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Our world is constantly changing. Whether it's business, law, regulation, culture or innovation, if you stand still, you're left behind. Here you will find the latest updates about the intellectual property industry, along with news about Franks & Co.


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17/03/2023 - European Patent Office To End The “Ten Day Rule”

The European Patent Office have announced that they are abolishing the “10

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27/02/2023 - Treatment of NFTs at the UK Trade Marks Registry

The UK trade marks office practice note is PAN 02 2023, concerning virtual

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22/02/2023 - Unified Patent Court will commence on June 01, 2023

There is now final confirmation that the Unified Patent Court (UPC) will

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23/01/2023 - Early Requests for Unitary Patent

The European Patent Office (EPO) is now accepting early designations of

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10/01/2023 - Notice to clients: Changes to fees from January 01, 2023

As from January 01, 2023 we have changed our professional fee rates in

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01/06/2022 - China joins the Hague System

On February 05, 2022, the Government of China deposited its instrument of

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16/03/2022 - Bona Vacantia

In the situation where an individual passes intestate, that is, without a

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16/02/2022 - Intellectual property protection for non-fungible tokens (NFT)

NFTs: A Revolution in Digital Asset Ownership or A Wild Western World of

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