• Trademark Highlights from the IPO's 2013 IP Record
  • October 11, 2013 | Author: Monica Riva Talley
  • Law Firm: Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C. - Washington Office
  • While economists often look to patent activity as an indicator of economic health, trademark application and registration statistics can also reflect innovation, business development, and overall industry activity. The Intellectual Property Owners’ Association (IPO) recently released its 2013 IP Record, an annual report on intellectual property trends around the world using data from a range of sources including the USPTO Performance and Accountability Report FY 2012 and WIPO 2012 World Intellectual Property Indicators.