Legal notices

Mathys & Squire is the trading name of Mathys & Squire LLP, a limited liability partnership registered in England & Wales under registered number OC335375 and regulated by IPReg;  and Mathys & Squire Europe Patentanwälte Partnerschaft mbB (Partner: Dr. Gerold Fiesser, Andreas Wietzke; Bankverbindung: IBAN: 05 7015 0000 1006 0148 21; BIC: SSKMDEMMXXX). The registered office for the LLP is The Shard, 32 London Bridge Street, London SE1 9SG, and for the Partnerschaft mbB, Theatiner Str. 7, 80333 München. A list of the members of each company is open to inspection at the registered offices. Our German patent attorneys are subject to the rules of the Patentanwaltsordnung. We use the word ‘partner’ to refer to members of the LLPs, Partnerschaft mbB or employees or consultants of similar seniority. ‘MATHYS & SQUIRE’ and the cube device are registered trade marks of Mathys & Squire LLP.

A Limited Liability Partnership (“LLP”) is a corporate body, registered at Companies House, with members instead of partners. In common with most of the professional services firms who have converted to LLP status, the term partner is used to refer to a member (or senior employee) of the LLP.

LLP status was introduced in the UK in 2001 to enable members of an LLP to obtain the protection of limited liability status and is increasingly becoming the preferred legal structure for professional services firms. In particular, conversion to LLP status removes the threat of unlimited personal liability for members, and therefore enables the firm to attract and retain patent and trade mark attorneys of the highest calibre in order to service clients’ needs.

The change in legal status has no bearing on the high level of service the firm provides, and appropriate professional indemnity insurance is of course retained for the protection of clients, details of which are available on request.

Other Information

VAT Registration No. is GB108224935

Our full terms and conditions are available on request. Please contact [email protected]. 

Terms of Website

Terms and Conditions of use of

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1. Acceptance of terms

Your access to and use of (“the Website”) is subject exclusively to these Terms and Conditions. You will not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. By using the Website you are fully accepting the terms, conditions and disclaimers contained in this notice. If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions please do not use the Website. The Website is owned and operated by Mathys & Squire LLP. You can contact the firm via e-mail by clicking here

2. Changes to website

Mathys & Squire LLP reserves the right to:

2.1 Change or remove (temporarily or permanently) the Website or any part of it without notice.

2.2 Change these Terms and Conditions at any time, and your continued use of the Website following any changes shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change.

3. Links to third party websites

The Website may include links to third party websites that are controlled and maintained by others. Any link to other websites is not an endorsement of such websites and you acknowledge and agree that the LLP is not responsible for the content or availability of any such sites.

4. Copyright

4.1 All copyright, trade marks and all other intellectual property rights in the Website and its content (including without limitation the Website design, text, graphics and all software and source codes connected with the Website) are owned by or licensed to Mathys & Squire LLP or otherwise used by Mathys & Squire LLP as permitted by law.

4.2 None of the content of the Website may be copied, in any form whether in part or in full, unless the information is intended for personal use only or it is intended for the benefit of a third party. In the latter case, the copy must indicate the Website as its source, and that it is protected by copyright restrictions which must be respected by the third party. Any copy taken in accordance with the preceding conditions must not be inserted into another text, or disseminated for commercial purposes without prior permission. No part of the Website may be copied, transmitted or stored on another website or on any other form of electronic system without prior permission.

5. Disclaimers and limitation of liability

5.1 The Website provides general information only and does not constitute legal or other advice and should not be relied upon in making or refraining from making, any decision. Mathys & Squire LLP does not accept liability for any loss which may arise from use of information contained on the Website. If you require advice on a particular issue, please contact the firm for specific advice.

5.2 To the extent permitted by law, Mathys & Squire LLP is not liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatever (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data, profits) arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website.

5.3 Mathys & Squire LLP makes no warranty that the functionality of the Website will be uninterrupted or error free or that defects will be corrected. Whilst Mathys & Squire LLP has taken reasonable precautions against viruses on the Website or the server that makes it available, Mathys & Squire LLP cannot be responsible for any such viruses and advises you to take your own precautions and conduct your own checks.

5.4 Mathys & Squire LLP accepts no liability to any party in contract or in tort for comments or information which are introduced onto the Website by a user.

6. Indemnity

You agree to indemnify and hold Mathys & Squire LLP and its members, employees and agents harmless from and against all liabilities, legal fees, damages, losses, costs and other expenses in relation to any claims or actions brought against Mathys & Squire LLP arising out of any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions or other liabilities arising out of your use of this Website.

7. Severance

If any of these Terms and Conditions should be determined to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable for any reason by any court of competent jurisdiction then such Term or Condition shall be severed and the remaining Terms and Conditions shall survive and remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.

8. Governing law

These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.