In this two-part glossary, Appleyard Lees partner and patent attorney Parminder Lally, and trainee patent attorneys Debora Dorn and Ryan Newcombe, take you through some of the key terminology you may come across when you’re going through the patent process.
Appleyard Lees is a leading intellectual property law firm, with over 70 patent and trademark attorneys and litigators.
Who we are, and what we do – but also, how we do it – makes us distinctive.
We bring broad sector and industry knowledge. Our clients benefit from our professionals’ deep insights into their businesses, operations and objectives.
Our team offers a full spectrum of IP services, including initial strategy and scoping, prosecution, and support should post-grant issues arise. Our commercially intelligent approach to service delivery, incorporates flexibility and adaptability. We strive to be agile, to respond to specific client requirements in a way that suits them.
Working with some of the world’s most exciting innovators, largest companies and household names, the firm supports a broad range of IP owners and creators, including in-house teams, R&D specialists, owner-managers and branding professionals.
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Commercial and intellectual property solicitor Amritjot Jethwa has joined Appleyard Lees as the firm’s first Head of Commercial IP Contracts.added by Mrs Appleyard Lees 1 min Read
Appleyard Lees' Barbara Fleck will be on hand to answer your questions at this One Nucleus invitation only event on 14 November 2023 from 09:00–11:00 at Pennintons Manches Cooper LLP's offices in Cambridge.1 min Read
The EU patent package establishing a Unitary Patent (UP) providing EU-wide patent coverage and a Unified Patent Court (UPC) to enforce such patents entered into force on 1 June 2023, and our clients are deciding whether or not to opt out their existing European patents from the jurisdiction of the UPC. To date most of the discussion has centred around opting out existing granted European patents. However, some of our clients have also been considering whether they should opt out their pending European patent applications. We therefore consider below some of the issues that should be considered in this regard.added by Mrs Appleyard Lees 3 min Read
Appleyard Lees is delighted to announce that patent attorneys Chris Mason (MSci(Hons), LLM, MRSC, CPA, EPA) and Parminder Lally (MSci, PhD, CPA, EPA) joined the Appleyard Lees partnership as of 1 April 2023.2 min Read
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