Intellectual Property - London
This category covers all aspects of IP law, including disputes concerning copyright, design, patent and trademark infringement, and misappropriation of trade secrets. Also covered are technology, design and brand licensing deals and due diligence regarding the treatment of IP assets in corporate/M&A transactions. The rankings here particularly reward firms with broad-ranging expertise across the IP rights spectrum. There is also a spotlight table recognising teams supported by registered trademark and patent attorneys.
Intellectual Property: Patent Litigation - London
This category focuses entirely on patent litigation proceedings before UK courts, and overseas matters coordinated by London-based solicitors. Firms ranked here have excellent records in disputes concerning IP rights to the latest pharma, biotech, medical device, hi-tech electronics, materials and mechanical engineering technologies.
Intellectual Property: Law Firms with Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys - London
This table recognises London-based IP practices with registered patent and trade mark attorneys performing clearance, prosecution, oppositions and IP portfolio management work in all manner of scientific fields (pharma, biotech and life sciences, electronics, engineering, materials science) as well as protecting brands, slogans and trade dress for all kinds of business.