In welcher Phase des Patentverfahrens Sie auch stehen, unsere erfahrenen Juristen und Anwälte können Sie kompetent durch diesen komplexen technischen Prozess führen.

Als unser Mandant werden Sie von der laufenden Zusammenarbeit mit Fachjuristen und Anwälten profitieren, die entweder in der Industrie oder in Rechtsabteilungen von Unternehmen gearbeitet haben und daher die Dinge aus einer eindeutig wirtschaftlichen Perspektive sehen. Als eine der führenden Patent-Praxen Europas hören wir immer wieder von unseren Mandanten, wie sehr sie die umfassende Erfahrung zu schätzen wissen, die ihnen unsere Juristen und Anwälte in allen technischen Disziplinen bieten können, so u. a. in den Bereichen Biotechnologie, Chemie, Pharmazeutik, Elektronik, Ingenieurwesen und IT.

Unsere Juristen verfügen über umfangreiche Erfahrung bei der Ausarbeitung und Verfolgung internationaler Patentportfolios bis zum Patentschutz in weltweiten Rechtsordnungen. Sowohl für Patentinhaber als auch für Einsprechende handhaben wir regelmäßig streitige Angelegenheiten von großer Bedeutung und hohem Wert, und unsere Patent-Praxis besitzt eine beneidenswerte Erfolgsbilanz mit Einsprüchen beim Europäischen Patentamt (EPA) und Berufungsverfahren vor der Technischen Beschwerdekammer. Unsere Juristen sind aktiv an der Steuerung von Rechtsvorschriften und Richtlinien beteiligt – im Vereinigten Königreich, in Deutschland und beim EPA, in dem unsere Partner in verschiedenen einflussreichen Gremien sitzen.

D Young & Co hat eines der größten und angesehensten Patent-Teams in Europa, das Ihnen ein Komplettangebot von Patent-Dienstleistungen bieten kann, so u. a.:

  • Ausarbeitung von Patentanmeldungen in allen relevanten Rechtsordnungen
  • Einreichung und Verfolgung von Patentanmeldungen direkt beim britischen Amt für Geistiges Eigentum (Intellectual Property Office) und beim Europäischen Patentamt oder beim Internationalen Büro der Weltorganisation für geistiges Eigentum (WIPO)
  • Die weltweite Verfolgung wird von unserem Netz von zuverlässigen Auslandsvertretern gehandhabt
  • Vertretung von Mandanten auf allen Ebenen des EPA, einschließlich Einsprüche und Beschwerden
  • Erstellung von Patentverletzungs- und Validitätsgutachten zum geistigen Eigentum Dritter im Rahmen von Freedom-to-Operate-Analysen
  • Patentstreitverfahren im Vereinigten Königreich und in Deutschland und deren internationale Koordinierung
  • Portfolioprüfung und strategische Beratung
  • Due Diligence-Arbeiten für Finanzierungen, Börsengänge, Unternehmens- oder Projektakquisitionen
  • Von Juristen gesteuerte und von spezialisierten Patent-Rechercheuren durchgeführte Recherchen
  • Aufrechterhaltungen
  • Ausarbeitung von und Beratung zu Vereinbarungen über geistiges Eigentum, Vertraulichkeitsvereinbarungen, F&E-Vereinbarungen, Lizenzen und Abtretungen
  • Verwertung von IP-Rechten zur Erhöhung von Umsatzchancen
  • Ergänzende Schutzzertifikate (SPC) / Verlängerungen der Patentlaufzeit

Einheitliches Patentgericht

Unser Blick ist auch nach vorn, auf das Einheitliche Patentgericht (EPG) gerichtet, an dessen Entwicklung wir stark beteiligt waren, sodass uns sein Rahmen, seine Verfahren und rechtlichen Regelungen eng vertraut sind. D Young & Co wird in der Lage sein, eine gute Vertretungsauswahl und -verfügbarkeit in allen Kammern des EPG anzubieten; und unsere Patent- und Rechtsanwälte sind bestens aufgestellt, Mandanten in diesem neuen europäischen Forum für Patentstreitigkeiten zu unterstützen. Unsere Juristen und Anwälte verfügen über einen riesigen Erfahrungsschatz mit strittigen Patentfällen vor europäischen Gerichten und beim EPA und arbeiten stets gemeinsam daran, einen nahtlosen Service zur Beilegung von Patentstreitigkeiten bereitzustellen. Wir freuen uns schon darauf, unsere Mandanten vor dem EPG in der gesamten Palette von Fällen zu vertreten, die dort zur Entscheidung stehen werden.

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D Young & Co’s outstanding patent department consists of two teams, both of which handle contentious and non-contentious matters for domestic and international clients.
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Its business acumen and industry knowledge of the patent attorney landscape is very impressive.
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Highly regarded for its work on a wide range of patent matters. Its attorneys act across all types of technology, from life sciences to electrical engineering.
Chambers
Its substantial roster of attorneys enables it to cover nearly every specialism and need, including litigation.
Chambers
The patent team at D Young & Co LLP is consistently excellent and is very customer focused.
Legal 500
A strong patent drafting and portfolio management practice, often chosen by major international clients as well as prestigious universities and research institutes.
Legal 500
Its squad of technically astute professionals makes light work of all prosecution matters.
IAM Patent 1000
The team are both approachable and knowledgeable, and skilled at turning our sometimes nebulous ideas into tangible intellectual property. They can be relied on to complete work to sometimes tight deadlines, and are creative at approaching sometimes difficult areas.
Legal 500
The firm provides excellent patent prosecution services at a reasonable cost.
IP Stars (Managing IP)
D Young & Co is at the vanguard of the attorney market, borne out by both its superb life sciences practice and its response to changes in legislation allowing lawyers and non-lawyers to enter into partnerships together.
IAM Patent 1000
The firm's expertise in electronics and software, biotechnology, chemistry and pharmaceuticals is particularly well regarded.
Chambers
Opposition work before the EPO is a mainstay.
IAM Patent 1000
An impressive patent practice.
IP Stars (Managing IP)
Its critical evaluation of patentability is faultless and its advice on patent strategy and prosecution shows a profound level of understanding of the technology involved.
IAM Patent 1000
Its overall level of service never falls below excellent. It delivers quality patents for a reasonable price and is exceptionally responsive.
IAM Patent 1000
The group impresses with its powerful UK and European opposition and appeal practice and complementary litigation offering.
Talented patent attorneys with scientific backgrounds in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, electronics and engineering.
Chambers
A deep knowledge and understanding of the science behind patented inventions.
Chambers
The practitioners demonstrate a high level of scientific expertise and are quick to understand the key features of an invention.
IAM Patent 1000
It has the perfect balance between an understanding of the law, complex scientific issues and the budget constraints of a business.
IAM Patent 1000
Recommended for contentious proceedings, and also has patent litigation solicitors in-house.
Chambers
[D Young & Co's] patent prosecution practice remains the jewel in D Young's crown.
IAM Patent 1000
The thriving patent practice at D Young & Co is home to more than 40 attorneys and solicitors, all of whom specialise in a technological or scientific discipline.
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Anthony Albutt
Anthony Albutt
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David Alcock
David Alcock
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Anton Baker
Anton Baker
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Rachel Bateman
Rachel Bateman
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Robbie Berryman
Robbie Berryman
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Alan Boyd
Alan Boyd
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William Burrell
William Burrell
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Matthew Caines
Matthew Caines
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James Cornford
James Cornford
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Jonathan DeVile
Jonathan DeVile
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Kirk Gallagher
Kirk Gallagher
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Charles Harding
Charles Harding
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Tamsin Holman
Tamsin Holman
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David Horner
David Horner
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Jonathan Jackson
Jonathan Jackson
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Catherine Keetch
Catherine Keetch
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Antony Latham
Antony Latham
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Darren Lewis
Darren Lewis
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Nicholas Malden
Nicholas Malden
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Connor McConchie
Connor McConchie
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Cathrine McGowan
Cathrine McGowan
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Tamara Milton
Tamara Milton
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Neil Nachshen
Neil Nachshen
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Simon O'Brien
Simon O'Brien
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Jennifer O'Farrell
Jennifer O'Farrell
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Tom Pagdin
Tom Pagdin
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Anna Reid
Anna Reid
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Kit Wong
Kit Wong
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Senior Associates

Martin Bicker
Martin Bicker
Senior Associate, Patent Attorney
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Andrew Cockerell
Andrew Cockerell
Senior Associate, Patent Attorney
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Patrick Scott
Patrick Scott
Senior Associate, Patent Attorney
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Sophie Slater
Sophie Slater
Senior Associate, Patent Attorney
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Gemma Sparrow
Gemma Sparrow
Senior Associate, Patent Attorney
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Yvonne Stone
Yvonne Stone
Senior Associate, Rechtsanwältin
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Associates

David Al-Khalili
David Al-Khalili
Associate, Patent Attorney
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Emma Hamilton
Emma Hamilton
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Laura Jennings
Laura Jennings
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Robert Kelly
Robert Kelly
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Ryan Lacey
Ryan Lacey
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Nigel Lee
Nigel Lee
Associate, Patent Attorney
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Paul Price
Paul Price
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Arun Roy
Arun Roy
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Alice Stuart-Grumbar
Alice Stuart-Grumbar
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Stephanie Wroe
Stephanie Wroe
Associate, Patent Attorney
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Attorneys, Rechtsanwälte & Solicitors

Khalil Davis
Khalil Davis
Patent Attorney
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Joseph Flood
Joseph Flood
Patent Attorney
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Ben Hunter
Ben Hunter
Patent Attorney
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Samuel Keyes
Samuel Keyes
Patent Attorney
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William Powell
William Powell
Patent Attorney
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Rebecca Price
Rebecca Price
Patent Attorney
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Simon Schofield
Simon Schofield
Patent Attorney
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Samuel Smith
Samuel Smith
Patent Attorney
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Mathias Smolarski
Mathias Smolarski
Patent Attorney (Europe and Germany)
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Jessica Steven-Fountain
Jessica Steven-Fountain
Patent Attorney
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Nathan Turnbull
Nathan Turnbull
Patent Attorney
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Nathaniel Wand
Nathaniel Wand
Patent Attorney
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Toby Willis
Toby Willis
Patent Attorney
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Assistants

Mason Birch
Mason Birch
Technical Assistant
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John Cameron
John Cameron
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Oliver Cartwright
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Keith Daly
Keith Daly
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Henry Davies
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Rosemary Elliot
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Matthew Gallon
Matthew Gallon
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Molly Guy-Hickson
Molly Guy-Hickson
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Leon Harrington
Leon Harrington
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Sophia Karim
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Jake Leggat
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James Manktelow
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Sean McCann
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Rhys Pryce
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Michael Reynolds
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Gemma Seabright
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Miranda Simmons
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William Smith
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Stephen Solomon
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Harry Ventress
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Joshua Wallington
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Chris Weekes
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Consultants

Ian Starr
Ian Starr
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James Turner
James Turner
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Richard Willoughby
Richard Willoughby
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IP Support

Hazel Barton
Hazel Barton
Information Specialist
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Victoria Chandler
Victoria Chandler
Head of IP Support Services
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Helen Mason
Helen Mason
IP Support Services Manager
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Angela Mottershead
Angela Mottershead
IP Practices Manager
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