Korean patent and trade mark filings increase in face of economic climate
Despite the downturn, IP applications in Korea are growing – and there are signs that patent quality is increasing
Data from the
Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) show that patent
filings, excluding utility models, increased by 7.6%, while
trade mark filings grew by 7.1% in 2012.
Utility model filings also increased by 5.2%, though they
account for a smaller percentage of...
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