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14 July 2021 — Press release
A new digital renewals service that slashes bulk renewal time for IP rights from 5 days to 5 minutes has now been opened up to all customers by IPO.
16 June 2021 — News story
30 September 2021 deadline for customers filing a UK right and claiming an earlier filing date for EU trade marks and design applications.
7 June 2021 — News story
The UK government has launched a consultation to collect views on the UK’s future regime for exhaustion of intellectual property (IP) rights.
2 March 2021 — News story
The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) continues to support any customers affected by the Coronavirus pandemic.
15 January 2021 — News story
Key information for customers and users of IP about how the IP system and the Intellectual Property Office will operate after the end of the transition period.
7 January 2021 — News story
Customer filing services suspended until further notice.
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