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Enapter wins inaugural Earthshot Prize for ‘Fix Our Climate’ category

Mathys & Squire is pleased to congratulate its client, Enapter, on winning the ‘Fix Our Climate’ category at The Earthshot Prize ceremony in London on Sunday 17 October 2021 The initiative read more…

Government releases first National Artificial Intelligence Strategy to establish UK as ‘global AI superpower’

The UK government released its National Artificial Intelligence (AI) Strategy on 22 September 2021, following guidance from the AI Council’s 2021 AI Roadmap and other related plans – the read more…

Blockchain patents – comparing the approach of patent offices

In this article for The Patent Lawyer, Mathys & Squire partner Dani Kramer and associate Dylan Morgan review the response of patent offices to blockchain filings with a particular focus on the read more…

‘Outstanding’ and ‘robust’ Mathys & Squire teams ranked in 2022 edition of The Legal 500

Mathys & Squire is pleased to be ranked in the PATMA: Patent Attorneys and PATMA: Trade Mark Attorneys categories in the latest edition of The Legal 500 – the definitive guide to the legal read more…

World Pharmacists Day 2021: IP in the pharmaceutical industry

Through years of education and hands-on experience with clients, our team of patent and trade mark attorneys have built expertise in all areas of intellectual property (IP) in the pharmaceutical read more…

Is blockchain patentable? The Australian Patent Office gives an opinion

The number of blockchain patent filings has exploded in recent years at almost every patent office, but as of yet there have been very few decisions on the patentability of blockchain above the read more…

Mathys & Squire celebrates four ‘world-class IP strategists’ in latest IAM Strategy 300 directory

Mathys & Squire is delighted that four individuals at the firm – partners Anna Gregson, Dani Kramer and Martin MacLean, and principal consultant for Mathys & Squire Consulting, Anthony read more…

Mathys & Squire appoints first COO

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Mathys & Squire’s first Chief Operating Officer (COO) in our 111-year history The management board has created the COO role to be responsible for read more…

Australian Federal Court says an AI can be the inventor

In this article for The Patent Lawyer, partner Jeremy Smith provides an update to his earlier comments regarding the South African patent office issuing the world’s first patent for an invention read more…

EPO decision T 96/20: Does this raise the inventive step bar for medical use inventions?

The recent decision by the European Patent Office (EPO)’s Technical Board of Appeal 3304 in T 96/20 appears, at first glance, to have raised the bar for acknowledging the inventive step of medical read more…