IP renewals: practical tips for IP owners

Peter Rouse has been featured in Gov.uk’s Intellectual Property Office blog, writing about IP renewals.

The blog explores how to manage renewals, whether by yourself or through a third party, how to choose a supplier, and the vital questions to ask payment providers to ensure you receive a fair deal.

Read the blog

New supplier joins CompareIP.com

I’m pleased to report that a new provider, IP Ants, has joined  CompareIP.com, giving IP owners using the service the benefit of five renewals providers from whom indicative pricing can be obtained. IP Ants is the (English) trading name of a service based in Beijing, China. It has a team of 37 and offers an online patent annuity platform as well as an online renewals platform for trademarks. The IP Ants website is available in English, Chinese, Japanese and Korean.

The other providers are:

They join me in welcoming IP Ants to the fold.