Brexit: draft withdrawal agreement rejected

Robert Watson

Robert Watson
16 Jan 2019

Despite the continued uncertainty caused by the rejection of the draft withdrawal agreement by the UK Parliament on the evening of 15 January 2019,.

Pending EU Trade Marks: what next?

Edmund Harrison

Edmund Harrison
12 Dec 2018

Following the UK Brexit referendum in June 2016, there has been much discussion about the future of EU wide IP rights, including the EU Trade Mark (EUTM)..

Brexit: IP update from the draft Political Declaration

Robert Watson

Robert Watson
22 Nov 2018

The draft Political Declaration on the future relationship between the EU and the UK was published on 22 November 2018.

Brexit: what does the draft withdrawal agreement mean for IP?

Robert Watson

Robert Watson
15 Nov 2018

A further step towards a withdrawal agreement between the UK and EU27 occurred on 14 November 2018 with the publication of the fully negotiated version of.

Navigating the Brexit landscape: trade marks

Dydra Donath

Dydra Donath
27 Sep 2018

Continue what you’re already doing is the simple message here i.e. keep filing European Union Trade Marks (EUTMs). It may make sense to consider filing.

Navigating the Brexit landscape: patents

Robert Watson

Robert Watson
27 Sep 2018

The existing European patent system will be unaffected by the UK leaving the EU, so no action by patent holders is needed.

Navigating the Brexit landscape: designs

Robert Watson

Robert Watson
27 Sep 2018

Our consistent advice, which we still consider to be the best course of action, is that in order to protect design in the EU, it remains appropriate to.

No-Deal Brexit papers published

Robert Watson

Robert Watson
25 Sep 2018

As part of an ongoing effort to provide information on what will happen if no deal is agreed between the United Kingdom and the remaining EU countries.