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JDD Analysis of the PEB 2019 exam results

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Pass rates for all candidates taking the Final Diploma (FD) papers in the PEB 2019 exams fell significantly for FD1, FD2 and FD3. The pass rate rose marginally for FD4 but remained near its twenty year low. The FD1 pass rate was 57% for those attending JDD FD1 courses in 2019. This compared to a pass rate of 39% for other …

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The COVID-19 crisis and its impact on our courses – how we are responding [an update on 1 August]

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The Patent Examination Board announced on 17 July 2020 that the October 2020 qualifying examinations would go ahead, but would be held online instead of at examination venues. With the UK Covid-19 alert level at 4 in early June, we decided to hold our June-August 2020 revision courses for PEB 2020 remotely, using Zoom or Microsoft Teams, instead of face-to-face. …

Breaking News: EPO announces 16-19 March 2020 EQE exams (and Pre-exam) cancelled (or postponed) because of Covid-19

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The EPO has announced today (5 March 2020) that, “in response to the latest developments regarding the spread of the COVID-19 (novel Coronavirus) and in line with the precautionary measures taken by the EPO, the Supervisory Board of the European qualifying examination has decided to cancel the EQE (pre-examination and main examination papers). The Supervisory Board is currently assessing whether …