May 2014
Global IP

Google and the right to oblivion

So much has been written and commented on the Judgement of the European Court of Justice regarding the possibility to request a search...
Feb 2014
Global IP

PPH-Mottaiani Agreement between the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office (OEPM) and the Patent Office of Israel (ILPO)

Under the Agreement PPH-Mottainai recently signed between the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office (OEPM) and the Patent Office of Israel...
Dec 2013
Global IP

Merry Christmas.

We wish all our clients, colleagues and friends a very merry...
Nov 2013
Global IP

Sénida Cueto reinforces Balder`s Patent department chemical team

Today Sénida Cueto will be starting her cooperation with BALDER, thereby reinforcing the firm’s chemical team. Sénida is a...
Oct 2013
Global IP

The Spanish PPH (Patent Prosecution Highway) continues to expand

Since October 2010 the Spanish Patent and Trademarks Office (SPTO) is signing bilateral agreements with Patent Offices in other countries...
Oct 2013
Global IP

Revised chinese Trade Mark Law

On 30 August 2013 third revision of the 1982 Chinese Trade Mark Law took place in an attempt to simplify a complex registration...
Oct 2013
Global IP

Saudi Arabia: Ms Bayan Alzahran became the first female lawyer able to practice

Though this news has nothing to do with intellectual property, we wanted to share with you the news published by Global Legal Post...
Oct 2013
Global IP

Government Shutdown in the US and the US Patent Office

The news with which we woke up today, the government shutdown as no agreement on the budget has been reached, has been all over our news....
Sep 2013
Global IP

Fees reduction in the United States Patent and Trademark Office

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) will reduce some fees as of January 1st, 2014, eliminating as well other fees, like...
Aug 2013
Global IP

Austria ratifies the international agreement on the Unified Patent Court

Austria has become the first country of the European Union to deposit its ratification of the International Agreement on the Unified Patent...