Monday IPDate April 24, 2023

World IP news: IP5 and Japan 2023 Status Report

Patent news

The world’s top five patent offices (IP5) released their 2022 statistical report

In 2022, IP5 had a total of 2.93 million patent applications, an increase of 1.4% year-on-year. This is equivalent to 85.1% of global patent applications last year.

Patent news

Japan Patent Office Releases 2023 Status Report

Recently, the Japan Patent Office (JPO) released a work report for 2023, including the annual trends in intellectual property changes and policy implementation results in Japan.