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Patents can be defined as an exclusive government-granted right for an invention (a product or process), which allows its owner to exclude others from making, using, or selling the patented technology...
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4D printing adds a new dimension to the process: time. Whereas 3D printing technologies allow users to construct a 3D product, 4D technologies allow a 2D product to gradually change its shape over time...
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World Intellectual Property Day is celebrated on April 26 and, this year, with the theme chosen by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO): "IP and Youth: innovating for a better future".
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In Intellectual Property systems there are many deadlines that applicants and owners have to comply with. So, missing a deadline is a mistake that should always be taken into account.
Inventa
Now, the implementation of a much simpler and less expensive European patent system is highly expected for the second half of 2022.
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The European Patent Office has recently announced its new fees, especially filing, search, examination, and renewal related fees, starting from 1 April 2022.
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This is a new case of applying to register a sound mark which gained notoriety in the news media and, once again, was rejected owing to the absence of a distinctive character – sound marks are eligible for registration, though not all.
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At first glance, registering a trademark internationally may appear a simple task for companies seeking to protect their mark in various countries.
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NFTs (nonfungible tokens) are the hot topic of 2021 and will possibly remain so throughout this decade, due to their technical properties.
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The presence of brands in the metaverse, depending on the adopted concept, is not a future fact.
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The Chinese organizations have been investing in several European markets, and an effective protection by means of the patent system is comprised in the strategy of said organizations.
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There is a grey area of protection for works of applied art, either by copyright or by design, both intellectual property rights which have different criteria of protection.
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In 1991 due to the disintegration of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), Ukraine regained its independence and a new era for the Ukrainian economy began.
Inventa
Sanctions. The word we hear the most these days. The target is only one: Russia. Due to the unjustified invasion of Ukraine and all the devastation caused to the country and its people.
Inventa
A patent prosecution process carried by a patent office takes a significant time lasting usually from three to six years.
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WIPO published the 14th Global Innovation Index (GII) in September. This year's edition was dedicated to tracking innovation through the covid-19 crisis and explores several key indicators...
Inventa
The intellectual property (IP) firm Inventa completed 50 years.
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Currently, resulting from those applications, there are 7.805 registered EUTM that consist of or include Chinese, Japanese and / or Korean characters.
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Every year, since the year 2000, World Intellectual Property Day is celebrated on April 26.
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Inspired by Article 6 quinquies of the Paris Convention, Annex 3, Article 3(c) of the Bangui Agreement provides that a trademark cannot be registered if "it is contrary to public policy...
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