Unified Patent Court

It’s been a long time coming but it looks as if the Unified Patent Court (UPC) and Unitary Patents (UP) will soon come into effect. Get up to speed with everything you need to know to be prepared for UPC and UP.

EIP at MOVE

EIP is delighted to participate in the MOVE 2022 mobility event. At EIP we help protect the inventions of those involved in disruptive technology and innovation which aims to reduce the environmental impact of modes of transport. Read more about how patents can play a part in cleaner mobility.

Spotlight

What does the future hold for patents & trademarks?

We’ve come a long way since dial up modems! With a focus on patents & trademarks, Heather McCann, Partner at EIP, and Julius Stobbs, Founder of Stobbs, look back at how the intellectual property industry has changed since the beginning of their careers...

Rhodia v Neo: An exceptional course for confidentiality

The UK High Court maintained “external eyes only” protection for a class of documents central to the Claimants’ loss of profits claim in an inquiry as to damages. External eyes only confidentiality clubs exclude any employees or offic...

Updates

Loonshot in Surgical Robotics - Patent Landscape Analysis

Loonshot = an idea that’s not just big, it seems mad to even try - Safi Bahcall Robot-assisted surgery is a hot area in Medtech. The number of patent filings in robotic surgery system (patent classification A61B/34) has been increasing drastically sin...

Company

EIP celebrate another win at Managing IP EMEA Awards

EIP is delighted to have won an award at the prestigious Managing IP Awards EMEA – European Firm of the Year - Patent Contentious (Patent & Trademark Attorney Firms). The Managing IP Awards recognise remarkable achievements by firms and individual...

EIP Talks Podcast

Resources

What SMEs Should Know About The IP Audits Plus Scheme

What SMEs Should Know About The IP Audits Plus Scheme

Designed by the UK Intellectual Property Office (UKIPO), the IP Audits Plus Scheme gives high-growth SMEs the opportunity to understand and assess their IP further. The scheme supports SME growth by offering financial support towards an IP audit. Th...