Red carpet for Semiconductor Technologies at the USPTO

According to the Semiconductor Industry Association[1], more than 1 trillion…


I Still Know Your IP Expired Last Year

Here it is, the long awaited sequel to our previous blog post: I know your IP…


European Patents can now be Extended to Georgia

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


The European Patent Office Abolishes the “10-day Rule”

The European Patent Office Abolishes the “10-day Rule” If you are not in the…


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…


UKIPO Resumes Normal Operations

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


World IP Day - Innovate for a Green Future

Innovate for a green future Each year on the 26th of April the World…


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…