The USPTO missed out on a significant chance to have a major impact with its choice for the 10 millionth patent, according to Matt Troyer, director of patent analytics at IP services provider Anaqua. “The news definitely made some noise,” he told…
Chinese electronics major’s general counsel will chair the new independent service provider. China is still showing strong demand for high-level IP strategy advice.
Johns Hopkins and the University of Wisconsin both had research collaborations come under the microscope for IP reasons last week.
Data analysis reveals sparsely populated IP landscape and, with many big companies yet to enter the fray, “once-in-a-generation” opportunities for innovators
National Assembly approves Patent Law amendments to impose punitive damages and lower the burden of proof for rights holders
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
The newest members of IAM's IP Asia Elite give us the inside scoop on what makes a great IP function tick
Japan Inc is not on board with the JPO’s plans to boost damages and bring in new discovery procedures
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
The annual search for outstanding individuals to induct into the IP Hall of Fame starts today and we want your help.
Patent focus has shifted to energy storage as cost-effectiveness achieved for wind and solar power, but the failure to address the role of IP hinders transfer mechanisms
After calling off ITC investigation, South Korean company will receive royalties from Hong Kong-based supplier to brands like DJI, Oppo and Apple
Firms welcomed tougher measures against infringers at IPBC Korea 2019 last week, but there are concerns about a recent initiative to attract more foreign litigants through the use of English-language hearings
Five years into a decade-long non-aggression pact, LG Chem says SK Innovation has been poaching its engineers to steal trade secrets
The world's leading event about IP value creation is taking place in Boston at the Westin Waterfront from 16th to 18th June, with over 500 delegates already signed up and space for more limited