The European Patent Office (EPO) announced that it had reached its quota for the Collaborative Search and Examination pilot project after only two months and a half from launch. Here are the first promising results.
Help us free the oceans of plastic waste! All you have to do is participate in the IP Quiz and, for each correct answer, Dennemeyer will donate €2 to the World Wild Fund for Nature (WWF) to support their goal for nature to be plastic-free by 2030.
Dr. Christopher Brückner joins the international IP law firm Dennemeyer & Associates in Munich. He is a specialist in Supplementary Protection Certificates (SPCs) and the author of the only relevant commentary literature about SPCs.
Dennemeyer & Associates' Frosecution™ solution is a creative approach to patent preparations. In this article featured in WIPR - World IP Review, Steven Shape, Dr. Malte Köllner & Cary Levitt explain how one Dennemeyer office takes responsibility for the entire lifecycle of international patent applications, including filing and prosecution through to grant.
Dennemeyer & Associates is pleased to announce Victoria Friedman as the new Director of our US office. Victoria Friedman is an IP attorney specializing in client counseling, procurement and IP management. She represents some of the largest brand owners in the world.
The first IP Trend Monitor study, which focused on the impact of digitalization on the management of IP, has been finalized.
40 years ago, Chapter I of the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) entered into force. The PCT initially applied in 13 States. In 2017, Jordan became the 152nd state to join the system.
As the docketing industry has evolved, customers’ demands have also expanded. Dennemeyer's Russell Baylin, Docketing Services Manager for North America, writes about the 6 things to consider when selecting a Docketing service.
Dr. Anthony Carlick, European Patent Attorney at Dennemeyer & Associates, discusses the Unified Patent Court Agreement (UPC) in light of Brexit and attempts to make some predictions.
The Dennemeyer Group announces the acquisition of “octimine technologies GmbH”, an innovative startup company based in Munich, Germany. Octimine, founded in 2015, provides cutting-edge patent searching and patent analysis technology using artificial intelligence (“AI”).
Artificial intelligence always sounds easy but, in reality, big data analysis with artificial intelligence is a lot of work. Oliver Mayer, Senior Principal at General Electric - Global Research, puts the spotlight on big data and talks about patterns in patents.
For a UKIPO validity opinion, only newly raised grounds will be analyzed, but these can include insufficiency and added matter arguments, as well as arguments based on novelty and / or inventive step.
Nowadays, we would be hard pressed to find a company that does not have an online presence or, at least, does not invest in building one. Sabrina Machei, Rechtsanwältin at Dennemeyer & Associates, discusses keyword advertising with other party's trademarks and the legal assessment of their usage.