23 Jan 2019
On the 18th January, IPReg made its response to the LSB's consultation on the Proposed Internal Governance Rules. These rules set out the framework for the extent to which regulatory and representative activities must be separated.
Whilst IPReg's response welcomes the LSB’s intention to provide more certainty about this issue, it also raises...
6 Dec 2018
Today IPReg launches it transparency consultation proposing guidance that will improve the price and service information provided to individual consumers and small businesses.
The proposed guidance has been informed by the Competition Market Authority's reccomendations in its legal services market study, responses to our initial CMA Report...
28 Nov 2018
The Legal services board has approved IPReg's application in respect of 2019 practice fees which are set out in the Practice fee Regulations 2018. Practice fees for 2019 can be paid from 1 December 2018.
6 Aug 2018
IPReg has today published a consultation on its 2019 Business Plan and Budget. All documents can be found here. The deadline for responses is 12 noon on Friday 7 September 2018.
We have also published our 2017 Annual Report and 2017 budget v actual expenditure.
Our audited accounts have been finalised and approved by the Board. They will be...
25 Jul 2018
The Intellectual Property Regulation Board (IPReg) has today announced that the Rt Hon Lord Smith of Finsbury (Chris Smith) will become the new Chair of IPReg on 7 September 2018. Lord Smith was appointed by an independent appointment panel following an open recruitment process.
Welcoming his appointment, Fran Gillon, CEO of IPReg said: “I am...