Events

Join the Cleveland Scott York team at our fundraising ‘St Albans Charity Ramble’ in aid of Herts Young Homeless (HYH), one of Hertfordshire’s fantastic charities.

HYH is a charity set up to help prevent homelessness and to support young people who may be in crisis and at risk of becoming homeless.

Date:
Sunday 3rd September 2017

Start time:
10:00am

Meeting Point:
St Leonard’s Church, Sandridge

Recommended Donation:
£5.00 per adult, £1.00 per child (recommended to be over 6 years old)

Distance:
9.1 miles

Recommended Accessories:
Plenty of water, comfortable shoes. Depending on the weather – wear layers and waterproofs

Food:
There will be an opportunity to stop for a picnic on the walk or to have a meal at the Crooked Chimney pub, which is halfway round (please let us know if you would like us to book you a table at the pub).

For RSVP please email Emily Waddell (e.waddell@csy-ip.com) by 21 August 2017.

 


We are always willing to talk on any aspect of Intellectual Property and so actively try to schedule in such opportunities when they occur.

INTA – 139th Annual Meeting

20 – 24 May 2017, Barcelona

Cleveland Scott York will be represented in force at the International Trademark Association’s 139th annual meeting, to be held this year in Barcelona.  Lorna Hobbs, Jonathan Clegg, Cathy Ayres, Sophie Maughan, Peter Houlihan, Claire Birro, Andrew Clemson, Magda Ostrowska as well as Adrian Bradley (to represent our patents side) will all be attending.  Do get in contact if you’d like to arrange a meeting with any – or all – of them.


City of Expertise – Young Professionals – Speed Networking Event

18 May 2016, Westminster Lodge


MARQUES Spring Meeting
3-4 March 2016, Frankfurt

Alicia Instone will be in Frankfurt attending the MARQUES Spring Meeting on behalf of Scott & York


St. Albans Business Women’s Group 

9th March 2016
Cathy Ayers guest speaking ‘Life in the world of Intellectual Property’


Honorary Secretary of the Informals Committee

24 November and 7 December 2015
Representing trainees in the patent attorney profession
Ben Charig spoke at the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys’ New Members’ Induction Days.


INTA Annual Meeting

2-6 May 2015, San Diego
Alicia Instone will be in San Diego attending the International Trademark Association 137th Annual Meeting on behalf of Scott & York


MARQUES Annual Conference

15-18 September 2015, Vienna
Alicia Instone will be in Vienna attending the MARQUES 29th Annual Conference on behalf of Scott & York


MARQUES Spring Meeting

6-7 March 2015, Amsterdam
Alicia Instone will be in Amsterdam attending the MARQUES Spring Meeting on behalf of Scott & York


FICPI Open Forum

5-7 November 2014, Barcelona
Alicia Instone will be in Barcelona attending the FICPI 15h Open Forum on behalf of Scott & York


MARQUES Annual Conference

23-26 September 2014, Copenhagen
Alicia Instone will be in Copenhagen attending the MARQUES 28th Annual Conference on behalf of Scott & York


Cutting your Tax Bill for Innovation

2 October 2013, Cranfield University Technology ParkAs part of the Technology Park’s autumn seminar, Andrew Mackenzie, Principal at Scott & York together with Lindsay Pentelow, Tax Partner at Mazars will be looking at how businesses can make the most of the tax breaks for innovation including R&D tax credits and the Patent Box scheme.If you are interested in attending please contact the Technology Park for details. If you are unable to attend but would like to learn more, please see our website or contact us directly.


INTA Annual Meeting 2013 

3 – 8 May 2013, DallasAndrew Mackenzie and Will Tuckett will be in Dallas during the International Trade Mark Association’s 135th annual meeting, on behalf of Scott & York.


Bio International Convention 2013

21 – 25 April 2013, ChicagoSophie Maughan will be attending the BIO International Convention in Chicago in April. This Convention is the world’s largest gathering for the biotechnology industry with over 15,000 people expected to attend from more than 65 countries.
If you are planning on attending and would like to arrange a meeting with us while there, please do get in touch.


10 Years Community Design

8-9 April 2013, Alicante, Spain
Dr Alicia Instone attended the OHIM’s celebration of 10 years of Community Designs in Alicante 8-9 April 2013. The conference dealt with the achievements reached in the 10 years of Community Designs, where we currently stand in respect of case law in the European Community and looking forward to the next 10 years.

There were some interesting presentations from Javier Mariscal (Spanish Artist and Designer), Quique Dacosta (Chef), and Juan Antonio Garcia Solera (Architect).


Patent Box Seminar

Tuesday 11 September 2012Scott & York are combining forces with Mazars, a leading firm of accountants, to stage a seminar on the impact on businesses of the new government legislation, Patent Box, which heralds a 10% UK Corporation Tax rate for ‘patent derived profits’.  If you are interested in attending please contact us for details.  If you are unable to attend but would like to learn more, please see our website.


Bio International Convention 2012

18 – 21 June 2012, BostonSophie Maughan will be attending the BIO International Convention in Boston, Massachusetts in June.  This Convention is the world’s largest gathering for the biotechnology industry with over 15,000 people expected to attend from more than 65 countries.
If you are planning on attending and would like to arrange a meeting with us while there, please do get in touch.


IP Clinic

Thursday 26 April 2012After her successful session in January, Cathy Ayers has once again been asked to host an IP clinic where she will be giving one-to-one half hourly, free of charge consultations to small businesses.


Bio IP Counsels Committee Conference

Houston, Texas 16 – 18 April 2012,

Sophie Maughan, leader of our Life Sciences & Chemicals Team, will be representing Scott & York at the Bio IP Counsels Committee Conference.


IP Clinic

Thursday 29 March 2012Andrew Mackenzie will be hosting another IP surgery for  WENTA. offering free, half hourly, one-to-one sessions.Should you be unable to attend but feel you need some advice, please contact us and we will do what we can to help


IP Clinic

Thursday 26 January 2012

Cathy Ayers, one of our Senior Associates, will be offering half an hour, one-to-one sessions, for small businesses on aspects of IP.  These sessions are offered free of charge by WENTA’s business incubation centre.


Intellectual Property, How? Why? and When?

University of Hertfordshire
Friday 16 December 2011

Dr Alicia Instone delivered a lecture to engineering students at the University of Hertfordshire.


IP Clinic

Wednesday 30 November 2011
Dr Alicia Instone will be hosting this IP clinic on behalf of WENTA.  Alicia is one of our Senior Associates and she will be giving free half hourly one-to-one sessions, offering advice to businesses.


IP Clinic

Wednesday 14 September 2011After the success of the IP Surgery in June, Andrew Mackenzie will once again be hosting a clinic at the Business & Technology Centre in Stevenage.  He will be giving thirty minute duration, one-to-one sessions, offering advice to small businesses on all aspects of IP.  These sessions are being offered free of charge through WENTA’s business incubation centre.If you would like to make an appointment for this clinic please contact the Centre.Should you be unable to attend but feel you need some advice, please contact us and we will do what we can to help.


IP Surgery at the Intellectual Property Office

Tuesday 6 September 2011
Dr Alicia Instone will be hosting an IP clinic at the IPO offices in London.  During the clinic, Alicia will be giving half hourly, one-to-one sessions offering advice to businesses.  If you are unable to attend but would like to speak to Alicia, please do not hesitate to contact us.


Bio International Conference 2011

27 – 30 June 2011
Sophie Maughan, one of our Senior Associates, is looking forward to meeting up with colleagues at the Bio International Conference 2011 in Washington, DC.


IP Clinic

Monday 20 June 2011
Andrew Mackenzie will be hosting an IP Surgery at the Business & Technology Centre in Stevenage where he will be giving thirty minute, one-to-one sessions, offering advice to small businesses on all aspects of IP.  If you would like to make an appointment for this clinic please contact the Centre.
Should you be unable to attend but feel you need some advice, please contact us and we will do what we can to help.


INTA Annual Meeting 2011


14 – 18 May 2011Lynn Harris will be in San Francisco attending the International Trade Mark Association’s 133rd annual meeting, on behalf of Scott & York.


Patent/Licensing Disasters

14 April 2011Andrew Mackenzie will be talking to the Wessex Round Table of Inventors at Southampton Solent University.


An Introduction to Intellectual Property

22 November 2010

Jonathan Midgley
University of Hertfordshire


Inspiring Growth

30 September 2010Andrew Mackenzie will be hosting an IP clinic for Wenta’s award winning service – My Incubator – on 30 September.  During the clinic, Andrew will be giving advice on IP to small businesses, on a one to one basis.If you are unable to attend but feel you need some advice, please contact us and we will do what we can to help.


INTA Annual Meeting 2010 Boston
Link: http://www.inta.org

22-26 May 2010

Scott & York will be attending the INTA Annual Meeting 2010 taking place in Boston 22-26 May.
If you would like to meet our team, please contact Lynn Harris or your usual Scott & York attorney.
We look forward to seeing you in Boston!


European Satellite Navigation Competition 2010


During the course of May 2010, Scott & York will be at various centres around the country, promoting the UK leg of the European Satellite Navigation Competition.In 2008, the winners of this prestigious, europe-wide, competition were from the UK.   Last year Spain won the coveted award so It would be good to bring the honours back to the UK!Friday 7th May

Jonathan Midgley will be presenting at UK Astronomy Technology Centre, Royal Observatory, Edinburgh

Tuesday 11th May
Andrew Mackenzie will be presenting at GRACE, Nottingham

Monday 17th May
Andrew Mackenzie will be presenting at Surrey Space Centre, Guildford

Thursday 20th May
Andrew Mackenzie’s final presentation will be at Cambridge Networks, Cambridge

Details of the 2010 competition can be found here


Interacting with IP Advisors in Industry

November 2009, University of Hertfordshire
Alicia Instone


Nominated for Business Awards: Corporate Social Responsibility Award

September 2009, St Albans and District Chamber of Commerce


Launch of Galileo Masters 2009

April 2009, British Science Museum, London
Andrew Mackenzie


The Basics of IP

February 2009, University of Bedfordshire
Sophie Maughan


European IP Developments

January 2009, Tokyo, Japan
Jonathan Midgley


Interacting with IP Advisors in Industry

November 2008, University of Hertfordshire
Andrew Mackenzie


Presentation of Student Awards

November 2008, University of Hertfordshire
Andrew Mackenzie


Patent Claim Drafting and Construction in Europe

October 2008, Ottawa, Canada
Andrew Mackenzie


Lecturing at ITMA in London and Manchester

September 2008
Cathy Ayers


Nominated for Business Awards: Corporate Social Responsibility Award

September 2008, St Albans and District Chamber of Commerce

 


Concentrating on Trade Marks

June 2008, Wolfson Electronics plc
Lynn Harris


Launch of Galileo Masters 2008

May 2008, British Science Museum, London
Andrew Mackenzie


Intellectual Property Already in Your Company

May 2008, PPMA Presidents Lunch
Andrew Mackenzie


UK Trade and Investment

March 2008
Sophie Maughan


Intellectual Property – a lot more than just patents

January 2008, Imperial College, London
Ian Coates
Sophie Maughan