For your consideration we have gathered the latest in foreign patent filing news from the first week in June:
- The USPTO hosted a meeting of the world’s five largest IP offices, as they renewed their commitment to simplifying the application process .
- President Obama announced an order to crackdown on patent trolls to prevent individuals from abusing the patent system.
- A “major step forward for patent information” launched this week: the automatic Japanese-English machine translation service.
- Patent officials from China and the United States met recently to strengthen ties.
That’s all for this Friday morning. Be sure to check back in next week and follow us on Twitter @inoviaIP!