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Job openings for patent examiners

Job openings for patent examiners

Vacancies for engineers and scientists If you an engineer or scientist interested in joining an international team at the forefront of technology, apply now for our Spring Selection Events for European patent examiners in Munich and The Hague. Apply online now The events will take place in Munich from 2 to 6 March 2015 and The Hague […]

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Vacancies for engineers and scientists If you an engineer or scientist interested in joining an international team at the forefront of technology, apply now for our Spring Selection Events for European patent examiners in Munich and The Hague. Apply online now The events will take place in Munich from 2 to 6 March 2015 and The Hague […]

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Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

Wishing you good health, happiness, and good cheer in the coming year. Have a wonderful Christmas and New Year ahead! The team of IP4all

Exclusive License Held to be Effective Assignment

Exclusive License Held to be Effective Assignment

In Azure Networks, LLC v. CSR PLC, Case No. 13-1459, the Federal Circuit agreed with a district court’s finding that a co-plaintiff effectively assigned its patent rights and therefore lacked standing to bring suit.  Azure Networks had donated the asserted patent to a non-profit, Tri-County.  Tri-County subsequently signed an exclusive license agreement with Azure, granting […]

Глобална анализа на барањата за ИС во 2013

Глобална анализа на барањата за ИС во 2013

Глобалните патентни апликации достигнаа серија силни годишни зголемувања во 2013 година, поддржани од двоцифрен раст во Кина, каде што биле поднесени 1 третина од патентните барања во светот. Апликации за трговски марки се зголемени  до скоро 5 милиони, исто предводени од Кина. На позадината на нееднаквото  темпо на закрепнување на глобалната економија, барањата за корисни […]

Before Filing an Administration Suit, an Appeal Should Have Been Filed First

Before Filing an Administration Suit, an Appeal Should Have Been Filed First

An official decision was made by the TIPO which deemed that the Claims 1 and 2 of a patent should be invalidated due to lacking inventive step according to the Patent Act, Article 22.IV. The patentee filed an Appeal up to the MOEA (Ministry of Economic Affairs, R.O.C.) arguing that the Claim 1 of the […]

Ново издание на Ницка Класификация

Ново издание на Ницка Класификация

Десеттото издание на Меѓународната класификација на стоките и услугите за регистрација на марки (Ницска Класификација) ќе стапи во сила на 1 Јануари 2015 година. Новото издание ќе биде достапно на страницата на Светската организација за интелектуална сопственост. Новата верзија на десетото издание на Класификацијата од Ница 2015 вклучува голем број на промени во однос на […]

Collateral Estoppel Cannot Apply in Claim Construction of an Unrelated Patent

Collateral Estoppel Cannot Apply in Claim Construction of an Unrelated Patent

In e.Digital Corp. v. Futurewei Technologies, Inc. Case No. 14-1019, e.Digital Corp. had asserted two patents against Futurewei Technologies in a California district court.  The patents at issue were the 5,491,774 (‘774) and 5,839,108 (‘108) patents.  The patents pertained to recording devices having a microphone and a removable, interchangeable flash memory.  The ‘108 patent was […]

New version of the Nice Classification 2015

New version of the Nice Classification 2015

A new version of the tenth edition of the International Classification of Goods and Services for the Purposes of the Registrations of Marks will enter into force on January 1, 2015. It will be available on the web site of the WIPO. The new version of Nice Classifications 2015 includes a number of changes with […]

Accelerated Examination for Patent Applications (AEP) in the field of Green Energy Technology Enhances the Efficiency of Patent Portfolio Thereof in Taiwan

Accelerated Examination for Patent Applications (AEP) in the field of Green Energy Technology Enhances the Efficiency of Patent Portfolio Thereof in Taiwan

In order to encourage the development of green energy technology and enhance the efficiency of examination, Condition 4 for applying for accelerated examination was added and has been effective from January 01, 2014. By getting the patent right quickly, it is expected to enhance the efficiency of patent portfolio in the field of green energy […]

Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America

Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America

A joint EPO-UNEP study: “Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America and the Caribbean” This joint study by the EPO and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) finds that Latin America and the Caribbean has considerable untapped renewable energy potential, which could be harnessed to serve the region’s rapidly growing energy needs. It […]

A joint EPO-UNEP study: “Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America and the Caribbean” This joint study by the EPO and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) finds that Latin America and the Caribbean has considerable untapped renewable energy potential, which could be harnessed to serve the region’s rapidly growing energy needs. It […]
Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America

Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America

A joint EPO-UNEP study: “Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America and the Caribbean” This joint study by the EPO and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) finds that Latin America and the Caribbean has considerable untapped renewable energy potential, which could be harnessed to serve the region’s rapidly growing energy needs. It […]

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A joint EPO-UNEP study: “Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America and the Caribbean” This joint study by the EPO and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) finds that Latin America and the Caribbean has considerable untapped renewable energy potential, which could be harnessed to serve the region’s rapidly growing energy needs. It […]

The post Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America appeared first on European Union.

Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America

Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America

A joint EPO-UNEP study: “Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America and the Caribbean” This joint study by the EPO and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) finds that Latin America and the Caribbean has considerable untapped renewable energy potential, which could be harnessed to serve the region’s rapidly growing energy needs. It […]

The post Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America appeared first on European Union.

A joint EPO-UNEP study: “Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America and the Caribbean” This joint study by the EPO and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) finds that Latin America and the Caribbean has considerable untapped renewable energy potential, which could be harnessed to serve the region’s rapidly growing energy needs. It […]

The post Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America appeared first on European Union.

Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America

Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America

A joint EPO-UNEP study: “Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America and the Caribbean” This joint study by the EPO and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) finds that Latin America and the Caribbean has considerable untapped renewable energy potential, which could be harnessed to serve the region’s rapidly growing energy needs. It […]

The post Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America appeared first on European Union.

A joint EPO-UNEP study: “Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America and the Caribbean” This joint study by the EPO and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) finds that Latin America and the Caribbean has considerable untapped renewable energy potential, which could be harnessed to serve the region’s rapidly growing energy needs. It […]

The post Patents and climate change mitigation technologies in Latin America appeared first on European Union.

Warning – beware of approaches and requests for payment

Warning – beware of approaches and requests for payment

Warning – beware of approaches and requests for payment from firms purporting to publish and/or register European or international patent applications and European patents 1. Numerous European patent applicants and proprietors have informed the European Patent Office (EPO) that firms and individuals have sent them invoices inviting them to pay for the publication and/or registration […]

The post Warning – beware of approaches and requests for payment appeared first on European Union.

Warning – beware of approaches and requests for payment from firms purporting to publish and/or register European or international patent applications and European patents 1. Numerous European patent applicants and proprietors have informed the European Patent Office (EPO) that firms and individuals have sent them invoices inviting them to pay for the publication and/or registration […]

The post Warning – beware of approaches and requests for payment appeared first on European Union.

Warning – beware of approaches and requests for payment

Warning – beware of approaches and requests for payment

Warning – beware of approaches and requests for payment from firms purporting to publish and/or register European or international patent applications and European patents 1. Numerous European patent applicants and proprietors have informed the European Patent Office (EPO) that firms and individuals have sent them invoices inviting them to pay for the publication and/or registration […]

The post Warning – beware of approaches and requests for payment appeared first on European Union.

Warning – beware of approaches and requests for payment from firms purporting to publish and/or register European or international patent applications and European patents 1. Numerous European patent applicants and proprietors have informed the European Patent Office (EPO) that firms and individuals have sent them invoices inviting them to pay for the publication and/or registration […]

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