Forget the US, when it comes to patents per person Switzerland rules the roost in Europe 17 Jan 13
Joff Wild The European Patent Office has put out a press release providing some information on patent filing and awards activity in 2012. It reports all time highs for both applications received (258,000) and grants made (65,700), up 5.7% and 5.8% respectively. According to EPO president Benoît Battistelli: “This new peak in European patent filings for...
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