04 12月 2017
Partners Sean Jauss and Joseph Lenthall will be attending this year’s China Pharma IP Summit from 7-8 December 2017 in Shanghai.
22 11月 2017
We are delighted to confirm that our celebrated two-week course on the legal and practical aspects of working with the EPC and EPO will run again in 2018 from 4-15 June.
15 11月 2017
We are delighted to announce that we have now officially opened our first office in mainland Europe, in Munich, Germany. This cements our position as one of Europe’s leading specialist IP firms.
02 11月 2017
We are thrilled to once again be ranked in the Chambers & Partners UK legal guide for 2018.
27 9月 2017
From 1 October 2017, new EU trade mark regulations, that we have been anticipating for some while, will finally come into force. What are the key changes and how will they impact you?
12 9月 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.
06 9月 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.
29 8月 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.
09 8月 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.
03 8月 2017
30 6月 2017
The EPO has decided to amend the patents rules to exclude plants and animals obtained exclusively by an essentially biological breeding process from patentability.
27 6月 2017
The UK takes another step towards ratifying the Unified Patent Court (UPC) Agreement by laying the The Unified Patent Court (Immunities and Privileges) Order 2017 before the UK Parliament.
23 6月 2017
The start of the Unitary Patent (UP) and the Unified Patent Court (UPC) has been further delayed. The expected target date of 1 December 2017 cannot be maintained and a start date of mid-2018 (or later) is more likely.
15 6月 2017
Congratulations to the winners of the Emerging Technologies Competition 2017.
08 6月 2017
Mewburn Ellis is delighted to be placed in the ‘gold’ top tier of the IAM Patent 1000 European Patent Office rankings. We are one of only three UK firms that made it into the top tier.