< Back to latest news & events

News

HGF joins The Black Solicitors Network

May 2022

The Black Solicitors Network is the primary voice of black solicitors in England and Wales; committed to achieving equality of access, retention and promotion of black solicitors.

We are excited to join the network as a corporate member. As a member, HGF is committed to supporting The Black Solicitors Network in their aims and objectives:

  • Represent Black solicitors, and ensure that their views are articulated and heard within the profession, The Law Society, media and other relevant bodies
  • Promote equality and challenge discrimination within the profession
  • Provide pastoral care and support
  • Deliver practical educational seminars for all members
  • Provide a series of networking, business and social events
  • The Black Solicitors Network also aims to continue to be the primary voice of black solicitors in England and Wales

Latest updates

Managing Intellectual Property firm rankings - Trade Marks 2024

We would like to announce we have been ranked Tier 1 and highly recommended in the latest Managing Intellectual Property firm rankings for Trade Marks. Managing Intellectual Property has published …

Read article

IP Ingredients, Part 13: Navigating Trade Marks in the World of Food and Drink Rebranding

In the dynamic world of the food and drink industry, rebranding can be a strategic tool used by companies to refresh their image, capture new markets, or adapt to changing …

Read article
Event - 9th May 2024

HGF's 10th Annual IP in Healthcare Conference 2024

We are delighted to invite you to HGF’s 10th annual IP in Healthcare Conference. This year’s theme focuses on emerging technologies. We will review the latest intellectual property issues and …

Event details

Crafting a claim for AI in medtech: Two case studies

As artificial intelligence creates a complex legal landscape for healthcare and medtech, Janine Swarbrick of HGF explores two case studies that shed light on how to claim an AI invention. …

Read article

Intellectual Property (IP) and its role in innovation during the energy transition

The shift from fossil fuels to greener energy will profoundly impact the profitability of many businesses in the energy sector. However, innovation has become an essential facilitator of the energy …

Read article

More than just ‘Patent Protected’: How Intellectual Property (IP) can fuel collaboration and growth

Traditionally, intellectual property (IP) protection is viewed as a mechanism to create a monopoly and exclude competitors. For example, patents give the owner the right to stop others from using …

Read article