Trademark applications break records in Europe and overtake patent applications in Spain, according to data from the first half of 2021

The Intellectual Property sector has started to publish data related to its development during the first 6 months of 2021. From the figures disclosed by some institutions, we are able…

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Companies with industrial property rights: higher revenue, more employees and higher wages

163% more employees, with 19% higher wages and 20% more revenue per employee. These are the advantages of companies with industrial property rights (patents, trademarks and designs) over those that…

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The Patent Office of the Cooperation Council of the Gulf will not accept new applications

On 5 January 2021, the Supreme Council of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf publicly announced its decision to stop accepting the filing of new patent…

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Impact of Brexit on industrial property rights

LAST UPDATE: 22 DECEMBER 2020 IMPORTANT UPDATE: According to the ratified withdrawal agreement between the EU and the United Kingdom, Union law will continue to apply to the United Kingdom…

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