Research and analysis
Research and evaluation priorities 2015/2016
The IPO has published its research priorities for 2015/16 covering all areas of intellectual property.
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The priorities are a rolling programme of research that contain a range of new areas of work still to be scoped, and projects that will be published in 2015/16.
The priorities will be delivered under three cross cutting policy themes:
enforcement and infringement
innovation and growth
the value of intellectual property
This approach will allow the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) to look at issues like the impact of intellectual property (IP) on innovation. It will also consider how IP rights interact and add value to each other and the economy.
The IPO welcomes expressions of interest in taking forward these priorities.
Published: 9 September 2015