UKIPO Resumes Normal Operations

Over the last few months the normal operation of the UKIPO has been affected by…


Oral proceedings before the EPO examining division

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


IP Deadline Extensions

[Written on 19 March 2020]. Various intellectual property offices have…


Can an AI be an inventor or an author?

Despite the hype, there have been many amazing breakthroughs in artificial…


Let's not panic about Brexit

So, it looks like the UK has voted to leave the EU. Like other areas, the way…


Intellectual Property Bill passes through parliament

Last week highlighted the importance of intangible assets in the UK economy and…