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The latest news from CITMA and around the world of intellectual property.


Sector leaders commit to improving diversity

A group of more than 60 senior representatives from IP firms have signed a new pledge to provide visible and active leadership on improving diversity and inclusion.

29th Jul 2021 | News

IP at “the heart” of government strategy

A range of new measures, including IP being properly considered in lending decisions and helping businesses with their international IP, are part of the government’s new innovation strategy.

26th Jul 2021 | News

UK IPO's warning about priority filings

Just ten weeks remain until the filing deadline for UK priority applications based on rights that were pending at the EUIPO on 1st January 2021.

21st Jul 2021 | News

Higher Rights Advocacy Course accredited by IPReg

IPReg has recently accredited CPD Training’s Higher Courts Advocacy Course, open to attorneys who already hold the IPReg Higher Courts Litigation Certificate.

21st Jul 2021 | News

An unexpected career

Being a Chartered Trade Mark Attorney can be hard to explain, but how can you get into this rewarding profession? We asked HGF’s Director of Trade Marks Lauren Somers to explain her path.

20th Jul 2021 | Feature

New digital renewals service launched

The Intellectual Property Office (UK IPO) has released a new digital renewals service that aims to cut bulk renewal time for IP rights.

20th Jul 2021 | News

IPReg announces new board appointments

Chartered Trade Mark Attorney Justin Bukspan has been appointed to IPReg’s Trade Mark Regulation Board.

20th Jul 2021 | News

EUIPO sees record breaking numbers

The EU Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) has seen a 25% increase in the number of trade marks filed this year.

12th Jul 2021 | News
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