ISERN receives the most prestigious “Firm of the Year 2024” award

ISERN Patentes y Marcas, a firm specializing in industrial and intellectual property that is celebrating its centenary this year, has been recognized with the “Firm of the Year 2024” award in the category of trademark consulting and processing. The managing partners, Jorge Isern and Pepe Isern, along with the director of the Internet department, Marta … Read more

Changes in the amounts and fee system of the EPO and support for micro-enterprises

Starting from April 1, 2024, the European Patent Office (EPO) is implementing crucial changes to its fee structure, significantly affecting European patent applications and Euro-PCT applications. Amid annual fee increases, the introduction of a new fee reduction scheme for ‘micro-entities’ marks a pivotal moment for smaller and less experienced organizations, aiming to make access to … Read more

ISERN attends INTA 2024 in Atlanta


ISERN Patentes y Marcas is excited to announce its participation in the 146th annual INTA meeting, organised by the International Trademark Association, which will gather over 10,000 intellectual property professionals. This year’s event will take place in Atlanta, Georgia, USA from May 18th to May 22th. Our team for INTA 2024 comprises of experts from diverse … Read more

ISERN and its team are recognized by the 2024 edition of the WTR 1000 ranking

The international ranking World Trademark Review in its 2024 edition has acknowledged the work of ISERN Patentes y Marcas and its professionals. During 2024, we celebrate our centenary, 100 years of constant work and being at the forefront to protect and defend the Intellectual Property rights of our clients. WTR 1000 is one of the … Read more

SME Fund 2024 – Support for Trademarks, Patents, and Plant Varieties in Europe

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The SME Fund “Ideas Powered for business” is a trademark support program designed to boost small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the EU in the field of intellectual property rights (IP). The SME Fund is a grant from the European Commission executed by the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and will be applied from … Read more

Patent in Georgia: European Patents Can Now Be Validated in This Country

January 15, 2024, has become a key date in the field of intellectual property and international cooperation, marking the activation of the patent in Georgia validation agreement between the European Patent Organisation (EPO) and this country. This agreement represents a significant advance for patent holders and inventors, as it expands the geographical scope of patent … Read more

Patents as a tool: X-ray of the fight against climate change

Exploring Technological Innovation in the Fight Against Climate Change: An Analysis Through Patents Global warming undeniably stands as one of the most critical and complex challenges in human history. Unfortunately, the efforts made so far are far of being considered sufficient, reflected in the clear delay in addressing this issue, as highlighted in the continuous … Read more

Myriam Otaola selected as member of INTA Enforcement Committee

Our Trademark lawyer, Myriam Otaola, has been selected as a member of the INTA Enforcement Committee for the upcoming term 2024-2025. This appointment reflects the recognition of her experience and dedication in the field of Intellectual Property with a special focus on Trademarks. The INTA Enforcement Committee is responsible for developing and defending policies related to the … Read more