June

  • , General news

    Agreement reached on renewal fees for Unitary patent

    The level of the renewal fees for the unitary patent has been set. Last week, the Select Committee of the Administrative Council of the EPO agreed that the renewal fee for a unitary patent (covering 25 EU member states) is on level with the sum of renewal fees in the four most frequently validated…

  • , General news

    IP-owning companies perform better

    According to a new report, businesses that own IP rights generate more revenue per employee, have more employees and pay higher salaries than those that do not. The study is presented by the Observatory on Infringements of IP rights . The study found that IP owners had an average revenue per employee…

  • , Awa news

    High rankings for Awapatent in IAM Patents 1000

    In the 2015 edition of the IAM 1000 – The World's Leading Patent Professionals , Awapatent receives high rankings – the firm itself as well as its attorneys. Sweden Prosecution – highly recommended Transactions – recommended Litigation – ranked (as the only IP firm, the other ones are…

  • , Awa news

    Article by AWA Asia counsel in World Trademark Review

    An article written by Ai-Leen Lim and Lawrence Yeung of AWA Asia was published in the April issue of World Trademark Review. Read it here: Beijing Higher People's Court considers evidence of use in non-use cancellation actions (PDF document, 249 kB)