High Court continues to weaken EUIPO torpedo – Sky Plc v Skykick UK Limited

24 Jul 2017

In order to avoid inconsistent decisions, EU trade mark law provides a set of rules as to which court should hear a case where there are a number of potential venues….

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Resumption of proceedings at the EPO for cases concerning plants and animals obtained by ‘essentially biological processes’

14 Jul 2017

In November 2016 the European Patent Office decided to halt the processing of some patents and patent applications relating to plants and animals obtained by ‘essentially…

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More Leeway for UK Patentees

14 Jul 2017

A recent judgement handed down by the UK’s highest court in a dispute between two major pharmaceutical companies is set to have potentially significant consequences…

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Update on the UPC

10 Jul 2017

The Unified Patent Court (UPC) Preparatory Committee has announced that the UK “has deposited the document required to apply the Protocol to the Agreement on a Unified…

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Cleveland Scott York featured in Breakthrough Magazine

6 Jul 2017

We are delighted to have been featured in the summer 2017 edition of Breakthrough, the engineering and manufacturing magazine, with an overview of the different protections…

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