4iP News


Climate change mitigation and patent value recognition

Climate change mitigation and patent value recognition

01 December 2015

This month, representatives from almost 200 countries have joined the annual United Nations meeting in Paris, known as Conference of the Parties (COP21), to address climate change issues.

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Understanding the multiple functions of the patent system

01 December 2015

4iP Council has published a new briefing paper on the multiple functions of the patent system

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Thomson Reuters publishes the 2015 Top 100 Global Innovators list

27 November 2015

For the fifth consecutive year Thomson Reuters has published its Top 100 Global Innovators list honouring world leaders in innovation.

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Is Europe doing enough for its SMEs when it comes to IP?

23 November 2015

Science Business has published a valuable report for Europe’s SME community and SME policy-makers entitled “Picking up where the banks left off: Can IP help small companies grow, and Europe’s economy revive?”

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Assessing the impact of Computer Implemented Inventions

25 September 2015

Fraunhofer researchers Rainer Frietsch and Peter Neuhäusler talk to 4iP Council about the need for sound data on patenting Computer Implemented Invention (CII).

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