• China most active trademark nation according to 2012 report

    In Thomson Reuters 2012 Trademark Report, the top trademark trends are explored, painting a picture of the evolving trademark landscape. Topics covered are for example; the importance brand owners place…

  • Brand owners applying for top level domain seek their own constituency group

    Brand owners that have applied with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) for their brand’s top level domain (TLD) are seeking to create their own constituency group….

  • EPO ignites hope for relaxed divisional window

    In 2010, the Administrative Council of the European Patent Organisation amended Rule 36, EPC, relating to the filing of divisional applications. According to amended Rule 36, any divisional applications must…

  • India enters international trademark system

    India has entered the Madrid Protocol for the International Registration of Marks at the World Intellectual Property Organization. India is the fourth fastest growing economy in the world, the second…

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    Awapatent highly recommended by IAM Patent 1000

    Five patent attorneys from Awapatent are mentioned in the new ranking list IAM Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Practitioners 2013, which has been compiled by the magazine Intellectual…

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    Awapatent new associate member of IPXI

    Awapatent is now an associate member of IPXI, Intellectual Property Exchange International, Inc. IPXI is the world’s first financial exchange that facilitates non-exclusive licensing and trading of intellectual property (IP)…

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    Awapatent Denmark wins prestigious award

    Awapatent Denmark has been awarded the 2013 Corporate Intl Magazine Global Award for: IP Law – Law Firm of the Year in Denmark.

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    World Intellectual Property Day on 26 April

    On 26 April every year, WIPO invites everybody to celebrate World Intellectual Property Day in order to promote discussion of the role of intellectual property in encouraging innovation and creativity….

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    Six new Authorized Patent Attorneys at Awapatent in Sweden

    Six additional patent attorneys at Awapatent have now passed the examination for the authorization as Swedish Patent Attorney. Awapatent now has more than 50 Authorized Patent Attorneys in Sweden. As…

  • Conflicts regarding the new top level domains

    Between January and April 2012 companies and organisations were given the opportunity to apply for their own unique top-level domain. ICANN (the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers), which…