European Patent Office applications reached a new all-time high in 2013 and the number of applications in Finland was the third highest in Europe measured by applications per million inhabitants.
Finland ranks high in patent statistics
Moreover, the Finnish Patent and Registration Office (PRO) received more than 1,700 applications for Finnish patents last year, roughly the same number as in recent years. The patent application process has been facilitated by the PRO’s new digital service.
UPC seen as a positive step
To continue reading, you need a subscription to WIPR. Start a subscription to WIPR for £455.
In-house feature articles, the archive and expert comment require a paid subscription. Subscribe now.
Want to give it a try? We are offering a two week free trial to the WIPR website – register and select “Free Trial” to begin access to the full WIPR archive and read the latest news, features and expert comment. Begin your free trial here.
Is your 2 week free trial about to end? Upgrade to a 12 month subscription for £455 now.
If you have already subscribed please login.
If you have any technical issues please email James Lynn on email@example.com.
PRO; UPC; PPH; OHIM.