Intellectual Property

The trademark ecosystem: Insights into trademark value, protection and technology

The fifth annual Trademark Ecosystem Report from Clarivate provides brand owners and trademark professionals a unique view on what took place over the course of the most important year in modern times for global commerce. 2020 was a challenging year for economies around the world. There was massive social dislocation. Businesses were forced to switch […]

2021 Trademark Ecosystem

What kind of shifts are we seeing in the trademark industry? Despite the severe hit to the global economy inflicted by the pandemic in 2020, the volume of new trademark filings rose, indicative of the global economy’s remarkable resilience. To gain deeper insights into trademark professionals’ practices, experiences and attitudes, Clarivate sought the views of […]

Brexit impacts to your trademark Searches and Watches

Updated: October 20, 2021 On January 31, 2020, the United Kingdom withdrew from the European Union, an action commonly referred to as “Brexit.” From January 31 to December 31, 2020, a transition period was in place.   Understanding Brexit impacts to trademarks within the EUIPO and UKIPO Registered trademarks:Now that the transition period has expired, European […]

Clarivate domain survey reveals a 10% increase in cyber-attacks

Clarivate has once again surveyed global business leaders about the importance of domain names to their organizations, including the role of domains as intellectual property (IP) assets. The 2020 survey followed up on our 2019 survey, revealing key year-over-year trends in how organizations manage, secure and budget for domain names. In this blog, we review […]

McKinsey report and Clarivate data identify global innovation’s pivot to Asia

IP activity in Asia has undergone two unmistakeable shifts in recent years, both spearheaded by Mainland China. The first has progressed over the long-term and seen Asia become a global innovation hub and take the lead in global patent filings. The second shift, which has taken place much more rapidly, concerns a pivot away from […]

Brexit updates to domain eligibility policies

As of January 1, 2021, the United Kingdom is no longer part of the European Union. As a result, some European country code top level domains (ccLDs) are updating domain name eligibility policies that previously allowed registrants from the United Kingdom. Some ccTLDs will allow U.K.-based registrants to keep any domains owned prior to Brexit, […]

Cast your .vote for the most interesting New gTLD development in Q4 [Report]

The Q4 New gTLD Quarterly Report from our MarkMonitor™ team explores U.S. election usage, ESG domain activity and DNS abuse trends. Read more. 2020 has been extremely eventful, so it follows that the domain industry has continued to experience perpetual change, progress and uncertainty in the last three months of the year. In our Q4 […]

Shaping the future of IP intelligence

A new report examines the critical role intellectual property (IP) plays in enabling organizations to stay a step ahead of disruption—and how Clarivate is realigning its data, technology and expertise to meet the needs of a rapidly changing business landscape. Read it now.   Disruption is not just a buzzword; it’s a daily reality for […]

Innovation in South and South East Asia

South and South East Asia, as a region, is dynamic and diverse. While South Asia consists of 8 countries, South East Asia consists of 11 countries. Together, the region spans 19 countries that are geographically close, culturally diverse and each at varying stages of economic development. The recognition of innovation as a key driver for […]