Kings of Europe: why do the 'big four' dominate IP?
As France, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK are generally considered Europe’s IP ‘powerhouses’, Managing IP asks why and considers whether similar-sized jurisdictions can compete
Take a glance at the annual patent and trademark filing statistics in Europe and the same names appear.
France, Germany, the Netherlands, and the UK (alongside major markets like the US, Japan and China) regularly dominate the top 10. ...
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