Valerie Hunter-Gordon dies at 94

Valerie Hunter-Gordon, the Scottish inventor of the disposable nappy has died at the age of 94. Valerie was fed up with washing towel nappies and began fashioning her first prototype. She made the first disposable nappy on her sewing machine from the nylon material...

Patent Protection for Inventions

Amongst most African countries there is well developed patent protection for inventions. Since patents are most certainly the most restrictive types of intellectual property, it goes without saying that there are numerous regulations governing patens. Adaptations of...