G4/19 Decision on the Prohibition of Double Patenting  

Under most jurisdictions two patents cannot be granted to the same applicant…


Diversity in the IP World

 Gender equality, BAME representation and diversity in a wider sense has taken…


World IP Day 2021 - IP and SMEs: Taking Your Ideas to Market

World IP Day was initiated by the World Intellectual Property Organisation…


G1/19 Decision on the protection of simulation inventions

The implementation of models and simulations plays an important role in…


Shaping the Scottish tech sector in 2021 and beyond

Last summer the Scottish Government published a review of the Scottish tech…


Brexit and Intellectual Property

So here we are, the transition period is coming to an end on 31st of December…


Key decision of the UK Supreme Court on the enforcement of Standard Essential Patents

Industry standards play a key role in promoting the adoption of new…


Oral proceedings before the EPO examining division

During prosecution of a European patent application, the Examining division may…