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Demand for European patents continues to grow

Demand for European patents continues to grow

/ March 8, 2016 9:45 am

The number of European patent filings grew again in 2015 reaching a new high of nearly 279 000 (in 2014: 274 000, +1.6%). The figure is an indicator of the growing demand for patent protection from businesses worldwide. The EPO’s […]

2.1 million patent applications filed at IP5 offices in 2013, up 11%

2.1 million patent applications filed at IP5 offices in 2013, up 11%

/ December 5, 2014 10:44 am

More than 2 million patent applications were filed at the world’s five largest IP offices in 2013, an increase of 11% over 2012, according to a new report published jointly by the EPO, the Japan Patent Office, the Korean Intellectual […]

Smartflex Innovation Pte Ltd has its Patent Granted By  European Patent Office

Smartflex Innovation Pte Ltd has its Patent Granted By European Patent Office

/ September 4, 2014 9:12 am

The Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Smartflex Holdings Ltd (the “Company”) wishes to announce that its joint venture company, Smartflex Innovation Pte Ltd, has been granted European patent (patent no. 2545503), titled “Electronic Device Having a Chip and Method […]

BrainStorm Granted European Patent Covering  its Stem Cells for the Treatment of CNS Diseases

BrainStorm Granted European Patent Covering its Stem Cells for the Treatment of CNS Diseases

/ September 4, 2014 9:06 am

NEW YORK, PETACH TIKVAH (Israel)  – September 3, 2014 – BrainStorm Cell Therapeutics (OTCQB: BCLI), a leading developer of adult stem cell technologies for neurodegenerative diseases, today announced that the European Patent Office (EPO) has granted the company patent number EP1893747, […]

Chipmaker Qualcomm may face EU antitrust probe – sources

Chipmaker Qualcomm may face EU antitrust probe – sources

/ August 28, 2014 10:36 am

(Reuters) – Qualcomm, the world’s No. 1 mobile chipmaker, may face a European investigation related to a four-year-old complaint from a subsidiary of rival Nvidia Corp, three people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. An EU probe would come […]

Inagas gains EU Patent for SmartStart

Inagas gains EU Patent for SmartStart

/ August 28, 2014 10:30 am

Inagas, the industry leaders in the supply of gas filling machinery and testing equipment, is pleased to announce that its SmartStart filling lance has been granted a patent by the European Patent Office. Supplied with the popular Smartfill range of […]

European Patent Horizons Conference 2014 – EPHTEC – confirm National Physical Laboratory to speak on Microstructure Technology

European Patent Horizons Conference 2014 – EPHTEC – confirm National Physical Laboratory to speak on Microstructure Technology

/ August 21, 2014 10:17 am

European Patent Horizons in Technology and Engineering Conference 2014 confirm Simon Hall, Lead Scientist in Adaptive Optics  at the National Physical Laboratory present regarding Commercialisation and IP opportunities through advances in Optics and Photonics. Find out more on the full agenda for […]

Denmark moves EU step closer to creation of unified patent court

Denmark moves EU step closer to creation of unified patent court

/ August 21, 2014 10:00 am

Denmark has become the fifth European Union country to ratify an agreement that paves the way for unified patent protection for inventors across the EU and the creation of a unified patent court (UPC). Denmark’s decision followed a national referendum held […]

Trovagene Provides Update on Its Urine-Based HPV Test

Trovagene Provides Update on Its Urine-Based HPV Test

/ August 21, 2014 9:54 am

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Trovagene, Inc. (NASDAQ:  TROV), a developer of cell-free molecular diagnostics, announced today that results from two clinical studies will be presented at the 29th International Papillomavirus (IPV) conference for the Company’s urine-based diagnostic test for […]

STERTIL KONI AWARDED EUROPEAN PATENT FOR SKYLIFT

STERTIL KONI AWARDED EUROPEAN PATENT FOR SKYLIFT

/ August 14, 2014 9:38 am

Stertil Koni, the UK’s market leading manufacturer and supplier of heavy duty commercial vehicle lifts, has been awarded a European patent for its Skylift. Offering three models with capacities of 20, 25 and 35 tonnes, the Skylift is a revolutionary […]