An enjoyable day spent with trainee examiners from the UK Intellectual Property Office and examiners from the Japanese Patent Office.
Insights: February 2019
Unitary patent: we provide an overview of the current status of the UPC system and what we might expect to happen in the coming year.
An EPO Board of Appeal has referred the question of double-patenting to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (EBA).
Concise guide to Brexit and intellectual property
Brexit and intellectual property – a guide
Brexit and intellectual property – FAQs in detail
A recent decision by the EPO Technical Boards of Appeal (TBA) departed from previous boards on how the novelty of the increased purity of a known compound is to be assessed.
The oil and gas industry values, and is placing a greater emphasis on IP. But how should these valued IP assets be protected?