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If an employee devises an invention whilst on #furlough the question arises would the employer be entitled to that #invention?

August 2020

If an employee devises an invention whilst on #furlough the question arises would the employer be entitled to that #invention? HGF Trainee Patent Attorney Katherine Munro and Patent Director Richard Gover analyse this in more detail in an article here: lnkd.in/d7zt_XS https://t.co/Hl5EQRKIY1

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Paul Sanderson

We are sorry to announce that Paul Sanderson is leaving HGF on 30 September 2021. Paul joined HGF in February 2002 to establish HGF Law, becoming CEO of the wider …

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UK Court of Appeal rejects AI inventor claim

In a Judgment handed down on 21 September 2021 ([2021] EWCA Civ 1374), the Court of Appeal has rejected an appeal by Dr. Stephen Thaler claiming that it should have …

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Event - 7th October 2021

The Business of Science Conference 2021

HGF is sponsoring The Business of Science Conference 2021 on 7th October. Science and the commercialisation of science continues to be fundamental to the economic growth of the UK and …

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