We will regularly keep these pages updated with all the latest news from across the firm, updated briefings and press releases on topical issues in the Intellectual Property world.

A comprehensive collection of our news releases is set out below, but you can use the tabs to access the specific types of articles.

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COVID-19 Update

Please note: Information highlighted in orange text, reflects changes made during the last 7 days.

Forresters is fully operational …

Promotions and exam success for trainees and associates at Forresters

We continue to celebrate recent exam success and promotion news.

The news was welcomed by all staff that Emily Brunton

UPC Update – July 2021

The Unified Patent Court (UPC), if implemented, will provide a common international court for litigating European patents in participating EU …

Forresters welcomes government’s new green initiative

Forresters welcomes the £166.5 million cash injection from the UK government for the development of green technologies that will give …

Dr Ryan Mitchell

Antibody inventions – insight provided by latest EPO Guidelines

The latest version of the EPO Guidelines contains, for the first time, a specific section on antibody inventions providing insight …

The Winchester PPP Is Back In Town

A unique triathlon, which raises thousands of pounds for Macmillan Cancer Support, is pedalling, paddling and pacing its way back …

The Artist Banksy

Interplay between Bad Faith and Intention to Use a Trademark in the EU

In September 2020, the European Union Intellectual …

Exam Successes June 2021

We are delighted to report some excellent exam successes for our trainees, following a recent round of European Qualifying Examination.…

Chris Bond

Sufficiency of Second Medical Use Claims – T 2015/20

An examining division (ED) at the European Patent Office (EPO) refused European patent application no. 15173011.6 on the grounds that …