Intellectual property news and updates

Celebrating 150 years of protecting ideas

This year we are delighted to be celebrating our 150 anniversary since opening our first office in 1864. Enter our prize draw to win over £1000 worth of prizes.

Wilson Gunn awarded ISO accreditation

Wilson Gunn are awarded the ISO9001 accreditation following a rigorous analysis of systems and procedures.

New Senior Associate joins patents team

Wilson Gunn are pleased to announce that we have expanded our patents team by appointing experienced Chartered and European Patent Attorney Mark Jolly as a Senior Associate.

Can you afford not to protect your intellectual property?

Many UK SMEs are unaware of their intellectual property rights, with most failing to take advantage of benefits arising from their valuable IP assets. We help to summarise some IP options.

Tommy Edison and the Manchester Duck Race

Wilson Gunn are supporting the fantastic charity Brainwave by entering the corporate duck race at the fifth annual Manchester Duck Race in Spinningfields on April 18, 2014.

Wilson Gunn supports World IP Day

April 26 celebrates World IP Day with this year’s theme centred on “Movies – A Global Passion”. In support of World IP Day, we take a look at some interesting aspects of intellectual property in relation to the arts and copyright.

European Patent Office official fees increase from 1 April 2014

From 1 April 2014 most official fees payable in respect of European patent applications will increase. Fees paid before 1 April can be paid at the current rate.

Wilson Gunn’s client forces hosepipe ban on competitors

Wilson Gunn has been instrumental in obtaining a UK High Court judgement for its client Blue Gentian, LLC which confirms that its key expandable hosepipe patent is both valid and infringed by one of its major competitors, Tristar Products, Inc.

Clearing the decks

Wilson Gunn has been successful in securing a declaration of non-infringement for its client Tek-Dek Ltd in relation to a European patent in the UK in the name of Flexiteek International A/S.

Wilson Gunn donates to Manchester homeless charity

Staff, at patent and trade mark attorneys Wilson Gunn, donated a vast amount of clothing to help the homeless charity Mustard Tree. This was part of The Empty Shop project.

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