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30.1.2019 - The third Industry Consultation Group (ICG) meeting took place in The Hague, Netherlands on 16 January 2019. A summary of the conclusions and the presentations from the meeting are now available on the fiveIPoffices' website.
21.12.2018 - The IP5 Global Dossier Task Force (GDTF) and the IP5 Industry Consultation Group (ICG) will meet in The Hague, Netherlands, on 16 January 2019.
19.11.2018 - On 9 November 2018, the IP5 Offices released the 2017 Edition of the IP5 Statistics Report highlighting filing trends and describing their activities in 2017.
04.07.2018 - The IP5 Heads of Office met with representatives of industry from the IP5 regions in New Orleans, USA on 13 June 2018. Presentations of the meeting are now available on the fiveIPoffices' website.
26.6.2018 - The IP5 events calendar has been updated.
15.6.2018 - The IP5 Heads of Office met in New Orleans, USA on 14 June 2018 to review progress in their joint initiatives and decide on next steps. In a separate meeting, the IP5 Heads of Office met with representatives of industry groups from the IP5 regions to update them on recent developments and engage in a dialogue on IP topics of strategic nature, such as quality and the further development of IP5 co-operation.
12.6.2018 - The IP5 Offices have compiled a list of useful links pointing to information sources on their respective websites. The new "online resources" section is meant to turn the IP5 website into an information hub and further improve the user experience.
20.4.2018 - The IP5 Offices have published their preliminary statistical indicators for 2017, showing overall trends at the IP5 level.
19.4.2018 - The IP5 Offices will launch a pilot project on 1 July 2018 to test a collaborative approach to international searches under the PCT.
26.3.2018 - The fifth Global Dossier Task Force (GDTF) meeting took place in Tokyo, Japan on 31 January 2018. Presentations from the meeting are now available on the fiveIPoffices' website.