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Patents

When do patents expire?

The answer to the question "When do patents expire?" depends on several factors, including the jurisdiction of their original registration.

Utility patent vs. design patent: What protections do they offer?

Understanding the utility patent vs. design patent distinction — and how these categories vary around the world — is vital to securing the right IP protection.

Closing in on the Unitary Patent and opt-out strategies

It is time to think about the advent of the Unitary Patent (UP) and the Unified Patent Court (UPC) later in 2022 or early 2023.

Your go-to guide to patent renewals

Receiving a patent grant is more than half the battle, but maintaining the exclusive rights to your invention for as long as possible is not as straightforward as might be imagined.

Can an AI think like an IP professional?

Discover what modern methodologies can offer your company and unlock your IP team's full potential.

EP Validation through Dennemeyer & Associates’ lens

Discover some of the critical issues that arise and how you can better manage the EP validation process.

为什么自由实施检索对初创企业至关重要?

自由实施检索(FTO)或防止侵权检索,是一个不应忽视的关键步骤,特别是对于初创公司和那些寻求外部资金的公司。

Associate Spotlight with Dirk Kromm

Get to know Dirk Kromm, Head of Patents for Dennemeyer & Associates' Germany office.

South Africa and Australia tackle AI inventorship in patents

In recent years, artificial intelligence (AI) systems have been moving from the realm of science fiction into real life as advanced neural networks begin to find applications in various industries.

您能为“一个想法”申请专利吗?戳这里 get 答案!

要确保任何发明的专利权,您需要的远不止是“一个想法”。

巾帼不让须眉,女性的重大创新和发明

过去的社会往往不期望女性对科学、技术或商业领域做出贡献——但许多人恰恰这样做了,而且是以一些特殊的方式。

为什么专利在后疫情时代很重要?

为什么专利很重要?因为创新,尤其是技术方面的创新,在后疫情时代将是至关重要的。