Monday IPDate July 31, 2023

World IP news: from India and Europe

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Slovenia: New Intellectual Property Law Takes Effect

On June 28, 2023, the National Assembly of Slovenia adopted an amendment to the Industrial Property Act – ZIL-1F, which entered into force on July 27, 2023.

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European Commission released a report on the geography of EU green and digital inventions and their knowledge sources

This report studies the patent dataset from 2000 to 2017, providing evidence for the development trajectory of green and digital technologies in the European Union at the national and regional levels, particularly exploring how the distribution of these two technologies changes over time and across countries and regions. The report also provides knowledge sources related to the development of these technologies.