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Patent Office

a government department that issues patents
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With effect from 1 July 2019, the European Patent Office (EPO) will be extending its PPH pilot programme with IP Australia, thus enabling applicants at both offices to continue obtaining patents more quickly and efficiently.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 18, 2019-Regeneron reports decisions from the US and EU Patent Office to invalidate Immunex patents claiming antibodies to the IL-4 receptor
The GCC Secretary-General commended the ongoing efforts of the GCC Patent Office and the Intellectual Property Training Center to enhance cooperation relations with international patent offices, and benefit from their expertise in this vital field.
"German patent figures pay testimony to the innovation work done in German companies: with over 12,500 patents granted at the European Patent Office in 2010, Germany's share is almost twice as large as that of France and the U.K.
Times have changed, explains Shigeo Takakura, senior chief examiner at the Japan Patent Office and counselor for intellectual property rights policy in the Cabinet Office.
(OTC:BICR), New York, has announced that following its application in 1997 for the new patent "Coral block-bone cells," it has received approval for its patent in France from INPI (Institut National de la Propriete Industrielle) the French Government Agency Patent Office.
Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) has announced that fully indexed patent records for key patent offices are now appearing in the CAplus database within 30 days from the issue date.
Patent offices have been established in Delhi, Chennai, Kolkata and Mumbai and necessary physical and IT infrastructure is established in all the patent offices.
The company anticipates favorable outcomes in other countries as well, because many patent offices worldwide consider the status of related European cases to be highly relevant to the decision to grant patents.
Patent records are now available in the CAplus database within 2 days after the patents are issued by the U.S., Japanese, and World (WIPO) patent offices. Hypertext links take researchers directly from CAS services to full-text patent documents at the U.S.
It contains images of complete pharmaceutical patent specifications from the Patent Offices in the U.K., U.S., Japan, France, Germany, the European Patent Office (EPO) and the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT).
The event, which key leaders of patent offices of more than 50 countries visited, is held in Tokyo , the capital of Japan, on February 22-23, 2018 .