International brand protection
Managed multi-jurisdictional IP enforcement campaigns for clients in diverse sectors including energy, pharmaceuticals, mobile telephones, fashion and consumer goods. Significant experience of international anti-counterfeiting and trade mark enforcement matters, including successfully enforcing non-traditional trade marks in difficult jurisdictions.
Intellectual property licensing
Advised clients in the Life Sciences sector on R&D and collaboration agreements for the development of new medicines, media companies on merchandising arrangements and consumer goods companies on IP licensing.
Intellectual property litigation
At a previous firm, acted for Medeva BV (owned by UCB) in seminal Supplementary Protection Certificate litigation before the English Courts and the Court of Justice of the EU. Case reported: Medeva's SPC Applications  EWHC 68 (Pat),  EWCA Civ 700,  EUECJ C-322/10, and  EWCA Civ 523.
Intellectual property arbitration proceedings
At a previous firm, acted for a defence company in international arbitration proceedings in a dispute involving breach of contract, breach of confidence and misappropriation of trade secrets.
Intellectual Property Enterprise Court
Acted in various actions before the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court in trade mark enforcement cases.
More: Intellectual property