When tech converges and patents overlap

A 'cross-pollination' of ideas and technologies within the autonomous vehicles market is complicating the process of patenting creations

Why companies must go about sharing IP with caution

Companies are collaborating in an effort to drive innovation, but sharing intellectual property is more complicated than it sounds

Keeping the value of creation in mind

Intellectual property is now the most valuable asset that many businesses have and must be protected in law against potentially ruinous incursions

How to get started abroad

Breaking into an overseas market can be challenging, but there are varied strategies to establish a foothold, as Rodrigo Amaral reports

Valuing power of UK creativity

The UK has migrated to a knowledge economy, but too few businesses value their intellectual property, from original ideas to brand recognition, as Charles Orton-Jones reports

Drivers for innovation and growth

Underpinning the current economic recovery is economic growth, but growth is a fragile and unpredictable thing, says Gwilym Roberts, a partner at patent and trade mark attorneys Kilburn & Strode