IP’s Key Role in European Startup Investment Appeal

30 November, 2023

In October the European Patent Office (EPO) and the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) jointly issued a report on a series of studies which have been carried out over the past ten years, to highlight the importance of IP for the European Economy. Sofia Willquist emphasizes, ‘The report demonstrates a strong link between IP… Read more »

Ström & Gulliksson is proud to have been awarded the prestigious title of “Patent Prosecution Firm of the Year,” by Intellectual Asset Management

23 October, 2023

The laureates of the fourth annual Global IP Awards, recognizing excellence in trademark and patent litigation, prosecution, and transactional services within the legal and attorney field, were presented at a gala held in London last week. It is with immense satisfaction that we announce Ström & Gulliksson was honored as Sweden’s “Patent Prosecution Firm of the Year.” Rikard Roos, the… Read more »

Edmund Lobb – The Art of Balancing Commercial and Patent Strategy

21 September, 2023

Edmund Lobb, UK and European Patent Attorney, characterises his profession as one of problem-solving in the area between law and technology. By understanding both his clients’ technology and commercial goals, he can guide them through the patent process in a tailored manner. As Brexit was approaching, Edmund Lobb took the opportunity to try living and… Read more »

Introducing the Unified Patent Court: A New Era for Intellectual Property Protection

31 May, 2023

June 1, 2023 marks a momentous occasion in the European patent landscape as the Unified Patent Court (UPC) opens its doors, offering a platform for individuals to file central claims against potential patent infringers or seek the revocation of European patents. Starting from 0900 CEST, the UPC’s Case Management System will be up and running and ready to accept electronic filings for such claims. At 0930 CEST, an open… Read more »

Unified Patent Court a month away from opening!

27 April, 2023

The preparations before the UPC opens up are truly well on their way, and one important step is selecting the presiding judges for each of the divisions of the Court of first instance. In the central divisions in Paris and Germany, Ms. Florence Butin and Ms. Ulrike Voß have been announced, respectively. The Local division,… Read more »

World Intellectual Property Day 2023 

24 April, 2023

World Intellectual Property Day is taking place on the 26th of April.  This year’s theme of World is ”Women and IP: Accelerating innovation and creativity”, and so it is a day to celebrate innovative, creative and enterprising women around the world and to focus on much needed changes in attitudes and possibilities. We took the… Read more »

Ström & Gulliksson – Representation before the Unified Patent Court 

18 April, 2023

With the introduction of the new Unified Patent Court (UPC) there will be substantive changes to the way European patents can be litigated.  The UPC will be a forum for hearing infringement and validity disputes relating to both unitary patents and traditional European patents, and its judgements will take effect in all participating EU member… Read more »

Happy holidays and Happy New Year!

19 December, 2022

Ström & Gulliksson’s Christmas gift goes to the The Swedish Brain Foundation (Hjärnfonden) to support scholarships and grants to researchers and research groups to enable or enhance important research about the brain and its diseases, injuries and disabilities.  The Swedish Brain Foundation (Hjärnfonden) raises money for research and information about the brain and its diseases, injuries and disabilities. They also… Read more »

Tormek – Innovation and patent strategy behind a unique positioning

8 December, 2022

– Working to innovate, constantly improving our products: it’s in the company’s genes, says Tormek’s Håkan Persson.As CEO for a strong global brand in a niche industry, he takes a hands-on approach to innovation, and he talks with pride of a company that has some twenty secured patents and offers a complete system for achieving… Read more »