As a society, we do not give advice or assistance in connection with specific licensing or intellectual property matters, but we may be able to direct you to one of our members who may be able to help. Our members include:
licensing consultants,
intellectual property consultants,
patent attorneys
trade mark attorneys
and other professionals.

In the first instance, contact our administrator. Do not send confidential information. Please note that we cannot make recommendations, and the society does not take any responsibility for advice given or action taken by its members.

See the LES B&I explanation of licensing, royalty rates here.

Basic International Licensing and Technology Transfer FAQs (LES International) are here.

A detailed (LES International) guide, ‘Making the Licensing Decision’ is here.

The World Interlectual Property Organisation (WIPO) has information on Licensing and Technology Transfer here.
Also: WIPO Pharma Licensing, and Licensing Strategy.

The European Patent Office includes basic information on licensing including royalty rates in its Inventors’ Handbook here.

The UKIPO (UK Intellectual Property Office) provides some general information on licensing here.


See our Useful Links page for general links to a wide range of information, policy and search sites

Also see About Licensing, About Valuation and About IP and Statistics