Failure to file a patent opposition within a period of nine months from the publication of the grant leaves prospective contestants with no option but to challenge the patent by individually filing for revocation in the national courts of the countries applicable.
On March 1, 2018, the validation agreement between the European Patent Office and Cambodia will enter into force. Discover how validation agreements can streamline patent filings globally and help applicants reduce costs.
Find out what is “computer-implemented invention” and what strategies should inventors employ when trying to patent-protect their computer-implemented products.
Die Studie "The future of Intellectual Property" beschreibt, wie sich das Management von IP künftig verändern wird und leitet daraus Strategieoptionen ab.
Kazuya Sekiguchi and Martin Chatel shed light on possible benefits for European patent applicants seeking to protect their innovation beyond the European market
United States design patent law changes have streamlined international design patent application filing and the issuance of design patent protection worldwide.
In the information and knowledge age, Intellectual Property is a dominant force in commercial transactions comprising M&A and joint venture formation.
As a law firm in Singapore active in IP, you will be confronted with one question: “How can we effectively and efficiently manage our clients’ IP portfolio?”
South Africa's depository patent system merely examines patent applications for compliance with the requisite formalities deemed necessary for the patent grant.
Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) ruled en banc on the validity of patent claims in post grant review proceedings at the PTAB.