Monthly Archives: July 2010

Posted by Cara Verwholt on

In response to the growth of IP in Africa and client requests, inovia is happy to announce today that Spoor & Fisher has joined our global agent network and will handle our PCT national stage entries into ARIPO.  With the … Continue reading

Posted by Jeff Shieh on

Validation costs for granted European applications can easily spiral out of control due to the translations required for many countries at this stage.  Translation costs can make up over 75% of the total cost for validation, and as a result, … Continue reading

Posted by Cara Verwholt on

Our inovia agent in China, AFD China Intellectual Property, has sent us two interesting news updates on patent examination quality and filing of IPR criminal cases: SIPO survey shows patent examination quality improved Results of a recent SIPO survey show … Continue reading

Posted by Jeff Shieh on

Looks like we’re not the only ones conducting surveys on US IP trends.  Researchers at the Berkeley Center for Law & Technology, the University of San Diego Law School and the Georgia Institute of Technology released a paper detailing the … Continue reading