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When contentious matters escalate and issues of IP infringement arise our team can step in and help

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The Unitary Patent and the Unified Patent Court provide patent owners with another set of options and additional flexibility to protect their inventions. 

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UPC Weekly - Opting-out from the UPC: the Who, the When and the Why

UPC Weekly - Opting-out from the UPC: the Who, the When and the Why

by Matthew Naylor

2024 Week 24 It seems like a long time ago now, but from March to May 2023, the “sunrise period” of the UPC was in full swing and European patent firms were busy filing UPC opt-outs. Patent ...

UPC Weekly - Three Known Unknowns at the UPC

UPC Weekly - Three Known Unknowns at the UPC

by Matthew Naylor

2024 Week 23 It’s a bit risky to write a blog where you hope it will go out of date quickly. But right now seems a good time to take stock and draw a breath. Here we summarise the most important ...

Electric ships are here. But how to charge them?

Electric ships are here. But how to charge them?

by Simon Parry

Ports need to supply ships with megawatts of power to charge in under two hours. The BlueStor consortium is developing batteries for the job.

English Courts consider the patentability of AI

English Courts consider the patentability of AI

by Alex Burns

My colleague, Rebecca Frith and I viewed the Court of Appeal hearing in the Emotional Perception AI case on Tuesday and Wednesday this week. It is the first time that the patentability of AI has been ...

Capturing solar and wind: how Geyser Batteries can balance the grid

Capturing solar and wind: how Geyser Batteries can balance the grid

by Callum McGuinn

The grid needs a rapid way to balance input and output. Geyser Batteries of Finland may have the ideal solution.

Bacteria bites back: Putting carbon on the menu

Bacteria bites back: Putting carbon on the menu

by Amelia Jones

When faced with solving the climate crisis, no idea is too ambitious for Synthetic Biology (SynBio) scientists. While SynBio has already underpinned a range of innovative climate-saving technologies ...

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FORWARD MAGAZINE

Mewburn Ellis Forward is a biannual publication that celebrates the best of innovation and exploration. Through its pages we hope to inform and entertain, but also to encourage discussion about the most compelling developments taking place in the scientific and entrepreneurial world. Along the way, we’ll engage with the IP challenges that international organisations face every day.