Patent and Trademark Group

The Patent and Trade Mark Group (PATMG) is a Special Interest Group of CILIP, whose members are Information Professionals specialising in patent and trade mark information, although you do not need to be a member of CILIP to join us. We hold lectures, meetings and discussions to share expertise on patent and trademark searching and analysis. We are based in the UK, but are open to members anywhere in the world. Our members are drawn from industry, patent agencies, freelance search firms, database producers, patent / trademark information suppliers, academic institutions, patent and trademark offices and libraries.


  • PATMG Meeting in LEEDS

    Wednesday, 12 November 2014 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

    The PATMG presents an afternoon of informative talks on patent information matters.  The programme should be of interest to information scientists, librarians, researchers and patent attorneys in industry and legal practice with an interest in searching patents.