News

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.

If you are a journalist and require any further information about the firm please contact info@forresters-ip.com

Matthew Holt

Patenting polymorphs: EPO Board of Appeal provides guidance on inventive step (T 325/16)

Whether a new polymorph of a known pharmaceutical compound is considered inventive, and therefore patentable, is a hotly contested question …

Steven Wake to speak at an AIPLA webinar on trade mark prosecution in the UK, USA and Canada

Steven Wake, partner in our London office, will present as part of a webinar with the American Intellectual Property …

The use of post-published data in the assessment of inventive step – referral to the Enlarged Board of Appeal

A recent case before the Board of Appeal (T 0116/18) has highlighted a divergence in law regarding the plausibility requirement …

Jon Gowshall to speak on panel discussion on patenting therapeutic antibodies

Partner Jon Gowshall is taking part in a panel discussion about Patent Strategy for Therapeutic Antibodies in the Aftermath of …

Forresters marks International Day of Women and Girls in Science

We are pleased to support this year’s International Day of Women and Girls in Science. The day has been implemented …

International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2022: Charlotte Teall

Charlotte is a partner at Forresters, based in our London office. She holds both a BSc in Biochemistry from

International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2022: Olivia Wang

Olivia Wang is a trainee Patent Attorney, based in our Birmingham office. She graduated from Imperial College London with a

International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2022: Emily Brunton

Emily Brunton is an associate based in our Liverpool office. Emily tells us about the path she took before joining

International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2022: Emma Johnson

Emma is a partner at Forresters, based in the Birmingham office. She is a chartered UK trade mark attorney