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We are in luck, Donald! – unusual prior art finds The world of patent prosecution may be to a large extent about trawling through long technical documents. Sometimes,...
December 2019
Unilever v Shanks [2019] UKSC 45 - Landmark decision for employee compensation The UK Supreme Court recently issued a landmark decision relating to an inventor’s right to compensation if the...
November 2019
Beck Greener Attending & Speaking at UK’s Largest Technology Event Beck Greener Partner Jon Markham is speaking at Tech Connect, The UK’s largest technology event, in Milton Keynes,...
November 2019
Guidelines to Examination - Key Changes The annual update of the European Patent Office Guidelines to Examination will come into force on 1 November 2019. The Guidelines, which are not legally binding, give instruction on the procedures and practice at the EPO. A few of the key changes are highlighted below.
November 2019
Brexit Update As just confirmed by the European Union Council President, Donald Tusk, the UK will not now leave the European Union on...
October 2019
A tool in the box for trade mark attorneys Ian Bartlett, head of trade marks at Beck Greener is recognised as a leading attorney in the field of trade marks. Ian...
October 2019
Beck Greener Ranked in Chambers and Partners for the First Time Beck Greener has been ranked in the legal directory Chambers and Partners for the first time. The directory noted that...
October 2019
Beck Greener Ranked as Leading IP Firm by The Legal 500, 2020 Edition The Legal 500 recently published their latest directory rankings for the 2020 edition and we are very pleased to...
October 2019
October 2019
European Inventor Awards 2019 The results of The European Inventor Award 2019 have been announced recognising the hard work and ingenuity of both...
September 2019

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