Business Essentials for Scientists (BES) (2 ECTS) is a course aimed at doctoral students at University of Turku and Åbo Akademi University. After the course the doctoral student has a basic understanding of business development and commercialisation in the academia.
Laine IP Oy (Laine IP) has had an internal U.S. Team, located in Helsinki, to handle U.S. patent and trademark prosecution since 2010. The close collaboration of the U.S. Team with our other experts is a key component in securing the strongest global Intellectual Property (IP) rights for its clients.
Since 2011, prioritized examination has been available for U.S. patent applications via the Track One pilot program. Now, the newly announced Fast-Track Appeals program provides the opportunity to request …
Laine IP has again been recognized with the highest ranking in its category as a Tier 1 Patent Prosecution firm in Finland, and also has been recognized as a Recommended Trade Mark Prosecution firm in Finland.
Thanks to the enzyme developed and patented by Fazer, also people with a sensitive stomach can now enjoy soft wheat bread.
Nolla’s hand sanitizer foam has previously been confirmed to kill the five antibiotic-resistant superbacteria defined by the WHO.
Woodio is one of the winners of the Fennia Prize – as part of the Fennia Prize 20 -series. In addition, the Finnish Patent and Registration Office has awarded them the IPR Excellence Award for commendable protection of intellectual property rights.
The Enlarged Board of Appeal of the EPO held that the non-patentability of essentially biological processes for the production of plants or animals also extends to plant or animal products that are exclusively obtained by means of an essentially biological process.
In response to the current coronavirus situation, Patent Offices worldwide are allowing deadlines to be extended. At Laine IP, our policy is to handle any deadlines without using coronavirus extensions. Therefore, we intend to only rely on such extensions when requested to do so.
To help prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, we will not be conducting face-to-face meetings during the emergency period. A large part of our staff is working remotely in order to ensure the safety of our customers and staff as well as the continuity of our operations in all circumstances. We wish everyone good health during this unusual situation.