The European Inventor Award 2017 – Nominations are now open

For the twelve consecutive year the European Patent Office (EPO) and the European Commission will grant an award for the European Inventor of the Year. Entries for the European Inventor Award 2017 must be submitted by October 12, 2016. The Awards are presented in the...

ITEM’s contribution to the Manual Industrial Property (MIP)

ITEM’s patent attorney Tatjana Jeršan and ITEM’s managing partner Gregor Maček have contributed information on Slovenian jurisdiction to the Manual Industrial Property (MIP), published online by Wolters Kluwer Law & Business. The MIP contains practical information...

Launch of .eu domain name in Cyrillic

EURid – the European Registry for Internet Domain Names announced that on June 1, 2016 they will launch .eu in Cyrillic (.ею). According to EURid, all policies, procedures and features available for .eu will also apply to .ею. This for example includes Terms...