News & Events

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.

News & Events

Precision Medicine is a Continuum: Perspectives on Navigation and Partnerships

15 Oct 2018

Nick Sutcliffe will be attending the Precision Medicine is a Continuum event at Babraham Research Campus in Cambridge, on 16 October.

Congratulations to the winners of the OBN Awards

12 Oct 2018

Our clients GammaDelta Therapeutics and James Noble of Adaptimmune have both received awards at the OBN Annual Awards.

Steve Rowan appointed as the new EPO Vice-President for Patent Granting Process.

12 Oct 2018

We would like to congratulate Steve Rowan from the UKIPO on being appointed to be the new EPO Vice-President for Patent Granting Process.

Bioscience Careers Day Manchester

12 Oct 2018

Trainee Patent Attorney Anna Mudge is looking forward to speaking at this year’s Bioscience Careers Day(BCD), which takes place on Saturday 27 October at Manchester Metropolitan University.

Graduate Vacancies

11 Oct 2018

We have vacancies for up to 10 new patent attorney trainees across all science disciplines to join us and work towards qualification as a UK and European patent attorney.

Boost4Health Masterclass

05 Oct 2018

Fran Salisbury will be attending the first Boost4Health Masterclass between the 10 October and 11 October. The masterclass will be hosted in Manchester and will explore opportunities in the NHS.

2018 Nobel Prize in Chemistry awarded to Professor Sir Greg Winter

03 Oct 2018

Congratulations to Professor Sir Greg Winter who has been jointly awarded the 2018 Nobel Prize in Chemistry along with Frances Arnold and George Smith.

Imperial Brands predicts strong growth through increased sales of alternative smoking products

02 Oct 2018

Imperial Brands is predicting revenue growth of as much as 150% - worth £1.5 billion at the top mark - by the end of 2020 as their Next Generation Products (NGP) business gains momentum.

PTMG Conference 2018

02 Oct 2018

Sofia Arenal will be at the PTMG (Pharmaceutical Trade Mark Group) 2018 Conference which takes place in Dubrovnik, Croatia from 3 October to 6 October.

JIPA 2018 Seminar

02 Oct 2018

Mewburn Ellis is proud to be co-hosting the London week of the JIPA (Japanese Intellectual Property Association) bi-annual seminar which is be taking place at the Grange Holborn Hotel, from Monday 1 October to Wednesday 3 October.

Graduate Open Days set for 2018

25 Sep 2018

Attend one of our open days to find out more about the profession and what it’s like to work as a Patent Attorney at Mewburn Ellis. The day will include talks from our current trainees and attorneys, as well as practical exercises with plenty of opportunity to ask questions.

No-deal Brexit papers published

25 Sep 2018

As part of an ongoing effort to provide information on what will happen if no deal is agreed between the United Kingdom and the remaining EU countries (“EU 27”), a series of four papers on IP were published on 24 September 2018.

Zealand Pharma A/S Sells Diabetes Drug in $205 Million Deal with Royalty Pharma

19 Sep 2018

Zealand Pharma is selling future royalty streams for two diabetes drugs, Soliqua/Suliqua and Lyxumia/Adlyxin, to New York-based Royalty Pharma. Royalty Pharma is paying $205 million (U.S.) at the close of the deal.

Bristol office moves to new Grade A office development

17 Sep 2018

Our Bristol office has moved to a landmark Grade A development. Our new office, located in the Aurora Building, is close to the Floating Harbour in Bristol city centre and provides a state of the art working environment.

New partner Andrew Mears signals yet further growth for the firm

17 Sep 2018

We welcome Andrew Mears to the firm and the partnership. A qualified patent attorney in the UK, Europe and Singapore, Andrew joins our well-established engineering group and will be based in our Bristol office.