Hi everyone! Here’s a roundup of the latest foreign filing/patenting news from the week of January 7th:
- The USPTO opened a new Patent and Trademark resource center this week, and it’s right in our backyard!
- It’s been exactly one month since the European Parliament adopted the unitary patent. This article details just how the patent system will be reformed and what applicants can expect.
- Companies are filing more U.S. patents than ever before, with IBM leading the innovation trend.
- WIPO has put together a FAQ guide outlining their newly-launched ePCT system. Read more >
Are you interested in a broader look at global intellectual property trends from the last year? Check out our annual report which offers a look at the foreign filing strategies of U.S. patentees.