Patient-specific and point-of-care treatments mean huge advancements in the musculoskeletal medical field, such as 3D printed components and implants combined with regenerative medicine.
Orthopaedics is a large, wide-ranging sector covering progressions in implants, surgical equipment, trauma treatment and prosthetics, with challenges and developments specifically tied-in with bespoke solutions that aid healing, enhance motion and wear and improve implant lifespan for our ageing population.
With broad academic and patent know-how, along with specific tissue engineering and materials experience, HGF’s world-class orthopaedics team crosses over with life sciences and pharmaceuticals specialists to conduct patent drafting, prosecution, oppositions, appeals, FTO and infringement opinions and litigation, supporting large corporate portfolios, working with in-house teams, along with SMEs, overseas associates and universities.
When deciding whether to invest in a company, an investor will inevitably have to decide the value of the company. Taking a simplified view, a company’s valuation can be considered …Read article
Strategies for navigating European patent portfolios in healthcare. Securing patent protection is critically important for innovative companies operating in the healthcare sector. European patent filings in healthcare, and particularly those …Read article
It is now eight years since the first lab-grown burger was unveiled by a team of scientists at Maastricht University, but since then the path to market has been slow. …Read article
Medical Technology Ireland Conference will be held on 20-21 October 2021 at the Galway Racecourse. Medical Technology Ireland Conference features presentations by leading international medical device experts with thought-provoking guest …Event details
HGF and Knobbe Martens are holding a webinar on 3rd November. Challenging granted patents: a comparison between Europe and the US In this webinar we will compare and contrast mechanisms …Event details
The IAM Patent 1000 – the world’s leading patent professionals 2021 guide has now been published. HGF has 18 European attorneys listed. IAM Patent 1000 is a unique guide that …Read article
WIPR Patents Live is holding a complimentary session on July 20, at 5pm BST/12pm ET, where HGF Partner & Patent Attorney Kieran Killough will present on ‘Protecting medical devices in …Event details
HGF is hosting a ‘Patents for the offshore sector’ webinar on 13th July, 2021. The webinar will be presented by HGF Patent Director Richard Gover. It will include an introduction …Event details