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Mathys & Squire’s trade mark team recommended in 2021 edition of WTR 1000

World Trademark Review has featured Mathys & Squire in its latest edition of the WTR 1000 directory, highlighting the firm’s “professional, responsive and wide-ranging service” and its read more…

AI inventorship: Does patent law need to become more intelligent?

In a number of recent cases, patent offices have refused to allow artificial intelligence and machine learning systems to be credited as inventors in patent applications How are patent systems to read more…

EPO videostars: videoconferencing made mandatory for most oral proceedings

10 February 2021: This article has been updated to reflect our understanding that the Technical Board of Appeal 3502 has made a referral to the Enlarged Board about the legality of holding Oral read more…



Webinar: Patent drafting for success in Europe

When: Thursday 25 March | 18:00 – 19:00 (GMT) Speakers: Martin MacLean & David Hobson The manner in which a patent application has been drafted will greatly influence the ease read more…


Webinar: AI in life sciences – patenting dos and don’ts

When: Thursday 25 February | 18:00 – 19:00 (GMT) Speakers: Jeremy Smith & Alexander Robinson Artificial intelligence is transforming the life sciences industry, finding read more…


Webinar: New changes to the EPO Guidelines on description amendments: why it matters

When: Thursday 11 February | 15:00 – 16:00 (GMT) Speakers: Hazel Ford & Andrew White Sign up: Click here to register A new 2021 edition of the EPO Guidelines read more…