McDaniels Law in Gateshead is a well-respected IP boutique recommended for rights acquisition, management, commercialisation and disputes. The firm is highlighted for its expertise in design rights, copyright and trade marks. It is one of the most experienced firms in terms of IPEC trials and offers a portfolio service handling trade mark, patent and design registrations. The firm acts for clients from a range of industries, with a particular focus on furniture, homeware and apparel.
- McDaniels Law acted for luxury footwear brand Fairfax & Favor in issuing a claim against The House of Bruar for infringement of design right, community unregistered design, registered design and community registered design in its boots.
Niall Head-Rapson is one of the most authoritative trade mark and design specialists working today, and has a distinguished following among artisan and light industry clients. He comes recommended for the full spectrum of disputes, IP-led transactions and portfolio management.
Kelly Hudson is noted for her brands and design practice and represents clients in both contentious and non-contentious matters. She acts for clients ranging from independent designer-manufacturers to well-known clothing brands.
"Kelly Hudson has provided outstanding levels of service and advice on IP matters."