Category: Intellectual Property

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


International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants.


United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Utility Model

Another term for “Petty Patent,” a form of patent protection …

Utility Patent

In US usage means patents on useful things, methods or …


Refers to whether an intellectual property right is properly granted …

Vendor-First Clause

Provision in an agreement, typically a limited patent license, that provides …