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Ian Grey

BEng MSc CPA EPA

Partner, Patent Attorney

Partner, Patentanwalt

Associé, Patent Attorney

合伙人, 专利代理人

パートナー, 弁理士

파트너, 변리사

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Profile

Ian is a UK and European patent attorney and heads up our mechanical team. Ian specialises in the drafting, filing and prosecution of British, European and International patent applications relating to mechanical and electromechanical type inventions and acts for a diverse range of clients including some large corporations and other UK companies working across the broad spectrum of mechanical engineering. Ian has particular experience in advising on the most cost-effective way in which to obtain and maximise protection for their inventions as well as on avoiding infringement of competitors’ intellectual property rights.

Although he deals with a wide variety of technology in the mechanical field, Ian has particular experience in medical devices, packaging and packaging machinery, consumer products, large-scale printing press machinery and aviation.

In addition to his patent practice, Ian has extensive knowledge in the field of law relating to designs and regularly files and prosecutes UK design applications, as well as advising clients on potential infringement and validity issues of both registered and unregistered design rights.

Education

Ian has a BEng Mechanical Engineering from the University of Leeds and a MSc Management of Intellectual Property Law from the University of London.

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys
  • Member of the European Patent Institute

Recognition and Awards

  • Legal 500 UK (PATMA: Patent Attorneys) – 2021 & 2020

 

“Ian Grey takes a very hands-on approach every time I’ve been a client either in-house or in an IP firm. He cares about the quality of the work he and his associates perform and explains all of the procedures clearly and to the point.” Client Testimonial, Legal 500 UK (PATMA: Patent Attorneys) – 2021

简介

伊恩·格雷在文诺∙希普利工作二十余年,持有英国及欧洲专利法律师执照,是我所资深合伙人及机械部门总监。

伊恩专长于机械与机电类设计发明在英国、欧洲及国际专利的起拟、申请和诉讼等事宜。他的服务对象涵盖英国本地公司及跨国公司,长期的从业经验让他应对不同类型的客户群都能游刃有余。伊恩尤其擅长为企业提供经济有效的法律援助,不但能够最大限度地为企业取得知识产权保障,同时亦可帮助企业规避来自于竞争对手的专利侵权风险。

除了在机械领域以外,伊恩在医疗设备设计及包装安全、包装机械、消费品、大型印刷机械、航空等领域也都有涉猎。

此外,伊恩深厚的技术功底与法律知识背景使其能够轻松应对英国、欧洲及国际知识产权专利的策划与撰写、申请及诉讼,同时给客户提供已注册或未注册的专利设计的潜在专利侵权和专利有效性的法律咨询。

教育背景

伊恩拥有英国利兹大学机械工程学士学位及伦敦大学知识产权法管理硕士学位。

专业会员资格

  • 英国特许专利律师协会资深会员
  • 欧洲专利局研究所会员

所获荣誉及奖项

  • 2017年国际性权威知识产权杂志MIP评选的专利明星奖
  • Important post Brexit trade mark and design dates for your diary

  • UPDATE – UKIPO Address for Service

  • Business as usual following Brexit!

  • Brexit: UK cloned and comparable rights update

  • UKIPO published guidance on the question of Address for Service after Brexit

  • Brexit and Registered Community Designs

  • Brexit and Pending Applications for Registered Community Designs

  • Brexit and EUTMs and RCDs – business as usual during transition period

  • What’s in the Patent Box for SMEs?

  • Patent Box update

  • Government Guidance on ‘Trade marks and designs if there’s no Brexit deal’

  • Patent Box – is it time to take advantage?

  • Inside IP Spring Summer 2018

  • Inside IP Spring Summer 2014