Author: Dean Lacey

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Andrew Serjeant on 09 October 2017. Andrew established Serjeants in 1978 and worked tirelessly to expand the firm until his retirement in 1999. We owe Andrew a huge debt of gratitude for all of his...

Following a recent trip to the Far East, Serjeants’ patent and trade mark attorney, Tim Cadman, reports on the intellectual property situation in China and explains the importance of protecting your IP rights: China is an increasingly important country for businesses and inventors to protect their...

Congratulations to Serjeants’ client, Jackloc, which has been recognised with the most prestigious award in UK business, The Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation. Jackloc are the creators of the original, award-winning universal window and door cable restrictor, which is designed to improve safety for health...

As part of our continued expansion, Serjeants is delighted to welcome Rachel Oldfield to the team, who joins us as a paralegal. Rachel will be supporting clients with patent formalities, providing assistance with filing patents, both nationally and internationally, as well as with cost estimates, legal...

Developed by Loughborough University’s Control Systems Research Group, Repoint is a revolutionary new railway track switch that could help support increased levels of day-to-day rail traffic across our networks and significantly reduce rail service disruption caused by points failures. Now, with the backing of a consortium...

Serjeants is looking forward to exhibiting at this year’s Venturefest East Midlands event on 22nd March at Derby Arena. Venturefest East Midlands brings together small and medium sized businesses from around the region to help them develop and grow through innovation. The event also attracts investors...