Intellectual property

We use our detailed knowledge of intellectual property law to deliver clear and practical advice to a broad range of industry sectors.

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Brand protection

Brand names can be extremely valuable assets and need to be properly protected. If you would like more information on our trade mark service please click on the link below.

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Cathrine Ripley

Cathrine Ripley

IP rights can be a valuable and important, even crucial, part of a business.  Our specialist lawyers help clients to protect and exploit their rights, in addition to representing clients who wish to bring and defend infringement claims.  
We combine our technical expertise and experience of dealing with a broad range of industry sectors (including data collection, diagnostics, event management, fashion, healthcare, information technology, marketing, medical instruments, media and pharmaceutical) with a highly commercial and down-to-earth approach.

Our team’s area of expertise include the following:

  • protecting confidentiality information and know-how
  • copyright issues and infringement proceedings
  • data licensing and the protection of database rights
  • registered or unregistered designs
  • passing off proceedings
  • patent licensing
  • registering UK, EU and some international trade marks
  • trade mark licensing and infringement proceedings