Thought Leadership

Throughout the year IAM publishes management reports and supplements which are designed to explore a range of issues that have an impact on the creation of IP value. Put together with the needs of a high-level corporate readership in mind, these special publications may focus on a particular industry area or jurisdiction; alternatively, they provide a range of views on strategic issues, such as litigation, monetisation and financing. Available in print and online formats, all management reports and supplements that IAM produces are written by the world’s leading experts in the areas covered.

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The Guide to IP Arbitration

This timely guide sets out how arbitration can be tailored to meet the needs of IP owners and dispels some of the myths surrounding its use.

Strategy 300 Global Leaders 2021

Since its inception the IAM Strategy 300 has featured leading figures in the IP world drawn from in-house, private practice, service providers and beyond. A slot in the 300 has quickly become a badge of honour for those who make the cut.

IAM Innovation & Invention Yearbook 2021

Welcome to the sixth edition of the Innovation & Invention Yearbook: Building IP value in the 21st century, previously known as the IAM Yearbook.

IAM Global Leaders 2021

Welcome to IAM Global Leaders: Interviews with the Pinnacle of the Patent Law Profession, a groundbreaking new publication featuring interviews with many of the world’s foremost private practice patent experts. 

Global Patent Litigation 2021

Global Patent Litigation Guide: Helping businesses navigate the new normal will provide vital insights for every IP owner interested in patent litigation around the world.

China: Managing the IP Lifecycle 2021

China: Managing the IP Lifecycle is a repository of timely reference information for users of China’s trademark and patent systems.

IAM Life Sciences: Key issues for senior life sciences executives 2020

The key IP issues that entities operating in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries may confront as they develop and roll out their business strategies.

The Global IP Awards: Key Insights from IP Leaders 2020

Thought leadership from legal industry leaders

India: Managing the IP Lifecycle 2020

Detailed articles exploring the key themes that emerge across the IP lifecycle in India.

IAM Japanese issue 8

IAM Japanese – dedicated to providing Japan's rapidly developing IP value creation community with our unique market information and analysis.

IAM Yearbook: Building IP value in the 21st century 2020

A guide to IP strategy and monetisation, and the global legal framework within which they occur.

IAM Chinese issue 8

IAM Chinese – dedicated to providing China’s rapidly developing IP value creation community with our unique market information and analysis.

China: Managing the IP Lifecycle 2019/2020

Exploring the issues facing IP owners in China as they seek to secure, protect and commercialise their rights.

Patents in Europe: Helping business compete in the global economy 2019/2020

Patent prosecution, management and enforcement in Europe; includes country-by-country guides to litigation.

Management Reports

Annual IAM supplements and management reports take an in-depth look at specific areas of IP value creation concern and opportunity.. Read more


Leading lawyers and attorneys discuss how developments in different jurisdictions affect IP owners. Read more