IP Cases & Articles

Was Apple's use of complex URLs public disclosure?

18 October 2017
​Just before the release of their latest iPhone, Apple suffered a major information leak. Two news sites were given access to an unreleased version of...
Jonathan Jackson
Jonathan Jackson
Partner, Patent Attorney
Was Apple's use of complex URLs public disclosure?

UP & UPC: Ratification and timings

18 October 2017
​Over the course of the summer there have been a number of developments in the unitary patent and Unified Patent Court (UPC) project which we...
Richard Willoughby
Richard Willoughby
Partner, Solicitor
UP & UPC: Ratification and timings

T 488/16 Plausibility denied: patent application data

18 October 2017
In T 488/16, a European Patent Office (EPO) Board of Appeal upheld a decision of the Opposition Division revoking Bristol-Myers Squibb’s patent EP 1169038 for...
Matthew Caines
Matthew Caines
Associate, Patent Attorney
T 488/16 Plausibility denied: patent application data

UK patent benefits: UKIPO analyses UK patent system

18 October 2017
In August, the UK Intellectual Property Office (UKIPO) published a report analysing the performance of the UK patent system. This report uses data analysis, attorney...
Ryan Lacey
Ryan Lacey
Technical Assistant
UK patent benefits: UKIPO analyses UK patent system

Advocate General: SCHWEPPES and trade mark exhaustion

06 October 2017
Is the licensee of the proprietor of a national mark prevented from invoking the exclusive rights of the proprietor under the law of the member...
Anna Reid
Anna Reid
Senior Associate, Solicitor
Advocate General: SCHWEPPES and trade mark exhaustion
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Patent Newsletter No.61

Patent Newsletter No.61 October 2017

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Trade Mark Newsletter No.95

Trade Mark Newsletter No.95 September 2017

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Trade Mark Newsletter No.94

Trade Mark Newsletter No.94 September 2017

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