The 2016 Finance Bill has been published and contains legislation (at Clause 60 and schedule 9) amending the Patent Box rules.
HGF Partner Craig Thomson will be Co-presenting "Creating Impact: The challenges and opportunities of commercialisation in the field of bacteriophage research" alongside Professor Martha RJ Clokie.
HGF's fifth IP in Retail conference looks at intellectual property issues affecting retailers in 2017.
HGF Trainee Patent Attorney Faye Campbell is attending the IEEE/MTS OCEANS conference at Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre which takes place 19-22nd June 2017 in Aberdeen, Scotland.
Tom Nener will be hosting a roundtable at Retail Week General Counsel on "Advertising and driving sales within the law".
The UPC Preparatory Committee has announced that the timetable for opening the UPC (and the associated start date for unitary patents) is to be revised.