Patent Newz Box – Nov 22,2017


Recently, World’s first Blockchain Patent sharing Alliance – BPSA @ Stanford University, Silicon Valley P R Newswire | Nov 02, 2017 A number of well-known blockchain enterprises from the US, Canada and China launched “the Blockchain Patent Sharing Alliance” (BPSA) in the Silicon Valley.  BPSA possesses three features of patent protection, cross-chain transactions, smart contract & for global blockchain…

Tech-Pic(k)_Nov,2017


Recently, Twitter announced that , its traditional limit doubles from 140 to 280 characters per tweet. “In late September, we launched a test that expanded the 140-character limit so every person around the world could express themselves easily in a tweet,” said Aliza Rosen, Twitter’s product manager. Most tweets will now fit 280 characters, up…

Patent Newz Box – Oct 23,2017


Recently, Blockchain – Registry of IP rights IPwatchdog | Oct 9 , 2017 Bitcoin is opening a new door for musicians and athletes to issue digital tokens in exchange for money. The tokens are validated by blockchain, a public ledger used for the authentication of digital currency transactions, and backed by copyright, trademark or other IP…

Patent Newz Box – Sep 13,2017


 Recently, IPOS: New practice of examiner-initiated informal communications with applicants LEXOLOGY | Aug 24, 2017 In current practice, communications between examiners and applicants are carried out formally via written opinions and responses. The Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) will be implementing a new practice of examiner-initiated informal communications. Under this, examiners may informally communicate…

Drawing Consistency in Design Patent


  A design patent is the only form of legal protection granted to the ornamental design of a functional item. The ornamental appearance for an article includes its shape/configuration or surface ornamentation applied to the article or both. The ornamental appearance of an item/article is illustrated by a line drawing which shows the different views…

Geographical Indication


Have you ever pondered how GI creates market value?     Geographical Indication, (GI) showcases and guarantees uniqueness, genuineness, specialty, quality and traditional value for a product. Additionally, the product has a competitive advantage, added value, global recognition and brand value, hence it creates its own market value to the territory. For example, the famous…

Patent Newz Box – July 20,2017


Recently, New Zealand shifts into the fast lane for patent prosecution by joining Global Patent Prosecution Highway (GPPH) THE NATIONAL LAW REVIEW | July 07, 2017 New Zealand has joined the Global Patent Prosecution Highway (GPPH) pilot programme. It is now possible to request accelerated examination of a New Zealand patent application based on the…

Patent Newz Box – July 07,2017


Global Statistics Report on Patent   Recently, Anti-Theft protection now improved as owner can Disable/Erase the stolen device remotely HOTHARDWARE | June 25, 2017 Microsoft new defense mechanism for lap/Notebook (specifically for always connected devices) looting, as the patent explains that making use of the same “emergency call” technology in cell phones, which helps to…

Patent Newz Box – June 28,2017


Global Statistics Report On Patent   Recently, Amazon gets patent for blocking online shopping inside a store ubergizmo | June 16, 2017 Amazon became online store major by several innovative steps to entice the customers. It’s latest patented innovation prevents the visitors of the Amazon physical stores mobile window shop for price comparison using the…