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Joshua Cunnington

T: +44 20 7809 2256 Email Joshua | vCard Office: London

Joshua Cunnington Managing associate

Contact details

Joshua Cunnington

Joshua Cunnington
Managing associate

T: +44 20 7809 2256 Email Joshua | vCard Office: London

Joshua is a managing associate in the intellectual property team, advising on the protection and exploitation of the full range of intellectual property rights.
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Joshua advises on both contentious and non-contentious matters in relation to intellectual property. His experience extends to advising clients across a range of sectors, including luxury and consumer goods and services, pharmaceuticals, life sciences and technology.
His experience includes cross-border trade mark, copyright and patent disputes, in addition to providing general advice in respect of brand protection and enforcement matters.

Joshua also works in an advisory role on transactional and other non-contentious aspects of intellectual property. His experience extends to providing trade mark strategies; drafting collaboration agreements and intellectual property assignments; and advising in relation to corporate acquisitions.

Joshua trained at Stephenson Harwood, during which time he was seconded to the Hong Kong office for six months where he worked on a number of intellectual property and general litigation matters.

  • Intellectual property
  • Dispute resolution

Trade mark and copyright disputes

Advises various clients in relation to trade mark and copyright disputes, which often involve cross-border aspects.

Brand enforcement

Provides general advice to various clients in relation to brand enforcement issues.

Exploitation, development and strategy

Advises on the exploitation of intellectual property rights, including the drafting of collaboration agreements and assignments and the management of the intellectual property aspects of corporate transactions.

Ownership strategy

Provided a strategy for the ownership and licensing of intellectual property rights in an international group structure.

Patent disputes

Advised in relation to dealing with so-called "patent trolls" in the US, including the oversight of US patent infringement proceedings.

Hong Kong

Assisted in proceedings for copyright and passing off against Hong Kong companies operating from mainland China. Assisted in taking action against "shadow companies" to gain injunctions to restrain them from infringing well-known brands' trade marks.

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Trade mark and copyright disputes

Advises various clients in relation to trade mark and copyright disputes, which often involve cross-border aspects. 

Brand enforcement

Provides general advice to various clients in relation to brand enforcement issues.

Exploitation, development and strategy

Advises on the exploitation of intellectual property rights, including the drafting of collaboration agreements and assignments.

More: Dispute resolution

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