1. UK Intellectual Property Rights and Brexit

    Although the terms on which the UK will leave the EU remain unresolved, the UK Government has issued Guidance on Intellectual Property Rights in light of Brexit. The Guidance reiterates the provision that has been made for existing EU registered trade marks and designs (including those protected in the EU through the “International” systems) to be ‘cloned’ into equivalent UK…

  2. Draft agreement on the withdrawal of the UK from the EU & IP

    Great to see that the draft agreement on the withdrawal of the UK from the EU includes a dedicated Intellectual Property Chapter! We will be analysing the full agreement and provide any relevant updates but the two key points to share right away are:

  3. Latest guidance on IP rights in a ‘no deal’ Brexit scenario

    The UK Government has published further technical notices to outline how various IP rights will be affected in the event of a no deal Brexit, although the pre-amble to the notices stresses that the Government considers a ‘no deal’ scenario unlikely. The notices cover trade marks and…

  4. Latest guidance on IP rights in a ‘no deal’ Brexit scenario

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

  6. Brexit, AI in law enforcement, and US Privacy Shield under threat…the summer was not quiet

  7. Preparing for a ‘no-deal’ Brexit

  8. Preparing for a ‘no-deal’ Brexit

  9. Brexit Chequers White Paper - UPC

  10. Brexit update on EU-wide IP rights: Draft Withdrawal Agreement

  11. Inside IP - UPC and Brexit updates

  12. Unified Patent Court For Europe – the UK’s future remains unclear