02
Oct 2012
Global IP

Elena Alonso joins BALDER

Elena Alonso has joined today the Patent Department of BALDER. Elena is a Telecommunications Engineer and a qualified European Patent...
01
Oct 2012
Global IP

Isabel Pato joins BALDER

Isabel Pato has joined the Patent department of BALDER today. Isabel is an Industrial Engineer, majoring in Electronics, and has sixteen...
25
Sep 2012
Global IP

Christina Münter joins BALDER

Christina Münter has joined the Legal practice of BALDER today. Christina is a lawyer and has moved from one of the top Spanish...
17
Sep 2012
Europe

Ireland in the London Agreement

Con efectos desde el 3 de septiembre de 2012 la República de Irlanda es parte del Protocolo de Londres. No es, por tanto, necesario...
15
Sep 2012
Global IP

Blanca Fresneau joins BALDER

Blanca Fresneau has joined the Trademark practice of BALDER today. Blanca is a lawyer and a qualified Spanish Patent and Trademark...
14
Sep 2012
Global IP

The U.S. Patent System (update)

Further to our newsflash of September 6, 2012, we would like to point out that due to the changes to U.S. patent law, in PCT applications...
09
Sep 2012
Europe

New guidelines for examination of industrial designs in Spain

The Spanish Patent Office has published, on 30th August, the new guidelines for examination of industrial designs. These include as an...
07
Sep 2012
Latin America

Panama accedes to WIPO’s Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)

Panama deposited its instrument of accession to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) at WIPO on June 7, 2012, thus becoming the 146th...
07
Sep 2012
Europe

30th September 2012: An important deadline for owners of national UK trademarks

As of 1st October it will no longer be possible to merge British trademarks if applied for on different dates. This possibility of merging...
06
Sep 2012
Global IP

The US Patent System

The changes in the US Patent system brought by the Leahy Smith America Invents Act continue now with some new rules coming into effect on...