Welcome to the third edition of the “Good News / BAD News” blog! Our BAD Team (that is, our Brands, Advertising and Designs Team) serves as trusted advisers to some of the most valuable brands in … [Read more...] about Good News / BAD News – September 2022
The UKIPO has today published guidance on patenting artificial intelligence (AI) inventions, together with some useful example scenarios. It will be essential reading for patent specialists working on … [Read more...] about AI patentability and sufficiency: new UK guidance
The Civil Procedure Rules Committee has announced the costs caps in the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (“IPEC”) will increase in October 2022. The IPEC is a popular choice for … [Read more...] about Intellectual Property Enterprise Court increases cost caps in October 2022
The Administrative Committee has formally approved a version of the UPC’s Rules of Procedure (the “Rules”) during a meeting held in Luxembourg on 8 July 2022. These approved Rules will enter into … [Read more...] about UPC Rules of Procedure approved – 19th time’s a charm
Our secondees at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games have taken on a number of different roles, and in this latest blog we hear from Kate Hawkins, senior associate in the IP team, who took on the … [Read more...] about My brand protection secondment at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games
The UK Government has reported overwhelming support for the creation a new independent body – the Road Safety Investigation Branch – "to learn lessons from road incidents, including those involving … [Read more...] about Investigating self-driving safety – what about IP?