We are a medium sized firm of Patent and Trade Mark attorneys based in the UK. We specialise in obtaining and enforcing Intellectual Property rights for our clients who range from private individuals to start-ups to multinational corporations.
While the strong technical and legal expertise of our attorneys is often a differentiating factor when we are compared to our competition, we are frequently selected over other firms due to the manner in which we provide a cost effective marriage of our expertise with advice and services relevant to the business needs of our clients.
We don't believe "one size fits all" and are willing to tailor our services to meet the needs and business requirements of the client.
Meetings and Presentations:
R&D and Patent Box - 26 March 2014
Ian Tollett will be co-presenting a seminar from 5-7pm with Roy Maugham, head tax partner at UHY Hacker Young. Practical advice will be provided about how innovation in your business could result in significant tax savings, as well as explaining the patent process and how protecting your innovation can provide you with an important commercial advantage. The event will take place at the UHY Hacker Young London office. Please click here to register by Friday 21 March.
INTA Hong Kong - May 2014
John Reddington will be representing Williams Powell at the 2014 INTA annual conference in Hong Kong and looks forward to meeting up with clients and colleagues. Ian Tollett will also be visiting clients in Hong Kong and Japan in May 2014.
Sarah Georgiou is attending the Asian Patent Attorneys Association's meeting in Vietnam between 19 and 22 October 2013 and looks forward to meeting clients, friends and making contact with you there.
BBC World Business News and BBC World Business Report 11 December 2012: EU Unitary Patent and Unified Patent Court
Jonathan Exell will be featured tonight on the BBC's World Business News and World Business Report. Jonathan will be discussing the effect of the European Parliament's approval earlier today of the Unitary Patent and Unified Patent Court.
Subject to ratification by EU member states, the Unitary Patent and Unified Patent Court will come into effect on 1 January 2014. The European Patent Office is to manager the system up to grant with infringement being considered locally or in the Central Division Court (split between…