Warning: misleading invoices

Be aware of misleading invoices offering services to help protect your IP rights in return for a fee.

If in doubt, rights owners should check with their patent or trade mark attorney, solicitor, patent advisor or inventor-support organisation. Alternatively contact us on 0300 300 2000.

Misleading invoices documents

Published 5 September 2014
Last updated 28 January 2016 + show all updates
  1. News story for Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) Adjudication has been published.
  2. Warning: Intellectual Property Office alerted to new renewal scam - story added.
  3. Press release added.
  4. News story for Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) Adjudications has been published.
  5. News story: - Warning: Fraudulent invoices - added to collection.
  6. First published.