26 Oct 2020
We have become aware that some people may have received an email from American Express advising that the Intellectual Property Office has partnered with American Express® to allow settlement of customers’ patent payments online using American Express® Business.  The email suggests that this will provide rewards and costs savings to IPReg attorneys...
15 Oct 2020
IPReg has launched a Call for Evidence as it commences a review of its regulatory arrangements.  We are keen to have discussions with as many people as possible as we consider how IPReg's rule and regulations should be changed to facilitate innovation and competition whilst providing appropriate levels of consumer protection.  Please contact us...
29 May 2020
2019 was a busy year for the IPReg team! The following are just some of the 2019 headlines… The first regulator to meet all  the LSB’s regulatory performance outcomes - we are proud to be the first regulatory body to meet all the performance outcomes in the LSB’s regulatory performance framework and will work hard to build on that success.  New...
17 Apr 2020
This consultation concerns a high-level procedure for withdrawal of IPReg accreditation of a qualification course or examination pathway or litigation skills course. The procedure would be triggered only in extenuating circumstances and when all other remedies have been exhausted or are insufficient. IPReg-accredited attorney qualification...
27 Mar 2020
The new coronavirus, Covid-19, sees us all in unprecedented circumstances and requiring alterations to typical everyday practices.  This section provides links and information that may be useful for you.   Examination Agencies IPReg-accredited Examination Agencies (EAs) have had to reconfigure their assessments to protect the health and safety...