Knowledge Centre


Unitary Patent renewal fees: business friendly or overpriced?
Users of the European patent system have been waiting to hear how much it will cost to take advantage of
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Budget sheds no light on Patent Box reforms
As mentioned in our recent update, the existing patent box scheme will be closed to new applicants after June 2016.
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Speedy Patents
In the past few years there have been significant increases in the numbers of patent applications being filed around the world,
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Patent Box Update
Patent Box is a UK tax regime for providing tax breaks to companies who profit from patented inventions. Under Patent
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Cleveland partners listed in Who’s Who Legal
For the first time this year Who’s Who Legal have ranked the leading 164 patent attorneys across the world. Cleveland
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Cleveland Partner “Highly Recommended” in IAM 1000
Cleveland partner and patent attorney Adrian Bradley has been ranked as “highly recommended” in the most recent edition of the
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Italy to join the unitary patent?
A key difficulty in the development of the unitary patent has been continued opposition from Italy and Spain. At present, both
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Cleveland client receives prestigious award
We are pleased to congratulate our client, Westwind Air Bearings, for their recent Queen’s Award for Innovation. The official press
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CJEU dismisses Spanish challenge to the unitary patent
The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has dismissed Spain’s challenges to the unitary patent package, meaning that
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Nick DouganPractice Director
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Fraser BrownPartner
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Tom FaulknerPartner
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Lorna HobbsPartner
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Peter HoulihanPartner
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Sophie MaughanPartner
+44 203 077 3499 s.maughan@csy-ip.com
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