Welcome to our news blog, below are relevant IP news stories from around the globe.

Death of a Ringtone

The White Paper “Death of Ringtone” by Waves Associates Ltd discusses how Nokia’s smartphone software strategy failed and ultimately killed the brand.

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10th December, 2014

Changes to parody of copyright works

On 01st October 2014 UK legislation will change to allow the parody of copyright works.

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1st October, 2014

Small manufactures in England set to make the most of a strengthening UK economy

In the latest Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS) Barometer Report,  67% of companies questioned are focusing on the UK market for future growth,noting that increasing sales in their domestic market offered the best chance of expansion.

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12th September, 2014

Is the UK able to sustain the exploitation of valuable intellectual property?

There are many sources of positive evidence supporting the important contribution that intellectual property (IP) makes to the UK economy, both in delivering growth, competitive advantage and sustaining revenues.

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8th September, 2014

China & UK Intellectual Property Trade Mission

A UK government trade delegation has begun a five-day visit to China focussing on issues involving intellectual property (IP), aimed at boosting confidence of British firms doing business with China.

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8th September, 2014