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Taylor Wessing launches the Taylor Wessing Patent Map
The Unified Patent Court guide
Countdown to the UPC, Part 7
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Threats to sue for patent infringement - the risks (April 2016 update)


Michael Washbrook and Polly West explain the current law on unjustified threats to sue for patent infringement and set out the changes that will be introduced once the Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Bill is passed.



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Countdown to the UPC: the webinar series

The Taylor Wessing UPC Group count down to the launch of the Unitary Patent Court with a series of webinars... read more


European trade mark reform: all change from 23 March 2016

Emma Sagir explains the changes brought by the new EU Trade Mark Regulation, which came into force on Wednesday 23 March 2016... read more


CMA fines for pay-for-delay activity

Richard Craig discusses the investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority into pay-for-delay settlements and the resulting fines imposed... read more


Biosimilars and the issue of duplicates

Belinda Lavin and Paul England discuss the use of duplicate naming for biosimilars and its possible implications... read more


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