Adrian has been working with a range of clients, from sole inventors, to start-ups, all the way to multinationals, developing patent strategies that are suitably catered for commercial needs on a case-by-case basis.
Adrian has experience mainly in patent prosecution and patent drafting, relating to subject matter from construction related products to vehicles, from thermodynamic management systems to electronic appliances. He believes taking time to understand the commercial relevance of a product, and then applying this knowledge to develop a patent strategy is paramount to adding value to any business.
MEng in Mechanical Engineering
Adrian is involved in IP clinic drop-in sessions at the Business and IP clinic in Newcastle City Library, helping individuals and start-up businesses begin thinking about the value of IP in their business.
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The University of Hong Kong is hosting a webinar on ‘IP Management: AI and 5G in healthcare’ on 9th December 2021 with HGF’s Partner Dr Chris Benson and Patent Director …Event details
Join our webinar on 1st December, where speakers from Shiga, one of the leading IP firms in Japan, will present on ‘Patent eligibility of AI-related pharmaceutical inventions and practical tips …Event details
It is now eight years since the first lab-grown burger was unveiled by a team of scientists at Maastricht University, but since then the path to market has been slow. …Read article
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