Friday Foreign Filing Roundup

Here’s a recap of the foreign filing/patent law news from the week of October 3:

  • The EPO announced the accession of Finland to the London Agreement, which comes into force on November 1.  Read more from Managing IP.
  • Steve Jobs, who passed away this week, is listed by the USPTO as having over 300 patents.  Read more about the patents that changed our lives from the Washington Post. 
  • AUTM survey shows increase in university patent filings in FY2010 (via Patent Docs).
  • Reminder: The PCT Learning Center is hosting a Comprehensive PCT Seminar in Atlanta October 17-18.  inovia blog subscribers can get 10% off the cost of registration; call 571.212.3868 and mention inovia to register.  Learn more here.

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Have a great weekend!


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