The Nightmare of Missing a Deadline – Special Focus on the 30-Month Deadline for Entering a National Phase of the PCT
(NEW ARTICLE) Canada, China, Germany, India, South Korea, Latvia, Mexico, New Zealand, the Philippines, and Poland. What do all these… Read more
Revised approach by EPO for Formal Entitlement for a Valid Priority Claim
(NEW ARTICLE) The recent decisions G1/22 and G2/22, issued by the Enlarged Board of Appeal (EBA), delve into the issue… Read more
Rebranding and trademark protection: keys to a successful transition
(NEW ARTICLE) Rebranding is a common phenomenon in the business world, a process that trademarks undertake to revitalise their image… Read more
Why doesn’t my assignment document win the heart of the EPO?
(NEW ARTICLE) When filing transfer of rights documents with the European Patent Office (EPO), certain elements must be carefully considered…. Read more
Don’t let your trademarks die of success: Preserving distinctiveness
(NEW PUBLICATION) In the exciting journey of building and expanding a company, there is one asset that is… Read more
What’s an ‘opt-out’ like you doing in a patent like this?
(NEW ARTICLE) Rarely has a choice between two options given rise to so much controversy as whether or not to… Read more
G2/21 or rather when the abstract forest prevents you from seeing the trees
(NEW ARTICLE) For weeks now, patent practitioners have been discussing the content of the G2/21 decision, which should have shed… Read more
Six paralegals in ZBM qualified with the EPAC certification!
We’re excited to announce that our colleagues from the formalities department Marga Ibáñez, Laura Santiago, … Read more
IAM Global Leaders 2023
ZBM are pleased to announce that our distinguished experts Anna Barlocci, Carles Comes and … Read more
ZBM recognised by ‘Best Lawyers’ in 15th edition (2023)
We are delighted to announce that ZBM have yet again been recognised by the prestigious publication Best Lawyers in their… Read more