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Collaborating and working with our clients

This brochure provides an introduction to our firm, and our specialist service areas including patents, trade marks, designs and litigation.

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  • 15 Nov 2017

Patents

This document outlines some of the common Q & A's relating to patents.

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Understanding the value of your IP

Intellectual Property is key to the success of a new business, and the team at Mathys & Squire will help you find the right formula for maximising the value and impact of your IP assets.

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Agri-tech IP Rights in Europe - Life Sciences

This brochure explores IP protection for biotech and plant-related innovations.

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Opposition Procedure at the EPO

This document explores who is entitled to oppose a patent, grounds for opposition, opposition procedure, appeal, and timeline for opposition procedure.

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Plant Related IP Rights in Europe

Intellectual Property rights available for plant-related technologies vary from country to country. This document explores Patents, Plant Variety Rights, Community Plant Variety Rights, UK Plant Variety Rights, and National Lists and Common Catalogues.

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Our Life Sciences

Since 2009, the Life Sciences and Chemistry team has doubled in size and now stands at approximately 30 fee earners. This document explores our expertise, drafting, prosecution, and EPO opposition and appeal.

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Patenting Antibodies at the EPO

We have a strong team in the technical field of antibodies. This document explores the functional definition of an antibody, the definition of an antibody by the epitope to which it binds, the structural definition of an antibody, and the method by which an antibody was obtained.

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Supplementary Protection Certificates

This document looks at where SPC protection is available, who may apply for an SPC, what is the period of protection conferred by an SPC, when an SPC application can be filed, and how to apply for an SPC.

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Agri-tech IP Rights in Europe - IT & E

This brochure explores IP protection for Agri-tech machinery, components and systems.

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Protecting IP in your tech start-up

The UK tech start-up scene is one of the fastest growing sectors in the economy and is seen globally at the frontline of innovation. However, some of the basics of IP are often overlooked. Protecting IP and commercialising it can sometimes be the difference that turns a start-up into a household name.

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