Unitary Patent Expands to Romania

The Unitary Patent system has been operative for a year now and generally seems…


EPO Official Fees

When entering the EPO regional phase, there are many variables that influence…


Greenbackers and Scintilla Announce a New Partnership

Greenbackers and Scintilla announce a new partnership to boost intellectual…


European Patent Office Revises Fees Regarding 'Micro Entities'

The European Patent Office regularly revises its official fee schedules and has…


European Patents can now be Extended to Georgia

The “European Patent” as we know it today originated in the late 1970’s. This…


AI: is there a ghost in the machine?

Furthermore, if there is: Where is Caspar hiding? Interest in artificial…


UPC Sunrise Starts This Week

Do you know those chain-reaction type obstacle courses (like this one!), where…


Welcome Suzanne Oliver - Director, IP Strategy

We are delighted to announce that Suzanne Oliver has joined us as Director, IP…


Opting Out From Jurisdiction of the UPC

The newly established Unified Patent Court will eventually have exclusive…


Unitary Patent & UPC Start Date

The UPC Agreement will enter into force on 1 June 2023.   It has been a…