01/05/2019
Groundbreaking IP Legal Services Merger Announced. Top firms Haseltine Lake and Kempner & Partners join forces
Leading international patent and trade mark firm, Haseltine Lake, and boutique IP law firm, Kempner & Partners, announce that with effect from 1st May 2019 they have joined forces to create a new IP powerhouse, and a new choice for clients. The combined firm, Haseltine Lake Kempner, will provide a full suite of IP services advising
16/08/2018
Of (Transgenic) mice and men: Regeneron Pharmaceuticals v Kymab & Novo Nordisk
Bio Science Law Article
02/05/2018
UK ratifies Unified Patent Court Agreement
On 26 April 2018 the UK ratified the Unified Patent Court Agreement (UPCA). The UPCA is an international agreement to establish a new court system that will manage Unitary Patents and European Patents that have not been opted out of the new system. Unitary Patents are a new patent form that will come into existence
30/04/2018
KEMPNER & PARTNERS IP LAW TRACKER
April 2018 Welcome to K&P’s monthly IP Law Tracker, providing you with the latest updates on upcoming IP legislation and recent case news. If any of the issues covered below are of interest to your business, please call us to discuss on 0113 393 1921. Legislation and Statutory Instruments EU Legislation Tracker Date   19
30/03/2018
KEMPNER & PARTNERS IP LAW TRACKER
March 2018 Welcome to K&P’s monthly IP Law Tracker, providing you with the latest updates on upcoming IP legislation and recent case news. If any of the issues covered below are of interest to your business, please call us to discuss on 0113 393 1921. Legislation and Statutory Instruments EU Legislation Tracker Date 28 February
27/03/2018
UK Ratifies Hague Agreement
On 13 March 2018 the UK ratified The Hague Agreement. This means that as of 13 June 2018 those seeking registered design protection in the UK can do so through The Hague International filing system. It also means that UK nationals or those with domicile, habitual residence or a real and effective commercial establishment in
20/03/2018
EU Publishes Draft Brexit Agreement
On 28 February 2018 the EU published its first draft of an agreement governing the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union. This is the first time that issues surrounding Intellectual Property have been addressed in detail and will come as a relief to many anxious to know what the landscape might look like post Brexit.