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When you have a new business notion, it is normal to set up a company to make use of the idea. Many business ideas will have associated intellectual property (IP), which might include trade marks, patents, designs or copyright. But who should own the IP...

Various vaccines have been developed to prevent the spread of COVID-19. However, it is taking a significant amount of time to manufacture and distribute these vaccines, particularly to developing nations. As a result, there have been calls for pharmaceutical companies to waive the intellectual property...

After Volkswagen’s opposition against Mr Terence O’Halloran’s trade mark application for “Multibus” was initially upheld by the Hearing Officer, Mr O’Halloran decided to appeal against the decision in a bid to have his trade mark successfully registered. Here, the expert trade mark team at Serjeants...

Now that the UK has formally left the EU as of 1st January, the specialist patent and trade mark attorneys at Serjeants provide an update on how your intellectual property (IP) will be affected. Patents Brexit has no effect on patents. The European Patent Convention is not...

Serjeants LLP is expanding and is looking for an ambitious patent attorney to join our busy team in Leicester. Working alongside our friendly and supportive team of patent and trade mark attorneys to deliver excellent client service to our diverse portfolio of clients, you’ll be contributing...