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Is the Paradigm for Detecting Infectious Agents About to Change?

Take-up of indirect biomarker technology is needed to improve life chances for patients for whom fast diagnosis is critical, argues Partner Martin MacLean. Read more...

  • 26 Apr 2019

The Internet of Things - Why It Matters to Medtech

Partner Catherine Booth looks at the new challenges emerging from the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT). Read more...

  • 23 Apr 2019

Facebook Sues Over Trade Mark Infringement

Facebook is taking legal action against a group of websites, claiming trade mark infringement and cybersquatting. IP experts Mathys & Squires looks at why and how. Read more...

  • 12 Apr 2019

CAR-T Therapy In The Personalised Medicine Sector

Mathys & Squire’s James Wilding looks at the IP issues in this rapidly expanding personalised medicine sector and its impact on cancer treatment. Read more...

  • 4 Apr 2019

The Fair Principles of Data Management

Posy Drywood describes how IP is key in propagating the FAIR principles of data management and stewardship. Read more...

  • 2 Apr 2019

Protecting Intellectual Property in the Food and Drink Industry

Laura Clews looks at the world of patents and intellectual property rights in relation to the food and drink industry. Read more...

  • 29 Mar 2019

High Court Refers Question Regarding ‘Third Party SPCs’ to the CJEU

In a recent High Court decision (Eli Lilly & Company vs Genentech, Inc), Mr Justice Arnold referred the following question to the CJEU: “Does the SPC Regulation preclude the grant of an SPC to the proprietor of a basic patent in respect of a product which is the subject of a marketing authorisation held by a third party without that party’s consent?” Read more...

  • 19 Mar 2019

Why Food & Beverage Companies Should Protect Their Intellectual Property

Beyond trademarks, protectable intellectual property (IP) is not necessarily the first thing that comes to mind when one has developed a new food or beverage product. Read more...

  • 15 Mar 2019

Mathys & Squire Has Arrived in Oxfordshire

Home to academics, entrepreneurs, growing businesses and established ventures, Oxford has long been an industry hotbed for start-ups, founders and global brands, generating innovation across industries such as automotive, design, manufacturing, chemistry, technology, pharma and life sciences. Read more...

  • 14 Mar 2019

How Can I Raise Investment Using My IP? | 16 April 2019

On Tuesday, April 16th, Mathys & Squire Trade Mark Attorney Laura West and Coller IP’s Director of Investment Strategy and IP Valuation Dr. Fernando Da Cruz Vasconcellos will be speaking at a seminar on the topic of leveraging IP to successfully raise funds for business. Read more...

  • 14 Mar 2019