WEBINAR – Brexit and IP – 27 July 2021
A webinar reviewing the impact of Brexit on IP Tuesday 27 July 2021 | 4 PM UK | 11 AM EST | 5 PM CET
G4/19: Prohibition on Double Patenting
The EPO's Enlarged Board of Appeal has confirmed the prohibition on double patenting.
‘Heartfulness’ – a lesson in distinctiveness
EU General Court decision confirms that a trade mark Applicant’s creativity does not automatically guarantee distinctiveness.
The MONOPOLY trade mark case and the ramifications for the practice of evergreening
Clarification on bad faith challenges to trade mark registrations before the EUIPO.
EPO Enlarged Board of Appeal decision G 1/19 (Simulations)
The EPO has issued its eagerly-awaited decision on G1/19, which deals with inventive step in inventions based on simulations read it here.
The Patent Box
Learn more about Patent Box, who can benefit, what makes a patent eligible, what are the benefits and more.
UK Budget to turbocharge the Patent Box?
Expected rise in corporation tax could amplify the benefits of the Patent Box regime
UK to launch agency to support high risk, high reward science
The UK Government has announced the creation of an Advanced Research & Invention Agency (ARIA) for identifying and funding transformational science and technology.
Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Act 2017
The Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Act, streamlines and harmonises provisions relating to unjustified threats to bring infringement proceedings for patents, registered trade marks, rights in registered designs, design right or Community