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27 February 2024 — Guidance
SEPs are of growing importance to the UK economy. The IPO is committed to ensuring the current SEPs framework functions effectively to encourage innovation and promote competition.
28 February 2024 — Press release
The campaign supports the IPO’s commitments to raise public understanding, and ultimately respect, for IP rights.
A blog about the IP issues we spot in each episode of the BBC’s Dragons’ Den programme.
25 January 2024 — News story
Natasha Chick, Divisional Director of the One IPO Transformation Programme, gives an important update on where we are with the programme and what’s next.
1 February 2024 — Collection
Protecting your trade marks, patents, designs and copyright abroad.
15 January 2024 — Open consultation
The government is seeking views on changes to how foreign nationals qualify for broadcasting and performance rights in UK copyright law
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The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) is the official UK government body responsible for intellectual property (IP) rights including patents, designs, trade marks and copyright.
IPO is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department for Science, Innovation and Technology, supported by 1 public body.
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