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Brexit and .eu Domain Names

The potential exit from the EU will have many effects in both commercial and private life....

The potential exit from the EU will have many effects in both commercial and private life. One of those effects is that once the UK has left the EU, UK owners o - Read more

UK Registered Design Protection and UK Unregistered Design Rights

UK unregistered design right (UDR) was created to complement copyright and registered desi...

UK unregistered design right (UDR) was created to complement copyright and registered design rights in the UK. UK Registered design right protects the shape and - Read more

United States Patent and Trade Mark Office – Process Update

In November of this year, the standard used by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) to...

In November of this year, the standard used by the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) to interpret challenged patent claims is to change. PTAB is an administr - Read more

Swindell & Pearson Appointed to Framework Agreement for North Eastern Universities Purchasing Consortium

Swindell & Pearson is delighted to announce that we’ve been appointed to the North Eastern...

Swindell & Pearson is delighted to announce that we’ve been appointed to the North Eastern Universities Purchasing Consortium framework agreement for providing - Read more

Swindell & Pearson Success in 2018 Legal 500 Rankings

Swindell & Pearson is delighted to be listed as one of the UK’s top intellectual property ...

Swindell & Pearson is delighted to be listed as one of the UK’s top intellectual property firms in the 2018 edition of the Legal 500 law firm ranking directory. - Read more

EPO’s Updated Guidelines Relating to Artificial Intelligence

The EPO has performed its annual update of the “Guidelines for Examination” to include a s...

The EPO has performed its annual update of the “Guidelines for Examination” to include a section on the patentability of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machin - Read more

2018 World’s Biggest Coffee Morning

Our staff came together for the 2018 World’s Biggest Coffee Morning to help raise money fo...

Our staff came together for the 2018 World’s Biggest Coffee Morning to help raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. - Read more

Fully funded intellectual property audits available for businesses in Wolverhampton and the surrounding Black Country

Businesses in Wolverhampton and the surrounding Black Country area (including Sandwell, Du...

Businesses in Wolverhampton and the surrounding Black Country area (including Sandwell, Dudley, Walsall, and other Black Country postcodes) can now receive a fu - Read more

Promotions at Swindell & Pearson

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New Trade Mark Attorney hire for Swindell & Pearson

We’re delighted to announce that Shaun Sherlock has joined Swindell & Pearson as an IP Dir...

We’re delighted to announce that Shaun Sherlock has joined Swindell & Pearson as an IP Director. - Read more

Exam success at Swindell & Pearson

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World Intellectual Property Organisation facts and figures 2017 - patents & utility model

The World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) is a United Nations agency whose missi...

The World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) is a United Nations agency whose mission is to lead the development of a balanced and effective intellectual - Read more

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