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    Revised timetable for the UPC

    On 27 June, 2017 the Chairman of the preparatory committee, Mr. Alexander Ramsay issued a message through the UPC website. It can be red in full here . The recent development in some of the countries necessary for the UPC to be able to start, in particular with regards to Germany, has now lead to…

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    Pandora second strongest Danish trademark

    We are proud to congratulate our client Pandora for being ranked the second strongest trademark in Denmark by Brand Finance. The ranking is based on the so-called brand equity which relates to the confidence, trust and image associated with the trademark. Number one on the list is Lego, which also…

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    Global Innovation Index: Netherlands now in top 3

    For the seventh consecutive year, Switzerland is ranked the World’s Most Innovative Country in WIPO's Global Innovation Index 2017. It is followed by Sweden in second place and the Netherlands in third. Ireland and Finland down in comparison to the 2016 rankings whereas Netherlands and Denmark have…

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    From AWA Asia: Ai-Leen Lim published in various outlets

    Principal Counsel and CEO for AWA Asia Ai-Leen Lim has recently been published on different topics in In-House Community, WTR (World Trademark Review) and DCBF (Danish-Chinese Business Forum). To read the full articles, please click on the links before. Please note that WTR is available for paying…

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    Joacim Lydén and Christer Hällgren selected leading patent attorneys

    Two Awapatent patent attorneys, Joacim Lydén and Christer Hällgren , have been listed as leaders in their field by industry publication Who’s Who Legal Patents 2017. Since 1996, Who's Who Legal has identified the world's foremost legal practitioners in business law based upon recommendations from…

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    Awapatent ”highly recommended” for prosecution by IAM Patent 1000

    Leading industry publication IAM Patent has listed Awapatent (Sweden) and Awapatent A/S (Denmark) as “highly recommended” for prosecution in their 2017 rankings . In the Swedish jurisdiction, Awapatent “is a favourite among rights holders seeking astute guidance at all stages of the patent lifecycle”…

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    Hong Kong the world’s top competitive country

    Hong Kong has been selected the world’s most competitive country for the second consecutive year. It is closely followed by Switzerland and Singapore in the annual ranking compiled by IMD World Competitiveness Center . The US came in fourth place, which is down from last year's third place and the…

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    Five Awapatent consultants listed as top trademark lawyers

    Ai-Leen Lim , Ann-Charlotte Järvinen , Martin Tranälv , Ulf Willquist and Mette Bender have been recognised as among the world’s top trademark lawyers by the legal industry publication Who’s Who Legal under the jurisdictions of China, Sweden and Denmark respectively. Since 1996, Who's Who…

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    Kristina Walls and Awapatent in Sydsvenska Dagbladet

    Last Saturday the Swedish newspaper Sydsvenska Dagbladet wrote about the current development of the IP business in south of Sweden but also in general. Kristina Walls , Business Area Manager South Sweden at Awapatent, is one of the interviewees. Read article (in Swedish only)