The authorS Cees Mulder & Nyske Blokhuis
Cees Mulder studied physics and chemistry at Utrecht University. After completing a PhD in Physics at Leiden University, he joined Philips Electronics first as a researcher and later in the patent department. He became a Dutch patent attorney in 1997 and a European patent attorney in 1999.
From 2001-2009, he was one of the founding partners of DeltaPatents.
From 2009-2021, Cees was a lecturer of industrial property law at the Faculty of Law of Maastricht University. In 2017, he was appointed professor of "European Patent Law in a Global Context".
Cees is a frequent speaker at seminars organised by the Institute of Professional Representatives before the European Patent Office (epi) and the European Patent Office.
Since 2003, Cees has been the author of the book: The Cross-Referenced Patent Cooperation Treaty (published annually).
Cees is co-author of the book: Proceedings before the European Patent Office - A Practical Guide to Success in Opposition and Appeal (2nd edition, 2020).
Nyske Blokhuis and Cees Mulder are authors of the books:
- Smart in C - A simple and efficient methodology for EQE Paper C
- Tactics for D - A methodology for EQE Paper D.