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Polish university files against Google’s patent application

The Jagiellonian University, one of Poland’s top universities, is demanding that a patent application for ANS coding filed by Google with the US Patent and Trademark Office be withdrawn, Radio ZET informed on Friday. The technology that the IT giant is looking to patent has been developed by the uni...

Locked content Poland rises in innovation rankings – Patent Office

According to Bloomberg, Poland has improved its innovation ranking in 2016. The president of Poland’s Patent Office, Alicja Adamczak, outlined the importance of companies obtaining patents in contributing to this rise at a conference at the national office on Wednesday. During the conference, it was...

Locked content Polish patent applications rose by 22% y/y

In 2014, Polish firms applied for 701 patents, a growth of 22 percent year-on-year, the European Patent Office reported. Companies from the technology, medical and IT sectors submitted the largest number of applications. In total, the office recorded 274,000 applications last year, nearly 1/3 of the...