4iP News


Claudia Tapia, 4iP Council Chair, presents on patent quality at LES General Assembly, Paris

12 December 2016

Following the publication of her article on patent quality this month in IAM magazine, Claudia Tapia Director of IP Policy at Ericsson and 4iP Council Chair was invited to share her work at the LES France general assembly held at the Cercle de l’Union Interalliée, Paris, last week.

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High visibility for 4iP Council at Brussels IP Summit, 1-2 December

09 December 2016

The value of empirical data and importance of evidence-based decisions on intellectual property policy was emphasised at the Brussels IP Summit earlier this month by 4iP Council, with a strong presence at a flagship event on IP policy.

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Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) magazine joins the discussion on patent quality

06 December 2016

Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) magazine’s Nov/Dec issue features a new article by Claudia Tapia, Director IP Policy at Ericsson and 4iP Council Chair

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4iP Council’s consolidation of data on patent invalidity shines a spotlight on patent quality in Europe

14 November 2016

In 2015 only 1 in 17,500 (0.006%) of all patents in force in Germany were declared invalid by a court

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Are restrictions on patent law necessary and meaningful? New report.

25 October 2016

4iP Council today announces the publication of new research on restrictions to patent enforcement.

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