South Korea should strive for more blockchain patents: KIPO

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Published : Mar 21, 2018 – 18:42 Updated : Mar 21, 2018 – 18:42 Despite its active involvement in the blockchain industry and intellectual property sector, South Korea still remains a step behind when it comes to standard essential patents related to blockchain, data from the Korean Intellectual Property Office showed Wednesday.The number of blockchain-related patents in the world’s top five regions in intellectual property — South Korea, the US, Japan, China and the European Union — stood at …

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