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Get Growth Ready - Investment and IP with Mathys & Squire and CrowdCube

We believe in the value of great ideas. Don’t you? Maximise your investment and IP protection with Mathys & Squire and CrowdCube. Read more...

  • 30 Jul 2018

A Digi-Addition to Cambridge

On 19th July 2018, the UK Government announced the establishment of a new Cambridge-based task force: the Digital Framework Task Group (DFTG), a team focused on harnessing the power of digital technologies to help UK industry plan for future construction needs. Read more...

  • 26 Jul 2018

Kit Kat Case Closed?

Kit Kat Case Closed? The European Court of Justice (ECJ) dismisses Nestlé's appeal and rules that the four-finger shape of its KitKat bar has not acquired distinctiveness across the entirety of the EU. Laura West explains... Read more...

  • 25 Jul 2018

Mathys & Squire at the Cambridge Information & Intellectual Property Meeting

On Wednesday July 11th, 2018, Mathys & Squire Partner, Jeremy Smith, attended the third annual Cambridge Information and Intellectual Property Meeting (information identifying a registration area) at Homerton College. Read more...

  • 23 Jul 2018

The proposed SPC Export Manufacturing Waiver

The European Commission (EC) recently published a proposed adjustment to the SPC Regulation (Regulation No 469/2009) concerning medicinal products. Read more...

  • 20 Jul 2018

Mathys & Squire at Biofocus 2018

Mathys and Squire Partner, Anna Gregson, recently attended Biofocus 2018, a life sciences conference bringing industry, academics and experts together to discuss innovative initiatives and developments within the field. Read more...

  • 17 Jul 2018

Cambridge gets clinical: Mathys & Squire at ON Helix

Cambridge gets clinical with the On Helix Translational Research Conference hosted by One Nucleus at the Babraham Research Campus in Cambridge, 10-11th July. Read more...

  • 12 Jul 2018

The UPC: a model for a new UK/EU court system?

Could a new patents court provide a model for a new UK/EU court system? Mathys & Squire Partner and Patent Attorney, Caroline Warren, explores whether the UPC changes the landscape for court structures in the UK and EU in The Times. Read more...

  • 11 Jul 2018

Mast-Jägermeister Glass Design Appeal Shot Down

Proper design registration is a 'Mast' as demonstrated by Mast-Jägermeister last week when their appeal to the CJEU regarding shot glass design was rejected. Read more...

  • 11 Jul 2018

Mathys & Squire chairs ACACAP and ACG Workshop

Mathys and Squire Partner, Margaret Arnott, and Managing Associate, Laura West, hosted a workshop organised by the Asian Coalition Against Counterfeiting and Piracy (ACACAP) in conjunction with the Anti-Counterfeiting Group (ACG) on Thursday 5th July. The discussion focused on: “Intelligence Led Anti-Counterfeiting Enforcement Strategies from Asia to the UK”, exploring and sharing effective ways to mitigate the risks of counterfeiting in Asia and the UK. Read more...

  • 10 Jul 2018