20
Jul 2015
Latin America

Increase on the official fees of the Argentinean Patent and Trademark Office.

Increase of aprox. 20% on the official fees of the Patent and Trademark Office will be effective in Argentina as from August 1, 2015....
13
Jul 2015
Global IP

New qualified European Patent Attorneys at BALDER

Once again, good news for BALDER: two of our colleagues, Isabel Pato and Jesús Mancha, just passed the European Qualifying...
14
May 2015
Latin America

Imminent increase on the official fees of the Venezuelan Patent and Trademark Office

Further to our news dated April 9 please be informed that the expected increase on the official fees of the Venezuelan Patent and...
08
May 2015
Latin America

Novelties in Brazil

   While still awaiting resolution by the Brazilian Congress since a long time, we echo two bills particularly relevant...
15
Apr 2015
Latin America

Electronic filing of design applications in Brazil.

   Last 8 April 2015, the Brazilian Patent and Trade Mark Office published resolution No. 146/2015, which establishes that...
13
Apr 2015
Latin America

Grace period for payment of outstanding examination fees for patent applications in Paraguay

Following Resolution No. 04/2015 issued by the Paraguayan Patent Office on April 6, 2015, payment of the examination fee shall be...
09
Apr 2015
Latin America

Expected increase on the official fees of the Venezuelan Patent and Trademark Office.

Following a recent decision issued by the Venezuelan Government, the Patent and Trademark Office of this country is making arrangements...
08
Apr 2015
Europe

Toughening of penalties regarding IP issues

The new reform of the Penal Code approved in March will come into force on 1st of July 2015. This reform includes important changes...
23
Mar 2015
Latin America

Normalisation in the relations between the USA and Cuba.

As a result of the recent announcement of a normalisation in the relations between the USA and Cuba, a number of American companies are...
09
Feb 2015
Global IP

EPO signs new PPH agreements with Canada, Israel, Mexico and Singapore

It is now possible to request accelerated prosecution under the PPH pilot program (Patent Prosecution Highway) signed between the EPO and...