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TLIP Ltd – leading European Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys and Portfolio Management Support
Our clients’ commercial interests extend across the world. To support those interests, TLIP has appointed a network of approved overseas associate firms with expert local knowledge. We work together to provide you with a truly international service.
Unified Patent Court in Europe – Status April 2018
On 3 April 2018, Luxembourg deposited its instrument of approval for the Unified Patent Court. Since the UPC’s Court of Appeal will be in Luxembourg, it is one of four countries which much complete the process of ratification in order for the Protocol to come into force.
TLIP INVITED TO SPEAK IN USA ON PATENTING SOFTWARE AND BIOINFORMATICS
In March 2018, TLIP will present a seminar on the practice of prosecuting software patents before the UK and European Patent Offices in various locations including Minneapolis.
CHANGES TO EPO FEES AND FILING REQUIREMENTS
Anna takes a look at the EPO fee changes that come into effect on 1st April 2018 and the consequences in relation to filing formats
TLIP attorneys work in specialist technology and legal fields. Our attorneys include an astrophysicist, a synthetic chemist, an IBM patent engineer, an electronic engineer, a mechanical engineer and a toxicologist. Whilst we are mostly known for our original patent drafting and patent prosecution, we also advise our clients across all IP rights: including trade secrets, contracts and licensing. We combine this with a good dose of real life experience and learning from clients that continually push the boundaries of what is possible.