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Twitter has purchased more than 900 patents held by IBM and has entered into a separate cross-licensing agreement with the computing giant, the two businesses have announced. 04 Feb 2014
South Korean device manufacturer giant Samsung and Google have agreed a new cross-licensing patent agreement, the companies have confirmed. 27 Jan 2014
This guide was updated in April 2013.
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in September 2008. A patent is granted by a national patent office and will only give you monopoly rights in the country in which it is granted....
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in January 2012.
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in Januray 2012
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in February 2008. The end of 2001 was meant to herald a minor revolution in the way business protects its best ideas by giving a real boost to...
New rules that would stop universities from disclosing pre-published research would be welcomed by businesses that often partner with the institutions to fund research programmes, an expert has said. 22 Jan 2014
Taiwanese mobile device manufacturer HTC has said it will "resume shipment" of its One Mini device to the UK, together with the rest of its product portfolio, after the Court of Appeal lifted an impending sales ban on the One Mini. 13 Dec 2013
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