Intellectual property news and updates

‘THE ROYAL BUTLER’ trade mark opposed by The Queen

The trade mark was refused on the basis that it may falsely lead consumers to believe the applicant has Royal patronage or consent.

Additive Manufacturing: Quit being a part of the problem and start being a part of the solution

Additive manufacturing has previously been seen as being a major challenge for intellectual property protection but can it now be part of the solution?

Temporary fee changes at the UKIPO

Some temporary fee changes have been introduced by the UKIPO to help businesses impacted by COVID-19.

Unsolicited letters from Stern Young & Partners

A warning regarding unsolicited renewal reminders from a firm called Stern Young & Partners.

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