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 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
Managing Intellectual Property IP Stars 2021, comprising the highly recommended IP professionals, has now been published. HGF is delighted to have 14 European attorneys listed. IP STARS is the leading …Read article
Pharmaceutical and biotechnology patent applications also make top 10 most patented. Recent statistics published by the EPO show that a total of 14,295 European patent applications were filed in 2020 …Read article
The 2021 EPO Guidelines provide much needed guidance on how to protect antibodies in Europe. Biological drugs including therapeutic antibodies have become increasingly important to the pharmaceutical industry. The European …Read article
Opportunities for additional pharmaceutical product patent protection in Europe, based on the use of a drug to treat a patient exhibiting a biomarker indicative of drug response. Recent years have …Read article
Exploring the growth of patents for connected medical devices, and how best to protect them. The Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to change our lives by creating a connected …Read article
To waive, or not to waive, that is the question. The earliest identified date of a patient presenting with symptoms of a “novel coronavirus” in Wuhan, China is reported to …Read article
HGF in Europe and Knobbe Martens in the US are holding a joint webinar on 9th June. In this webinar we will explore considerations for implementing an effective strategy to …Event details
HGF Partner Dr Susan Keston and Senior Patent Attorney Dr Sofie McPherson will be presenting a webinar ‘How to capitalise on the 5G healthcare revolution’ on 25th May. This session will explore how 5G …Event details
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