The drive to cleaner energy sources, whether through use of renewables, electrochemical means, nuclear power or through more efficient uses of fossil fuel sources, is supported by fundamental chemical research and development.

HGF has one of the largest and most experienced chemistry patent attorney teams in Europe that specialises in IP relating to fundamental material science (turbines, solar cells, OPVs), electrochemical research (batteries, fuel cells etc), nuclear (fission and fusion reactions), biomass and alternative feedstock and waste-to-energy plants, fuel and engine additives, lubricants and oils, as well as mining technologies for efficient extraction of fossil fuel sources, rare earth elements and so on.

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UPC moves one step closer to 2022 launch

The Austrian parliament has completed the legislative procedure to ratify the Protocol on the provisional application of the Agreement on a Unified Patent Court (the “Protocol”; see here). When deposited, …

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Event - 9th December 2021

Technology Transfer Primer - IP Management: AI and 5G in healthcare

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 …

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Next Pro-Chancellor appointed at the University of Leeds

A Leeds alumnus has been appointed as the next Pro-Chancellor of the University of Leeds. A lawyer by background, with a strong track record in leadership in education and social …

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