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The importance of maintaining an IP portfolio in an ever evolving digital climate.

Now that we are in March 2017, most New Year’s resolutions have been forgotten, exercise equipment is starting to build dust in the corners of spare bedrooms across the country and dry January is a read more…

Take a break

The Kit-Kat design is iconic and distinctive for chocolate lovers across Europe and the rest of the world, however, is it in the eyes of the law In 2002 Nestle applied to register the shape of its read more…

Article 50 finally triggered – is your intellectual property safe? In a word…yes!

IP implications of the UK leaving the EU It is important to note that Mathys & Squire’s ability to represent its clients in the UK or in Europe will not be affected during, or after the Article read more…

New UK provisions for webmarking will make it easier to enforce registered designs

The UK’s Digital Economy Bill 2016, which amongst other things includes a handful of new IP provisions, is now in its final stages before enactmentAmongst these IP provisions, the Bill will permit read more…

The Northern Business Exhibition 2017

Have you ever wondered how to safeguard your brand, especially when entering new markets such as China or the US We’re attending The Northern Business Exhibition, a conference aimed at those who wish read more…

The business of precision medicine – visioning the Future

We are pleased to be Gold Sponsors of the inaugural Bionow Precision Medicine Conference Hosted in Leeds on 5th April, the conference will explore the impact that developments in this area is read more…

INTA

Please join the Mathys & Squire team at INTA for drinks and canapes at the incredible Marea Baja!  We’ll be hosting a drinks reception on the 23rd floor of the newly opened Marea Baja from 1630, read more…

Investing in Innovation

On 2nd March, a group of investors, including some notable Angel investors and VCs, attended our London offices in The Shard to engage in a roundtable discussion on the topic of ‘Investing in read more…

Counterfeiting – the brands unite

  Earlier this month Jean-Claude Juncker, the President of the European Commission, received a letter from 80 of the most well-known brands, including Apple, Coca-Cola, Dior Lego, L’Oreal and read more…

IP Strategy

We have been working with the Manufacturing Technologies Association (MTA) and their members to promote the importance of IP as a strategic business asset  If managed properly it can offer read more…