Promoting Business in Scotland

South of Scotland Enterprise

Intellectual Property Offices

UK Intellectual Property Office
European Patent Office
European Union Intellectual Property Office
World Intellectual Property Organisation

IP Databases

UK IPO Ipsum Service which lets you check the status and access information on UK patent applications. You can also get copies of some documents from the open part of the file.
European Patent Register Database of European patents and patent applications. Access to public documents in EPO files.
Espacenet International database of patents and patent applications
European Trade Mark and Design Network (ETMDN) International database of trade marks and designs

Other Things

Spring Fling Scotland's premier art and craft open studio event.
Alistair Hamilton's Photography


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