We want to keep you up to date with developments in the IP world and let you know what we are up to at Mewburn Ellis.
12 Sep 2017
For many months now, we have known that Brexit is likely to bring changes to IP rights in Europe. That changed on 7 September with the publication of the European Commission’s position paper on IP.
11 Sep 2017
Robert Watson will be at the Association of Intellectual Property Firms (AIPF) Annual Meeting 2017, which takes place from 13-15 September in San Francisco.
07 Sep 2017
Andy King will be at AOAIOIP (All Ohio Annual Institute on Intellectual Property) 2017 from 11-15 September in Ohio, United States.
06 Sep 2017
Estonia and Lithuania have ratified the UPC Agreement despite continuing uncertainty over UK and German ratifications. The reasons for the challenge in the German Constitutional Court (as reported here) have now been made public.
06 Sep 2017
Sarah Brearley will be speaking at the CIPA Manchester Regional Meeting on Thursday 7 September 2017. The topic is “IP Inclusive Update and the Importance of Being a Work Place Ally”.
04 Sep 2017
Aurelius Environmental, part of Aurelius Holdings, and Dr Vasant Kumar from the University of Cambridge’s Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy (DMSM) have won a grant worth over €1.3m to develop a novel process for recycling lead from lead batteries.
01 Sep 2017
Yesterday the US FDA issued the first ever approval for a cellular immunotherapy.
31 Aug 2017
Zealand Pharma A/S has announced that their strategic collaboration partner, Boehringer Ingelheim, has initiated Phase 1 studies assessing candidates for the treatment of obesity and/or diabetes.
29 Aug 2017
Rachel Oxley and Graeme Moore will be attending the 67th Council Meeting of the Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA) from 04-07 November 2017.
23 Aug 2017
Jacqueline Pang will be attending the China Trademark Festival which takes place in Guilin, China from 1st to 4th September.
17 Aug 2017
After announcing its intentions last month, Zealand Pharma A/S has gone public in the US to fund clinical trials and other projects.
09 Aug 2017
Stephen Hodsdon will be speaking about IP strategies in Europe after Brexit at the Patinex 2017 conference that takes place from 7 -8 September 2017 in Seoul, Korea.
08 Aug 2017
Cambridge Enterprise, the commercialisation arm of the University of Cambridge, has licensed key technology to specialist growth factor manufacturer Qkine Ltd for Activin A production.
03 Aug 2017
We are delighted to once again be ranked in the Managing Intellectual Property: IP Stars. It’s been an outstanding year for Mewburn, having received praise and multiple recommendations across the firm. We have been recognised for our "responsive service, high quality drafting and good working relationships with inventors".
03 Aug 2017
As part of our 150th anniversary celebrations, we decided to support the National Citizen Service (NCS) and take part as a professional partner for NCS The Challenge. This week, we welcomed a team of the 'next generation of innovators' to the Mewburn Ellis office in London.