Foreign Filing Roundup W/O 19 September 2016

Foreign Filing Roundup W/O 19 September 2016

Good afternoon. Please read on for the latest updates in intellectual property news from the week of September 19th:

  • Join RWS inovia and Managing IP Magazine for a complimentary webinar as we discuss Brexit and implications for the Unitary Patent (UP), the Unitary Patent Court (UPC) and other important patent related issues on October 18th. Sign up here.
  • According to Managing IP Magazine, filings have increased after the Brexit referendum, with more originating from overseas entities. Read the article here. 
  • Our Director of Marketing, Larsa Davidson, sat down with Intellectual Property Magazine to discuss foreign filing trends from last year and strategies of US and European applicants. Read here. 
  • Check out Benoît Battistelli’s blog where he shares his thoughts on current issues. The EPO President’s latest article talks about his recent worldwide tour where he traveled from Manhattan to Milan. We were lucky enough to hear him speak at the IPO Annual Meeting in NYC. Read here. 

That’s all for this week. Check back next Friday for more updates on foreign patent filing.