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Mathys & Squire’s award winning technology client Rotolight secures further investment

Mathys & Squire is delighted to announce that its client, Rotolight, a pioneering British technology company which specialises in creating advanced LED lighting products for the cinematic, broadcast and photographic industries, has secured a second round of equity investment from the Development Capital team at leading UK SME investor business, Octopus Investments. Read more...

  • 12 Nov 2019

Are you considering IP at every stage of your product development cycle?

In her latest article for Business & Innovation Magazine, Vicki Strachan, who heads up Mathys & Squire's Oxford office, stresses the importance of reviewing your intellectual property at every stage of the product development cycle and making sure you have an adequate IP strategy in place. Read more...

  • 7 Nov 2019

Chinese court judgment on SEP royalty dispute between Huawei and Conversant

The recent ruling of the Nanjing Intermediate People's Court of Jiangsu Province in a standard essential patent (SEP) royalty dispute between plaintiff Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., Huawei Terminal Co., Ltd. and Huawei Software Technology Co., Ltd. and defendant Conversant Wireless Licensing Co., Ltd. provides a useful insight into how Chinese courts measure the value of SEPs in the Chinese market. Read more...

  • 6 Nov 2019

Seven spook-tacular inventions for a fang-tastic Halloween

If the recent weeks of Brexit uncertainty weren’t scream-inducing enough, Halloween is now upon us! Here at Mathys & Squire, we love the scary, the surprising, and most of all the unique, and so we thought we would highlight a few inventions that could make your Halloween celebrations bigger and spookier than ever before… Read more...

  • 31 Oct 2019

Food Matters Live | 19-20 November 2019

Mathys & Squire is pleased to be partnering with Food Matters Live! Read more...

  • 29 Oct 2019

Will AI be recognised as an inventor?

The notion of whether or not artificial intelligence (AI) can be deemed eligible as an inventor or not has been challenged recently in the press. In this article for Robotics Law Journal, managing associate Andrew White, an expert in our specialist AI team, explores its implications for patent law. Read more...

  • 28 Oct 2019

Venturefest North West | 20 November 2019

Mathys & Squire is pleased to be exhibiting at Venturefest North West 2019. Read more...

  • 25 Oct 2019

UK Supreme Court rules on compensation for employee inventors

The UK’s Supreme Court today issued its judgment in Shanks v Unilever, a long-running dispute regarding the issue of compensation of employees for inventions made during the course of their normal duties. Read more...

  • 23 Oct 2019

Who's talking with whom? Challenges facing connected and autonomous vehicles

In the race to open the market for connected and autonomous vehicles, Mathys & Squire managing associate Andrew White looks at the competing technologies. Read more...

  • 21 Oct 2019

Protecting your IP: expert insights for tech founders

Protecting IP is a key priority for most tech businesses. What’s the right strategy to make sure your creativity isn’t misappropriated by others? Mathys & Squire patent attorney Vicki Strachan and BDO international tax partner Ross Robertson provide their expert insights. Read more...

  • 16 Oct 2019