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HGF offers everything you would expect of a world-class intellectual property firm, including patent and trade mark acquisition as well as appeals and oppositions to protect your creative work.

We also focus on providing a bespoke service tailored to your industry, to ensure you really get the most out of your big ideas. Our teams are dedicated to providing professional, expert advice and support every step of the way.

The latest news and cutting edge commentary from across the group

March 2020
March 2020

Luxury Law Summit 2020

HGF is a gold sponsor at Luxury Law Summit 2020 on 30-31st March with Partners Antony Gold, Martyn Fish, Trade Mark Director Lucy Pope and Marketing Director Jacqui Weston attending.

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March 2020

Global IP Exchange Europe 2020

HGF is sponsoring Global IP Exchange Europe 2020 on 9-11 March. Partners Lucy Johnson, Alexander Hagen and Dr Chris Benson will be attending the conference. Lucy Johnson will also be chairing the event with Alexander Hagen hosting a brainweave on day 1.

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March 2020

IP in Healthcare Conference 2020

HGF's sixth annual Healthcare Conference reviews the latest intellectual property issues in the pharmaceuticals, life sciences and medical devices sectors.

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February 2020
February 2020

WTR 1000 2020

World Trade Mark Review 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals 2020 guide has now been published and HGF are proud to have 13 Attorneys listed.

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February 2020

Subsea Expo 2020

HGF Senior Patent Attorney Alastair Blake is attending and speaking at Subsea Expo 2020 on 12th February.

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January 2020
January 2020

IAM Global Leaders 2020

IAM has launched a new publication IAM Global Leaders. It features interviews with many of the world’s foremost private practice patent experts.

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January 2020

SkyKick ruling

Specification of trade marks must be consistent with the essential function of indicating origin of the goods and services or risk being partially invalid for bad faith. Sky plc & ors v SkyKick UK Ltd & anor, 29 January 2019

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January 2020

IAM Pharma & Biotech IP Summit 2020

HGF is a gold sponsor at IAM Pharma & Biotech IP Summit on 28th January 2020 with Partner Douglas Drysdale and Patent Director Dr Emma Longland attending the event.

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January 2020

Arab Health 2020

HGF will be exhibiting at Arab Health 28th - 31st Jan 2019 in Dubai, Arab Health is the largest gathering of healthcare and trade professionals in the MENA (Middle East, North African) region.

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January 2020

Special Report - Brand Protection Beyond Brexit

Since the UK voted to leave the EU in 2016's referendum, HGF has worked to ensure that Brexit will just mean 'business as usual' for its clients. We conducted a survey with more than 120 companies, many of them world-leaders in their markets and industry sectors, with specific focus on the…

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January 2020

CRISPR BoA Hearing

Follow this page for the latest updates from CRISPR BoA Hearing in Munich from Monday 13th January to Friday 17th January. HGF Patent Director Dr Emma Longland will be reporting all the key moments throughout the week along with daily roundups.

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