Jason is an intellectual property professional who focuses on helping clients develop and extract value from their IP portfolios.
Jason has a unique mix of skills and experience, from running an $8 million sales portfolio before entering the patent profession to developing a successful private practice and from successfully completing the USPTO Patent Bar exam to qualifying as a pilot (EASA Part-FCL IMC/IRR).
Jason is a bilingual (French and English) European and Chartered UK Patent Attorney and has Limited Recognition before the US Patent and Trade Mark Office. He was a European Trade Mark and Design Attorney before the UK left the EU.
The majority of Jason's work is in advising SMEs and multinationals on their IP strategy, drafting, filing and prosecuting patent and design applications throughout the world and conducting freedom-to-operate projects.
His knowledge of both European and US patent systems, together with his commercial and sales experience gives Jason a unique advantage when advising both US and European clients.
USA (Limited Recognition)
BASc (Mech Eng), Hons
The European Patent Office (EPO) has announced that revised Official Fees will apply to payments made on or after Monday 1st April 2024. The majority of fees will increase by …Read article
HGF are proud Event Partners of CAR-TCR Europe, which is due to go ahead from 27th – 29th February at ExCeL, Royal Victoria Dock in London. This is the European hub …Event details
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HGF is pleased to invite you to our upcoming German-language seminar on “Invention and patent searches in public databases” in Salzburg and Dresden. The seminar will showcase how public databases …Event details
“Medical devices and bioinformatics / AI diagnostic feedback – law and practice in Europe and Japan” The EPC does not allow ‘medical use’ claims for medial devices. So how do …Event details
A patent is a legal right that enables the patent holder to prevent others from making and using their invention in the country where the patent is granted. To many …Read article
Order of the classifications listed on the front of a patent and why it matters? On 1 June 2023, ASTELLAS INSTITUTE FOR REGENERATIVE MEDICINE lodged a statement of revocation of …Read article
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