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…


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…


The UK Has Ratified the Unified Patent Court Agreement

On World Intellectual Property Day, the UK ratified the Unified Patent Court…


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…


CJEU Decides Not To Break The Internet - For Now

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) recently made a ruling in the…


EPO Rule Changes – Divisionals and Unity of Invention

The European Patent Office have recently announced some upcoming changes in…