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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

May 2014
May 2014

9th Convergent Technology Showcase & Conference 2014

Harrison Goddard Foote are sponsoring the 9th Convergent Technologies Showcase & Conference at Stirling Management Centre on 14th May.

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May 2014

INTA’s 136th Annual Meeting

HGF are sending a team of Attorneys to INTA’s 136th Annual Meeting to be held in Hong Kong 10th-14th May 2014.

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April 2014
April 2014

M11 Med Tech Forum

Volumes of literature and presentation describe in one way or another the three pillars required to create a high growth technology business.

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April 2014

Your brand in China: Important changes to the trade mark system

On 1 May 2014, new trade mark law will come into effect in the People’s Republic of China. There has been a boom in trade mark applications in China, with foreign companies keen to secure registered rights in the wake of brand hijacking and with registrations being key to securing a robus…

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April 2014

ABA Spring Conference

Chris Benson, Partner will be speaking at the ABA Spring Conference in Arlington, Virginia on 2-4th April 2014. Also attending from HGF will be partners Martyn Fish and David Potter.

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April 2014

European Court Case holds the future of fashion design in its hands

A court case which has rumbled on for nearly eight years could now be nearing a conclusion with major ramifications for the fashion sector.

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April 2014

Printed Electronics Europe 2014

The only event focused on the commercialisation or printed, organic and flexible electronics.

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April 2014

Revised EU Technology Transfer Block Exemption Regulation (TTBER) and Guidelines Adopted

Revised EU Technology Transfer Block Exemption Regulation (TTBER) and Guidelines Adopted

The European Commission has adopted new rules for the assessment of technology transfer agreements under EU Competition rules.

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March 2014
March 2014

Research and Innovation in the UK - funding, commercialisation and infrastructure

Richard Williams, Partner of HGF's London office is attending the Research and innovation in the UK - funding, commercialisation and infrastructure conference to be held at the Royal Society, London on 27th March 2014.

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March 2014

PTMG 88th Conference

Partners from HGF´s London office, Claire Hutchinson and Stephanie Loeffler-Reading will be attending the Pharmaceutical Trade Marks Group 88th Conference to be held at the Savoy Hotel, London on the 17th-18th March 2014.

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March 2014

HiPerNano 6th Annual Conference & Exhibition

Chris Moore, Partner of HGF´s Birmingham office will be attending the HiPerNano 6th Annual Conference and Exhibition to be held at the Royal Academy of Engineering in London.

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March 2014

Oiltech Investor Network

Craig Watson, Partner of HGFs London Office will be speaking at the Oiltech Investor Network to be held in London on 11-13th March 2014.

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March 2014

NEPIC/ICC Conference

Jonathan Atkinson Partner of HGF and Martyn Fish of HGF Law will be attending the 7th India Chemical Industry Outlook Conference in Mumbai on 6-7th March 2014.

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March 2014

ITF Technology Showcase

HGF Aberdeen will be exhibiting at this year´s ITF Technology Showcase. The event will be at at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre on 5th March 2014.

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March 2014

Aberdeen-Houston Gateway

Craig Watson, Partner will be attending the Aberdeen-Houston Gateway on the 19th March 2014 at the Marcliffe Hotel & Spa, Aberdeen.

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March 2014

IQPC Global Exchange

Matt Dixon, Partner of our London office will be attending the 5th Global IP Exchange which is the largest collection yet of senior IP decision makers.

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March 2014

The Unitary Patent Package - 1 year on...

The 19th February 2014 saw the first anniversary of 25 EU Member States signing the Agreement on the creation of a Unified Patent Court.

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March 2014

Retail #IPTrending

HGF are holding a conference for retailers and consumer brands on the effective development, exploitation and protection of intellectual property.

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