5 Jun 2019
IPReg is no longer applying a 25% cap on the maximum number of hours that count towards overall CPD for certain “non-interactive” activities. For example, where previously watching a recording of a webinar as opposed to watching it live was deemed a capped activity, from now on an attorney will be entitled to claim 100% of the time spent watching...
29 May 2019
IPReg is consulting on the level of practising fees for 2020. We are proposing to increase fees by RPI (2.3%). The consultation closes at 5.00 pm on Thursday, 4 July 2019. Please follow the link to the consultation document
23 May 2019
IPReg wants consumers and small businesses to be able to make informed choices about who is the best person to give them advice on intellectual property law. We have therefore published Guidance today to help regulated firms and attorneys decide what information to provide about their services and costs.
The Guidance includes links to...
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...