EPO Patent Index 2022: The Number of European Patent Applications Continues to Increase
The European Patent Office (EPO) has recently published the Patent Index 2022 which presents an overview of the European patent applications filed and European patents granted by the EPO last year.
Enterprise Europe Network Celebrates Its 15th Anniversary
The world's largest support network for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with international ambitions Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) celebrates its fifteenth birthday this year,
EU Knowledge Valorisation Week 2023: Registrations Are Now Open
Registrations are now open for EU Knowledge Valorisation Week 2023 that brings together research and innovation actors to exchange experiences, discuss current trends and challenges, and highlight valorisation opportunities with a wide range of stakeholders.
U.S. Copyright Office new Guidance about copyright in AI-generated works – Coinbase case
This week, interesting new guidance from the U.S. Copyright Office and recent case law from the General Court.
The Andean opposition protocol comes into operation
The Andean opposition protocol for the management of Andean oppositions in trade mark matters came into operation on 1 March 2023.
Guest article from Abacus IP - 20 Years of Patent Law in Cambodia: Milestones and Future Outlook
Last month marked the 20th anniversary of the Cambodian patent system. Such major milestones are an opportunity to look back on how the law and practice have developed, and discuss what changes we might expect in the decades to come.
Samsung wins “S10” trade mark lawsuit – The General Court ruling about Gourmet
This week in the news, Samsung won a trade mark lawsuit about its “S10” name and a recent case law from the General Court.
Crocs, the informed user and the overall impression
This month, we focus on a recent design case involving the famous Crocs brand.
MoU signed between INPI Brazil and DKPTO
The Danish Patent and Trademark Office (DKPTO) and the Brazilian National Institute of Industrial Property (INPI) have just signed a Memorandum of Understanding for a new start phase of bilateral cooperation in Intellectual Property between the two entities.
Out Now: New IP Special "Knowledge Valorisation in R&I Collaborations"
European IP Helpdesk team has just published a new thematic package focusing on “Knowledge Valorisation in R&I Collaborations” It includes a variety of helpful resources that explore the valorisation of research results and scientific knowledge in further detail.