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The latest IP news and insights from our expert attorneys.

Patents

24-10-2019

Shanks vs Unilever — opening the floodgates? Important lessons for employers after inventor awarded £2m

In an important decision, an employee inventor has been awarded £2m after a 13-year legal battle.

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Patents

22-10-2019

Can IP speed-up new technology adoption in the recycling industry?

We explore bioplastics to investigate the lag between innovation and adoption in recycling.

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IP tips

21-10-2019

What is Freedom to Operate (FTO) in relation to patents and IP?

What is Freedom to Operate (FTO) — and how do I minimise my risk of patent infringement?

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Patents

15-10-2019

Looking beyond lithium — renewable battery technologies

We explore innovations in lithium battery technology and ask where this tech is headed next...

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IP tips

17-09-2019

Inventions made after hours — who owns the patent?

Does your employer still own the rights to inventions you devise while working 'out of hours'?

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Patents

23-07-2019

Metamaterials — invisibility cloaks and the wearable tech battery problem

Ever wanted your own invisibility cloak? Discover the magic of metamaterials.

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Patents

16-07-2019

Electric vehicle patent pledges — five key considerations when licensing

Toyota has joined the trend of granting royalty-free licences — but do they live up to the hype?

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Patents

15-07-2019

How to attack a UK patent or application

Attacking UK patents or applications can be costly and time-consuming, so here are some top tips.

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Patents

05-07-2019

Patenting new materials — a simple guide

The patent process for material, new material and chemical innovations, explained.

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Patents

23-05-2019

Nutricosmetics — you are what you eat

Nutricosmetics contain powerful benefits, but patenting them can be tricky... Here are our top tips.

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Patents

10-05-2019

The IP opportunities and challenges in graphene

Find out what graphene innovators need to know to build an effective IP strategy.

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Events

12-04-2019

Five ways to champion women in IP

Here are five things both men and women can do to improve diversity and encourage success in IP.

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