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Patent Drafting and Prosecution

We bring clarity to the complex legal area of patent drafting and prosecution.

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EPO Oppositions and Appeals

We have extensive experience of filing and prosecuting European Patents at the European Patent Office.

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Trade Marks

We can help you navigate the trade mark landscape to take account of third party rights, and provide advice about how to secure the most effective protection for your brand.

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If your new product has a distinctive appearance, you may want to consider registered design protection. This can prevent your competitors from producing products which have a similar design.

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Search and Competitive Analysis

Before filing a patent it is wise to know the IP “landscape” to avoid making a claim to a patent for something which has already been done before.

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IP Audits

We can perform IP audits, where we spend time with you and consider how specific IP issues may apply to your business.

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Patent Box

The UK Government introduced a “Patent Box” tax relief scheme in April 2013 that enables companies to apply a lower rate of corporation tax to profits earned from patents.

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IP Management

While the firm is focused on providing specialist patent services for the electronics and software sectors, our advice to clients covers all areas of intellectual property.

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“Scintilla provided COHESION with an IP Audit which delivered substantive knowledge and strategic insight for shaping and protecting our current solutions and future technology development. I was most impressed with Peter’s professionalism and technical understanding and look forward to working with Scintilla again.”

Euan Cameron, COHESION Medical