Sector group


We have an experienced team of Solicitors and attorneys-at-law in the UK and Germany. The team specialises in IP litigation, transactional IP, commercial law, data protection and privacy, due diligence and IP advisory work.

Our team have worked in major full-service law firms before moving to HGF focussing solely on intellectual property and related areas of work. Additionally, key members of the team have significant in-house experience. Our key lawyers are very well-known in their field and are highly ranked in the independent guides to law firms.

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Managing Intellectual Property IP Stars & Firm Rankings 2021

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 …

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How do you intend your software/app to be used?

Is your software/app a medical device? For over 10 years now, software used for medical purposes might be classified as a medical device under EU law. The rules were initially …

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Event - 26th April 2021

World Intellectual Property Day 2021

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 …

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Event - 9th March 2021

IQPC Global IP Exchange Europe 2021

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 …

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A new dawn for SPCs

Will UK Courts deviate from CJEU case law and support a less restrictive interpretation of the SPC Regulation? The UK has formally exited the EU and the English Court now …

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Brexit - plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose or angst?

What does the flurry of the last minute Brexit deal mean for intellectual property (IP) and related regulatory protection for medicinal products and medical devices? How far is it more …

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Healthy data management for health apps

With health and lifestyle apps becoming increasingly thirsty for users’ personal data, what steps need to be considered when you are processing sensitive data? The increasing popularity of digital health …

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Event - 14th January 2021

HGF IP in Healthcare Virtual Conference 2021

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 …

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