Emma is a Chartered UK Trade Mark Attorney based in our Manchester Office. Prior to joining HGF in 2018, she obtained a Law degree and a first-class Masters in Intellectual Property Law from the University of Manchester. She also spent a short time working in Amsterdam for a well-known fashion brand.
Emma has experience assisting clients from a range of industries with their intellectual property, particularly advising on new trade mark and design applications, conducting pre-filing clearance searches and handling contentious matters. She can also assist with online monitoring and takedowns, including e-commerce platforms such as Alibaba and Taobao.
LLB Law at University of Manchester
Law at University of Manchester
Intellectual Property Law at University of Manchester
Trade Mark Law and Practice at Queen Mary University of London
Trade Mark Practice at Nottingham Law School
September 22nd 2023
2023 was a big year in the world of copyright, with Ed Sheeran successfully defending an allegation of copyright infringement in the US for his song “Thinking Out Loud” and …Read article
In the UK, trade marks and the food and drink industry have a long and rich heritage. One of the most well known of these stories begins in 1876, when …Read article
We are happy to announce the Leaders League rankings for 2023 are now live, and HGF is basking in the spotlight with multiple mentions across various categories. This recognition reaffirms …Read article
After months of research, Managing IP has published the IP Stars list for 2023. HGF is delighted to have 23 attorneys from England, Scotland, Ireland, Netherlands and Germany recognised and …Read article
A trade mark is anything that identifies the origin of goods or services writes Rebecca Field, Partner & Trade Mark Attorney (pictured above). This includes the name of the product, …Read article
The caterpillar war may have been settled last year, but it hasn’t stopped Aldi continuing to dig at M&S. There was the limited edition Cuthbert being sold to raise money …Read article
After an interim High Court decision and a Court of Appeals decision, Mrs Justice J. Smith handed down her judgement on 19 April in favour of Lidl having held that …Read article
This case illustrates how a well thought out design registration strategy helped Marks and Spencer (M&S) win the day against the discount specialist, Aldi. It is another chapter in the …Read article
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