The Japanese automaker is ‘opening up’ patents related to hybrid electric vehicle technology that it has previously licensed to Nissan, Ford, Subaru and Mazda, in a move that expands on its previous fuel cell pledge
It was a positive fourth quarter of 2018 for US patent sales as an infographic put together based on data supplied by AST shows
The EPO’s annual report for 2018 was published today and shows that filing levels are up, grants have surged, the US leads, China slows and Siemens is number one
IAM's annual benchmarking survey is designed to identify the key concerns of senior decision makers in areas such as deal-making, valuation, patent office performance, top litigation venues and policy
Although female patentees are becoming more common – particularly in areas such as pharma and biotech – the rate of growth is slowing, suggesting that a lot more work needs to be done before equality between the sexes is achieved
Senior decision makers from a wide range of companies are already confirmed to attend as demand for tickets exceeds the rate for last year's sell-out event in San Francisco
The annual search for outstanding individuals to induct into the IP Hall of Fame starts today and we want your help.
The Asia IP Elite identifies companies and institutions in the region that have world class IP functions. Here we introduce the 18 latest additions and explain why they have made the cut
Law and attorney firms from around the world recognised for their outstanding work in litigation, prosecution and transactions during 2018
As global efforts to mitigate the effects of climate change become increasingly urgent, new developments in solar technology are fuelling a surge in IP
In exclusive interview with IAM, after confirming as a speaker for IPBC Global 2019, the former BlackBerry IP chief talks in-depth about life sciences and high tech convergence - and the many patent opportunities that creates
New IAM research reports identify the key trends shaping the global IP market – and tell you how to respond
The $1 billion deal emphasises that for IP professionals a detailed understanding of data-related issues is set to become essential
The rise of disruptive new technology means that everything you thought you knew about making money from IP is set to change
Services at the FDA could “grind to a halt” in a matter weeks if the budget deadlock between President Trump and Democrats continues. Major disruption at the USPTO and in the courts may also be on the cards.