United States Patent & Trade Mark Office (USPTO) – News & Resources

  • Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Virtual Road Tour
    by afootman on August 8, 2020 at 10:45 pm

    If you are an innovator, entrepreneur, researcher, or small technology firm owner, don’t miss your chance to learn about available funding, have a one-on-one virtual…

  • Argirenia “Renia” Z.
    by swatson on August 8, 2020 at 10:45 pm

    “Your career at the USPTO is a direct correlation of your motivation. You have opportunities to climb further without any obstacle, except yourself.” Meet Renia…

  • Laura N.
    by swatson on August 8, 2020 at 10:45 pm

    “Working with PTAB judges has reaffirmed my interest in working in patent litigation.”

  • Summary of FY 2020 Final Patent Fee Rule
    by jyoung on August 8, 2020 at 10:45 pm

    Final Rule: Setting and Adjusting Patent Fees during Fiscal Year 2020 The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is setting or adjusting patent fees…

  • Mitchell F.
    by swatson on August 8, 2020 at 10:45 pm

    “I liked the idea of spending some time in Washington, D.C. — a center of the intellectual property legal community. I also wanted to experience what it is like to work for the federal government. The USPTO was the perfect combination of those two aspirations.”

World Intellectual Property Office (WIPO) – News & Resources

  • Introducing WIPO PROOF: an interview with Francis Gurry
    by WIPO on June 30, 2020 at 6:00 am

    WIPO Director General Francis Gurry introduces WIPO PROOF, the latest in the Organization’s suite of IP business services and reflects on the broader issue of data governance and the importance of innovation and creativity in tackling current economic and health challenges.

  • Intellectual property, innovation, access and COVID-19
    by WIPO on June 30, 2020 at 5:59 am

    WIPO Director General Francis Gurry reflects on measures that can be undertaken by governments and market actors to enhance innovation performance and, specifically, innovation outcomes that will contribute to the mitigation and, ultimately, the resolution of the COVID-19 crisis.

  • Baidu’s AI-related patented technologies: Doing battle with COVID-19
    by WIPO on June 30, 2020 at 5:58 am

    Find out how China’s pioneering tech giant, Baidu, has been at the forefront of efforts to deploy its AI-based expertise and technologies to help overcome some of the key challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Drug repurposing and the COVID-19 pandemic
    by WIPO on June 30, 2020 at 5:57 am

    The COVID-19 pandemic has prompted worldwide interest in the repurposing of drugs such as remdesivir and dexamethasone. Repurposing can be crucial for delivering new treatments to patients, but also raises a number of IP-related questions.

  • Open innovation – Embracing collaboration
    by WIPO on June 30, 2020 at 5:56 am

    Innovation ecosystems are becoming ever more complex and diverse. As businesses across sectors look to innovate by collaborating with a more diverse range of partners, they are also looking to structure those collaborations in more open and flexible ways to provide quick access to new ideas and technology.

European Patent Office (EPO) – News & Resources

  • Celebrating diversity throughout Europe
    on July 30, 2020 at 10:00 pm

    To mark LGBT+ pride in Amsterdam, the EPO raises the rainbow flag at its office in the Netherlands

  • Summary published for user consultation on EPO Guidelines
    on July 30, 2020 at 10:00 pm

    The EPO has published the statistical summary of almost 150 submissions received from users in the first ever public consultation on the EPC and PCT-EPO Guidelines.

  • IP5 agree to strengthen co-operation to tackle global challenges
    on July 23, 2020 at 10:00 pm

    The heads of the world’s five largest intellectual property offices (IP5) convened for their 13th annual meeting, the first to be conducted by video conference, to take stock of major achievements in their co-operation initiatives over the past year, and address the priorities for IP5 co-operation in view of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • EPO President meets with Ibero-American IPOs
    on July 21, 2020 at 10:00 pm

    On Wednesday 15 July the President of the EPO, António Campinos, met with the Heads of the Ibero-American intellectual property offices. The virtual meeting replaced the annual EPO-IMPI joint event usually held in Geneva in the fringes of the WIPO General Assemblies.

  • Interest in 3D printing strongly on the rise
    on July 20, 2020 at 10:00 pm

    Joint EPO and EUIPO 3D printing conference draws participants from Europe and beyond

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