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.


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.

Register here: An introduction to The European Unitary Patent & Unified Patent Court

21st Jun 2022

Reddie & Grose is pleased to invite you to an online seminar which will guide you through the European Unitary Patent & Unified Patent Court (UPC). 

We will provide a detailed overview of the Unitary Patent system, including the UPC, and how the new system may affect your validation and litigation strategies. The Unitary Patent and the UPC offer advantages, but also introduce new potential risks that need to be considered. We will discuss the pros and cons of the Unitary Patent and the UPC, and factors to consider when deciding whether or not to make use of this new system.

 Reserve your place today by contacting or click on the button at the bottom of this email

Monday 27 June 2022

18:00 BST

1 Hour Webinar plus Q&A

Areas we will explore:

  • What the Unitary Patent and the UPC are, and which countries they cover.
  • How the Unitary Patent and the UPC interact with granted European patents and pending and future European patent applications.
  • When the system is likely to come into force.
  • What decisions you must take, and by when.
  • Why you may wish to use the Unitary Patent system.
  • Why you may decide not to use the Unitary Patent system, and why you should act even if you choose not to use the new system.
  • How we can help you make these decisions.

Who is this seminar intended for?

Anyone interested in understanding the Unitary Patent system, in particular patent professionals practicing in-house and in private practice outside Europe looking to understand the latest stage in the development of the European patent system.

Meet the Speakers

Steve Howe, Partner

European Patent Attorney & Chartered Patent Attorney; BSc in Electronics & Law, Keele University 

Steve’s practice focuses on the prosecution of patent applications before the UK and European Patent Office, where he has developed a wealth of experience handling cases relating to complex technologies and excluded subject-matter.

Duncan Nevett, Partner 

European Patent Attorney & Chartered Patent Attorney; BSc in Physics, University of St Andrews

Duncan specialises in protecting inventions in the general mechanical, electrical and software fields. His main practice involves invention capturing, and the drafting and prosecution of UK and European patent applications for various UK and overseas clients.

Zack Mummery, Partner

European Patent Attorney & Chartered Patent Attorney; MSci, Chemistry, University of Bristol

Zack has a wealth of experience drafting new patent applications and managing large patent portfolios covering developed and emerging markets. Zack regularly provides clear commercially focussed advice on patent strategies, utilising patent protection and managing the risk posed by third party patent rights.

Reddie & Grose LLP is an internationally renowned firm of European and United Kingdom patent, trade mark and design attorneys. We handle the full range of IP rights for a global client base. Our services range from investigating competing rights, handling oppositions, drafting and filing applications, and maintaining portfolios.

Places are limited. For more information or to reserve a place please email or click on the button below.

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