IP Network News

Section RSS

News from our network of national IP portals

Conference on Technology Transfer and Innovation Day in Slovenia

Conference on Technology Transfer and Innovation Day in Slovenia

Director of the Office for Intellectual Property as honorary spokesperson initially addressed the participants of the International Conference on Technology Transfer, entitled International Development Partnerships (Technology Transfer Conference – International Development Partnerships), which will be discussed today on the design and evaluation of intellectual property, financing innovation and the search for international partners, customers and […]

Director of the Office for Intellectual Property as honorary spokesperson initially addressed the participants of the International Conference on Technology Transfer, entitled International Development Partnerships (Technology Transfer Conference – International Development Partnerships), which will be discussed today on the design and evaluation of intellectual property, financing innovation and the search for international partners, customers and […]
Conference on Technology Transfer and Innovation Day in Slovenia

Conference on Technology Transfer and Innovation Day in Slovenia

Director of the Office for Intellectual Property as honorary spokesperson initially addressed the participants of the International Conference on Technology Transfer, entitled International Development Partnerships (Technology Transfer Conference – International Development Partnerships), which will be discussed today on the design and evaluation of intellectual property, financing innovation and the search for international partners, customers and […]

Director of the Office for Intellectual Property as honorary spokesperson initially addressed the participants of the International Conference on Technology Transfer, entitled International Development Partnerships (Technology Transfer Conference – International Development Partnerships), which will be discussed today on the design and evaluation of intellectual property, financing innovation and the search for international partners, customers and […]
Renewed Convergence section on ETMDN portal

Renewed Convergence section on ETMDN portal

The Convergence Programme section of the portal has been completely revamped to introduce more resources and details on each of the common projects carried out by the members of the European Trade Mark and Design Network. The section is the central access point to the current status of the harmonisation efforts, and includes all relevant […]

The Convergence Programme section of the portal has been completely revamped to introduce more resources and details on each of the common projects carried out by the members of the European Trade Mark and Design Network. The section is the central access point to the current status of the harmonisation efforts, and includes all relevant […]
Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia

Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia

On September 10, 2014 Economic Chamber of North-West Macedonia, in partnership with the State Office of Industrial Property of the Republic and General Administration Patent and Trademark Office of the Republic of Albania, celebrated the opening of the Info Point Center in Tetovo, which will function within the project “Protection of the trademark products of […]

Cвечено отворање на Инфо Поинт Центар во Тетово

Cвечено отворање на Инфо Поинт Центар во Тетово

 На 10 септември 2014 година Стопанската комора на Северозападна Македонија (СКСЗМ), во партнерство со Државниот завод за индустриска сопственост на Република Македонија и Општата управа за патентирање и трговски марки на Република Албанија,  одржа свечено отворање на Инфо Поинт Центар во Тетово, кој ќе функционира во рамки на Проектот „Заштита на трговската марка на производите од […]

Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia

Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia

On September 10, 2014 Economic Chamber of North-West Macedonia, in partnership with the State Office of Industrial Property of the Republic and General Administration Patent and Trademark Office of the Republic of Albania, celebrated the opening of the Info Point Center in Tetovo, which will function within the project “Protection of the trademark products of […]

The post Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia appeared first on IP Македонија.

On September 10, 2014 Economic Chamber of North-West Macedonia, in partnership with the State Office of Industrial Property of the Republic and General Administration Patent and Trademark Office of the Republic of Albania, celebrated the opening of the Info Point Center in Tetovo, which will function within the project “Protection of the trademark products of […]

The post Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia appeared first on IP Македонија.

Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia

Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia

On September 10, 2014 Economic Chamber of North-West Macedonia, in partnership with the State Office of Industrial Property of the Republic and General Administration Patent and Trademark Office of the Republic of Albania, celebrated the opening of the Info Point Center in Tetovo, which will function within the project “Protection of the trademark products of […]

The post Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia appeared first on IP Македонија.

On September 10, 2014 Economic Chamber of North-West Macedonia, in partnership with the State Office of Industrial Property of the Republic and General Administration Patent and Trademark Office of the Republic of Albania, celebrated the opening of the Info Point Center in Tetovo, which will function within the project “Protection of the trademark products of […]

The post Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia appeared first on IP Македонија.

Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia

Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia

On September 10, 2014 Economic Chamber of North-West Macedonia, in partnership with the State Office of Industrial Property of the Republic and General Administration Patent and Trademark Office of the Republic of Albania, celebrated the opening of the Info Point Center in Tetovo, which will function within the project “Protection of the trademark products of […]

The post Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia appeared first on IP Македонија.

On September 10, 2014 Economic Chamber of North-West Macedonia, in partnership with the State Office of Industrial Property of the Republic and General Administration Patent and Trademark Office of the Republic of Albania, celebrated the opening of the Info Point Center in Tetovo, which will function within the project “Protection of the trademark products of […]

The post Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia appeared first on IP Македонија.

Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia

Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia

On September 10, 2014 Economic Chamber of North-West Macedonia, in partnership with the State Office of Industrial Property of the Republic and General Administration Patent and Trademark Office of the Republic of Albania, celebrated the opening of the Info Point Center in Tetovo, which will function within the project “Protection of the trademark products of […]

The post Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia appeared first on IP Македонија.

On September 10, 2014 Economic Chamber of North-West Macedonia, in partnership with the State Office of Industrial Property of the Republic and General Administration Patent and Trademark Office of the Republic of Albania, celebrated the opening of the Info Point Center in Tetovo, which will function within the project “Protection of the trademark products of […]

The post Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia appeared first on IP Македонија.

Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia

Official opening the Info Point Center in Tetovo, Macedonia

On September 10, 2014 Economic Chamber of North-West Macedonia, in partnership with the State Office of Industrial Property of the Republic and General Administration Patent and Trademark Office of the Republic of Albania, celebrated the opening of the Info Point Center in Tetovo, which will function within the project “Protection of the trademark products of […]

On September 10, 2014 Economic Chamber of North-West Macedonia, in partnership with the State Office of Industrial Property of the Republic and General Administration Patent and Trademark Office of the Republic of Albania, celebrated the opening of the Info Point Center in Tetovo, which will function within the project “Protection of the trademark products of […]
Apotex Inc. v. UCB, Inc.

Apotex Inc. v. UCB, Inc.

The Federal Circuit upheld a district court decision that Apotex’s patent was unenforceable due to inequitable conduct.  The patent related to a process for manufacturing tablets for high blood pressure treatment.  The patent claimed a “reacting” step, which during prosecution, the inventor argued earlier processes did not include.  The inventor submitted an expert declaration in […]

“Collective Interview for Relevant Invention Patent Applications Program” helps shorten the substantive examination term to seven (7) months at the earliest

“Collective Interview for Relevant Invention Patent Applications Program” helps shorten the substantive examination term to seven (7) months at the earliest

In order to improve the examination efficiency, TIPO launched a pilot program “the Collective Interview for Relevant Interview Patent Applications program (Collective Interview Program, CIP)” on June 13, 2011. Evaluation of the program shows that participants have experienced several benefits, including effectively advancing prosecution of a group of invention patent applications, enhanced understanding before issuance […]

In order to improve the examination efficiency, TIPO launched a pilot program “the Collective Interview for Relevant Interview Patent Applications program (Collective Interview Program, CIP)” on June 13, 2011. Evaluation of the program shows that participants have experienced several benefits, including effectively advancing prosecution of a group of invention patent applications, enhanced understanding before issuance […]
Oktoberfest 2014: thrill-packed rides thanks to patented technologies

Oktoberfest 2014: thrill-packed rides thanks to patented technologies

Over six million visitors in just 16 days. More than 6.7 million litres of beer served. The world’s tallest drop tower. Munich’s annual Oktoberfest – which begins this year on 20 September – is a showcase of superlatives. What many may not know is that the ‘Wiesn’, as it is colloquially known, is also a […]

Over six million visitors in just 16 days. More than 6.7 million litres of beer served. The world’s tallest drop tower. Munich’s annual Oktoberfest – which begins this year on 20 September – is a showcase of superlatives. What many may not know is that the ‘Wiesn’, as it is colloquially known, is also a […]
Double electronic signature for joint requests in oppositions

Double electronic signature for joint requests in oppositions

The Office for harmonization in the internal market has lounched a double electronic signature for joint requests which can help you save time. If you are involved in an opposition, you and the other party can electronically submit a joint request to OHIM to ask for a change in the proceedings. Even in an opposition process, the […]

The Office for harmonization in the internal market has lounched a double electronic signature for joint requests which can help you save time. If you are involved in an opposition, you and the other party can electronically submit a joint request to OHIM to ask for a change in the proceedings. Even in an opposition process, the […]
95 years of the Industrial Property Office of the Czech Republic

95 years of the Industrial Property Office of the Czech Republic

To mark the 95th anniversary of the Industrial Property Office of the Czech Republic, a major conference on IP is being held in Prague today, with a full range of international speakers. The theme of the conference is “Protection of Intellectual Property in Europe”, and speakers include the Director General of the World Intellectual Property […]

To mark the 95th anniversary of the Industrial Property Office of the Czech Republic, a major conference on IP is being held in Prague today, with a full range of international speakers. The theme of the conference is “Protection of Intellectual Property in Europe”, and speakers include the Director General of the World Intellectual Property […]