Patent Knowledge News

19.7.2021
From Euro 2020 to innovation in sports shoes

To play football you need patented shoes.

 
19.7.2021
What if the unexpected happens?

Force majeure in Asian patent legislation and its impact on the patent system

 
19.7.2021
Did you know that … … it's easy to change the text size in new Espacenet?

All you need are your browser zoom options.

 
19.7.2021
Patenticulars

Solution to the patenticulars challenge from the last issue.

 
5.7.2021
New improvements in the European Patent Register

As a result of the EPO’s strategic plan SP2023, the latest release of the Register in June 2021 brings data improvements for the benefit of our users.

 
5.7.2021
Did you know that … you can adjust the size of panes in Espacenet?

Do you sometimes wish you could see the complete title in the result list? Or the drawings enlarged? Or even large parts of the description in one go?

 
5.7.2021
Patenticulars

When is the next annual fee payment due for granted Japanese patent JP6534571B2?

 
21.6.2021
PATLIB 2.0

Europe's capacity for great innovation is one of its key assets in securing a bright future. Innovation needs strong IP. The EPO is playing its part in that through its PATLIB 2.0 project, aimed at giving a new boost to the network of over 330 "PATLIB" IP support centres in Europe.

 
21.6.2021
Did you know that… Espacenet is keyboard accessible?

In Espacenet, we've made it easy for you to find your way around without ever needing to use a mouse.

 
21.6.2021
Adding EP Register data to the EPO worldwide legal event database (INPADOC)

The main source of EP procedural data for the INPADOC database has until now been EP bibliographic data (EBD), which contains the information referred to in Rule 143 EPC.

 
21.6.2021
Patenticulars

Ready for the first challenge in this new section? OK then… let’s go!

 
7.6.2021
Welcome to Patent Knowledge News

This is the EPO's new communication channel for anything and everything relating to patent data, patent information, and patent knowledge.

 
7.6.2021
EPO Patent Data User Day goes online in 2021

The EPO Patent Data User Day went online, providing information on bulk data sets and Open Patent Services (OPS) to active users.

 
7.6.2021
Quick navigation through the EPO's patent information data sets and tools

An overview of EPO products, services and data sets for your search, inspection and analysis purposes.

 
7.6.2021
The EPO's Global Patent Index – fit for your FTO search

Commercialising your product in a new market is a tricky process.

 
7.6.2021
Patenticulars

Yes, we know it's not a real word, but it made you curious, right?

 

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