Services

Our services are centred around intellectual property that can be registered. We protect innovation, design, and branding across all sectors of industry, and at all stages in the supply chain.

For each IP right we offer services covering strategic advice, pre-registration searches, registrations and renewals, oppositions and dispute resolution. We handle work throughout the world, working with local colleagues in over 100 countries.

Sectors

Our attorneys specialise in one or more sectors of industry, which enables them to provide quality advice with a commercial focus.

Our patent specialists have detailed understanding of the background technology, which ensures that your patent applications are prepared with the correct scope, reducing the likelihood of challenges from third parties and objections from the patent office.

They also advise whether other forms of protection would be more appropriate. Our brand specialists work with brand managers for leading brands and their advice is commercially focussed making sure that you get the best value from your budget.

20th Aug 2014

Scam wars – the UK IPO fights back

Many of our clients, in common with other owners of IP rights, will at some time or another have received misleading notices and “invoices” from scammers. They will be pleased to hear that the UK Intellectual Property Office (UK IPO) has made some progress in taking the fight to these scam companies. On 19 May […]

15th Aug 2014

Tesla Motors opens up

Tesla Motors’ recent decision to open its patent portfolio to all who “in good faith” want to use its technologies appears to pave the way for others to make free use of Tesla’s innovations to drive forward the development of electric vehicles. However, aside from generating a great deal of positive press, what are the […]

13th Aug 2014

Duncan Nevett & Gavin Dundas muse on Scottish independence and IP

Independence but at what cost? In a recent edition of Intellectual Property Magazine Reddie & Grose attorneys Duncan Nevett and Gavin Dundas share their views on what Scottish independence might mean for intellectual property. Click here to read the article in Intellectual Property Magazine.

11th Aug 2014

The great yoghurt debate: possessing Greek style, but lacking Greek culture?

On 28 January 2014 the Court of Appeal upheld a decision of the High Court, ruling that a US-based company should not be able to label their imported yoghurt as “Greek”. “Greek yoghurt” has become increasingly popular in the UK and elsewhere, with perceived health benefits compared with “ordinary” yoghurts. In the process of making […]

8th Aug 2014

Apple are told they can protect its retail store layout as a trade mark in Europe

Apple has convinced the highest EU Court (the CJEU), that distinctive retail store layouts are capable of trade mark registration in Europe. Apple applied in 2010 to register the following colour image of a 3D store layout as a trade mark in the US, securing registration in early 2013 for “retail store services featuring computers, […]

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