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Leading IP law firm Powell Gilbert adds two new hires
Leading IP law firm Powell Gilbert adds two new hires
30/01/2019 13:06:00

Top-ranked IP firm adds two new hires, Peter FitzPatrick and Hannah Smith-Willis  LONDON – Specialist IP law firm Powell Gilbert LLP has added to its market-leading team with the hire of two solicitors, Peter FitzPatrick and Hannah Smith-Willis. Both have strong scientific and technical backgrounds, in line with the excellence for which Powell Gilbert’s team is renowned.

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Lawyer in the news: Tim Powell
Lawyer in the news: Tim Powell
03/12/2018 18:25:04

Following Powell Gilbert successfully defending Actavis in a landmark Supreme Court patent battle over Pregabalin, partner Tim Powell was featured by The Law Society Gazette as its ‘Lawyer in the news’ – read the article here.  

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Supreme Court examines second medical use patents
Supreme Court examines second medical use patents
16/11/2018 13:14:40

Following Powell Gilbert successfully defending Actavis in a landmark Supreme Court patent battle over Pregabalin pain treatment, partner Tim Powell spoke to The Law Society Gazette – the article can be read here.

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The United Kingdom Supreme Court (UKSC) today handed down its highly-anticipated judgment in the case of Warner-Lambert v Mylan & Actavis ([2018] UKSC 56)
The United Kingdom Supreme Court (UKSC) today handed down its highly-anticipated judgment in the case of Warner-Lambert v Mylan & Actavis ([2018] UKSC 56)
14/11/2018 10:40:11

The United Kingdom Supreme Court (UKSC) today handed down its highly-anticipated judgment in the case of Warner-Lambert v Mylan & Actavis ([2018] UKSC 56)  The UKSC has introduced a new test for the infringement of Swiss form second medical use claims and clarified the application of the test for plausibility of purpose-limited claims

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