News and events

5th July 2021

The Alliance for Intellectual Property’s IP Champion Award aims to recognise these efforts by rewarding a person, initiative, service or organisations that help in the protection or promotion of IP. The award is given to the winner each year on British IP Day, normally at a reception on the terrace of the House of Commons.

29th June 2021

Today The Alliance for Intellectual Property celebrates this year’s British IP Day by showcasing a number of innovative businesses, creators and sectors whose creativity is underpinned by Intellectual Property (IP).

11th June 2021

June 29th 2021 marks our 6th year of British IP Day!

This year we will be hosting our British IP Day celebrations virtually, showcasing the multifaceted contributions Intellectual Property (IP) makes to the UK.

6th April 2021

We are seeking an exceptional public affairs professional to join the Alliance for IP to help influence the policy environment around Intellectual Property.

8th March 2021

Over the past year, we have been working with lead UK think-tank RUSI on a research project looking at how criminals make money from online piracy, and how a whole-of-system 'follow the money' approach to IP crime is needed to tackle the issue.

27th February 2021

With the UK's new-found sovereignty following our exit from the EU, trade negotiations are moving at a fast pace. We submitted our concerns over accession to CPTPP to the Commons International Trade Committee, and Lords International Agreements Sub-Committee.

1st December 2020

In September 2020, the UK Intellectual Property Office launched a public call for views on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and IP policy. The call for views posed a number of questions on how the IP framework currently relates to AI and the future of AI and IP policy. 

1st July 2020

British IP Day celebrates its fifth year! Whilst we were unable to hold our usual celebrations in Parliament on British IP Day, we were sure to not let lockdown stop us from showcasing the huge contribution that IP makes to the UK.

27th January 2020

Our annual Winter Reception in Parliament took place on 27 January 2020, celebrating the vital contribution that Intellectual Property (IP) makes right across the UK, and showcasing the fantastic Get it Right campaign

30th August 2019

Places available for this excellent upcoming course on Criminal IP Law and how to conduct Private Prosecutions for IP Enforcers and Brand Protection Professionals, taking place on Tuesday 8th October 2019, and organised in partnership with Intellectual Property Office and Gough Square Chambers.