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#SkyKick ruling – Specification of #trademarks must be consistent with the essential function of indicating origin of the goods and

January 2020

#SkyKick ruling – Specification of #trademarks must be consistent with the essential function of indicating origin of the goods and services or risk being partially invalid for bad faith. For more info see comment prepared by @HGF_IP Partner Rachel Fetches lnkd.in/gU89J4p

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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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