The development of new materials with improved properties, along with their applications in various fields of technology, present numerous IP opportunities for a broad range of industries.
The HGF chemistry team is one of the largest teams of chemistry attorneys in Europe with experience across an extensive scope of materials science specialisms, including metallurgy, composite materials, cement technologies, graphene technologies, polymer technologies, and fabric technologies.
Our experts can advise on IP strategy, invention capture, drafting and filing patent applications, patent prosecution, portfolio management and infringement analysis. We frequently handle contentious proceedings and have experienced patent attorney specialists in opposition and appeals, including high-value multi-party oppositions and have regularly handled proceedings before the European Patent Office.
We have experience in all aspects of material science IP and have a reputation for providing high quality, pragmatic and commercially-focused advice.
World Intellectual Property Day is on 26th April. This year’s theme is IP & SME’s: Taking your ideas to market. World IP day 2021 shines a light on the critical role of …Event details
HGF is attending IQPC Global IP Exchange Europe 2021 virtual event being held 9 – 10 March 2021. The Global IP Exchange exclusively brings together 90 expert Chief IP Counsel, Heads and …Event details
In 2021, HGF’s IP in Healthcare Conference will be delivered virtually through a series of webinars across January, February and March. The webinars will review the latest IP and related …Event details
This week, food giant Unilever announced a €1bn annual sales target for plant-based foods within the next 5-7 years, as part of its “Future Foods” program. This ambitious target is …Read article
The prevention of cancer and development of more effective strategies to detect precursors and early-stage cancers, when treatment may be most effective, remain critical societal goals. The 2020 Bionow Oncology Conference …Event details
HGF Partners Craig Thomson and Dr Andrew Wells will be presenting a webinar on ‘Attracting Big Pharma to the Microbiome Field’ on 8th July. Join ‘Attracting Big Pharma to the Microbiome Field’ webinar by Arrowhead …Event details
IAM has launched a new publication IAM Global Leaders. It features interviews with many of the world’s foremost private practice patent experts. All the leaders listed as IAM Global Leaders …Read article
HGF Partner Leythem Wall will be presenting “The Art of European Claim Drafting” at the Management Forum workshop on 7-8 November 2019 in London. The seminar combines one day of claim drafting fundamentals …Event details