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University technology transfer ‘vital to the future of healthcare’, says UK-based Patent Attorney ahead of major US conference

16 Feb 2018
A leading patent attorney has said university technology transfer is ‘vital to the future of healthcare’, as patent attorneys and representatives of leading universities from around the world gather in Phoenix, Arizona for a major conference on the subject next Read More

Reading-based intellectual property law specialist helps shed light on so-called ‘Bolar exemptions’

14 Feb 2018
A Reading-based intellectual property law specialist has chaired a professional webinar on patent exemptions, known as Bolar exemptions, which affect pharmaceutical researchers. Dr Adrian Bradley, a Partner and Chartered Patent Attorney at Cleveland Scott York, chaired the webinar, organised by Read More

EPO revokes CRISPR patent: Priority isn’t connected to entitlement to the invention

5 Feb 2018
The EPO has revoked one of the Broad Institute’s core patents relating to the CRISPR gene editing technology. The patent claimed priority from US applications which were filed by a number of joint applicants. The revoked patent omitted one of Read More

St Albans intellectual property law firm named as finalists for pair of prestigious awards

1 Feb 2018
A leading intellectual property law firm with a presence in St Albans is in contention for a pair of prestigious awards. Cleveland Scott York has been named as a finalist in the Best International Trade and the Best Legal and Read More

UK intellectual property specialist helps colleagues from around the world open doors to new markets at conference

25 Jan 2018
A Partner at a leading firm of intellectual property (IP) specialists is helping delegates at a major global conference use their IP to create new opportunities. Dr Adrian Bradley, a Partner and Chartered Patent Attorney at Cleveland Scott York, which Read More

The Coca-Cola Company v. EUIPO / Modern Industrial & Trading Investment Co. Ltd (Mitico)

19 Jan 2018
Coca-Cola has had a recent victory in the General Court (GC) in its long running dispute with Modern Industrial & Trading Investment Co. Ltd (Mitico), a Syrian company. In 2010 Mitico filed an EUTM application for the Master Logo (as Read More

St Albans firm to help engineers understand how to protect cutting-edge technologies from copycats

9 Jan 2018
A firm of intellectual property law specialists, which has a major presence in St Albans, is to help engineers recognise how a range of cutting-edge technologies, including robots and Artificial Intelligence (AI), can be protected from copycats at a conference Read More

Cleveland Scott York attorney helps improve registered design application process

2 Jan 2018
The UK Intellectual Property Office (UKIPO) has confirmed that from 19 December 2017, up to 12 views can be submitted when registering a design online, instead of the previous limit of 7 which had been inadvertently introduced when they launched Read More

Europe Leads the way on 4IR technologies

21 Dec 2017
A recent study by the European Patent office, confirms that 29% of inventions in this field come from Europe, with the top three European countries being the United Kingdom, France and Germany.  Worldwide, the second largest contributor is the USA Read More

St Albans intellectual property specialists lend their backing to the UK’s best business women

13 Oct 2017
A firm of intellectual property specialists, which has an office in St Albans, has lent its backing to some of the UK’s best business women by sponsoring a category at a prestigious awards. Cleveland Scott York sponsored the best Customer Read More