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  • IP Stars PCT leaders report 2017: The top filing firms

    December 08, 2017

    This year’s leaders report reveals the top patent agencies and law firms behind the international PCT applications between 2014 and 2016

  • New IP firm launched in Europe

    September 26, 2017

    A new IP law firm, AIPEX, seeks to provide a unique IP service by offering a one-stop service through its independent member firms in 11 European locations

  • IP STARS Patent Handbook (2017) is now available

    August 01, 2017

    This year’s publication is the 21st edition of Managing Intellectual Property’s legal directory, and the biggest yet published

  • Unitary Patent and UPC: A progress report (May 2017)

    May 30, 2017

    UK government intends to honour ratification promise if re-elected in June; Business associations call on the UK and other EU member states to launch the system as soon as possible; UPC IT system improved; and latest UPC news on managingip.com include procedural issues and choice of representative

  • The Top 250 Women in IP (2017)

    May 23, 2017

    Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS has published its annual list of the leading female IP practitioners in private practice

  • MIP Global Awards 2017: The highlights

    March 15, 2017

    85 awards, including for corporate social responsibility and in-house achievement, were presented at Managing IP’s 12th Global Awards dinner at The Savoy in London last week. The photos from the event have also been published

  • Managing IP Global Awards Winners 2017

    March 10, 2017

    The Global Awards Dinner was held at The Savoy in London on March 9, with 300 guests from 89 firms and 44 countries

  • European Patent Reform Forums in Munich and Paris – the highlights

    September 13, 2016

    Brexit, the UPC and Unitary Patent were strongly in focus at the recent Managing IP European Patent Reform Forums, along with dedicated sessions on IT, TMT, pharma and dispute resolution

  • IP Stars 2017 research now underway

    September 05, 2016

    Research for the 2017 edition of IP Stars, Managing IP’s legal directory, starts today. Kingsley Egbuonu and Jennifer Ruther highlight some of the things you need to know and why IP firms and practitioners worldwide should participate by making a submission

  • Euromoney LMG Europe Women in Business Law Awards 2016 – shortlist announced

    April 27, 2016

  • Managing IP Global Awards 2016: the winners

    March 11, 2016

    Managing IP's 2016 Global Awards Dinner was held at The Savoy, London on March 10

  • International Patent Forum 2016: live updates

    March 09, 2016

    Refresh this page for the latest updates from the International Patent Forum 2016 at The Pullman St Pancras in London on March 9 and 10 (all times GMT)

  • Read this year's IP Stars patent rankings in full

    March 04, 2016

    Managing IP subscribers have full access to all IP Stars rankings, including the newly published tables of the top firms for patent work in more than 70 jurisdictions

  • Managing IP Global Awards 2016 - shortlists

    January 29, 2016

    Managing IP's annual Global Awards Dinner - held this year on March 10 at The Savoy in London - recognises the outstanding firms of the past year in Asia-Pacific, Europe and Latin America. Ahead of the awards announcement, we publish the shortlists for each category

  • Who’s moving firms in Europe?

    August 06, 2015

    In the first of a regular new roundup, we summarise recently announced partner moves in the UK, Germany and France

  • The 50 most influential people in IP

    July 27, 2015

    Our 13th annual list of the 50 most influential people in IP is the most diverse ever. But do you agree with our selections? Join the debate online and on Twitter using the hashtag #MIP50

  • Unified Patent Court: where will it be?

    July 20, 2015

    Luxembourg, France, Germany and the UK will host important sections of the UPC. Managing IP finds out about the buildings likely to be used, and what practitioners make of the plans

  • Gowlings and Wragge Lawrence Graham to merge

    July 08, 2015

    Canadian firm Gowlings and UK-headquartered Wragge Lawrence Graham will merge in January 2016, creating a law firm called Gowling WLG with more than 1400 lawyers and about 200 IP professionals

  • Standard essential patents and FRAND: the state of play

    June 16, 2015

    Important rulings on (F)RAND questions on both sides of the Atlantic are expected soon. Ahead of them, James Nurton rounds up other recent developments and decisions affecting standard-essential patents

  • European IP boutiques merge

    June 01, 2015

    Two IP boutiques are to merge this year, forming a 36-partner practice with offices in Amsterdam, Brussels, Düsseldorf, Madrid, Mannheim and Paris

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