Category: Intellectual Property

IP, intellectual property, law, patent, trademark, copyright, designs, litigation

Action Estoppel

legal principle that holds that, where a party challenges the …

Adaptations

Movie industry and entertainment industry jargon for derivative works, e.g., …

Added Matter

Patent jargon related to priority and validity. A patent’s claims must …

Advance

A term usually arising with respect to copyrightable works such …

Aesthetic

In intellectual property; this usually refers to part of what …

Agent, Patent

Someone who is a member of a specialized patent prosecution …

AIPLA

Acronym for the American Intellectual Property Law Association, to which …

AIPPI

Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle (International …

AIPPI

The International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property, (Association …

All-Elements-Rule

Infringement rule in patent law present in all jurisdictions that …

Amendment

In the context of a patent application, this normally means …