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…


What to do if you think your patent is being infringed

Consider the following scenario. After a year or two of patent pending, you…


Oral proceedings before the EPO examining division

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


Can an AI be an inventor or an author?

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


Female Inventorship in STEM

It is a well-known fact that there is a big gender gap in the STEM sector. The…


IP Protection for a Mobile App

So, you’ve worked for months (or years) on getting version 1.0 of your…


IP Audit Scheme

The IP Audit scheme is a government funded program that has now been in place…


When is the right time to disclose an invention?

This is a question we get asked quite often and sometimes there is no easy…