Protecting Your Cloud IP


The power of the cloud is the buzz that’s going to drive the IT industry in the years to come. In fact, it is expected that most of the software applications used today will be “cloudified” in the very near future. According to industry data...

IP Today: Practical Considerations for Entry into the U.S. National Stage from the PCT


A PCT applicant that designated the U.S. and is considering the filing of a U.S. national application2 is faced with two possible filing routes: (i) filing a national stage application under 35 U.S.C. §371 or (ii) filing a continuation or...

Changes Afoot on International Patents


THE EUROPEAN Patent Office (EPO) is currently available to conduct international searches and examinations for any Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) application filed in either the English, German or French...