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IAM Global Leaders 2021
IAM Global Leaders 2021
23.11.2020 15:31:33

Congratulations to PG Partners Penny Gilbert, Tim Powell and Alex Wilson listed in IAM's Global Leaders 2021 - bringing together the world’s foremost IP elite from across the Patent 1000. Full listing detailed here.

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Powell Gilbert commended in The Times’ Best Law Firms 2021
Powell Gilbert commended in The Times’ Best Law Firms 2021
05.11.2020 15:31:13

Powell Gilbert has been commended for Intellectual Property and featured in the top three IP firms for the third consecutive year in The Times’ Best Law Firms 2021 published today. The Times’ full listing and the Powell Gilbert profile can be viewed here.

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Chambers and Partners UK Rankings - Powell Gilbert again securing top tier
Chambers and Partners UK Rankings - Powell Gilbert again securing top tier
22.10.2020 18:27:28

Powell Gilbert has secured top rankings in the latest Chambers and Partners UK legal directory. The firm was placed in Band 1 for (London) Intellectual Property: Patent Litigation, Band 1 for (UK-wide) Life Sciences: IP/Patent Litigation, and Band 2 for (London) Intellectual Property.   Eight Powell Gilbert partners were also ranked by the directory, with Penny Gilbert and Tim Powell in Band 1 and Simon Ayrton, Zoe Butler, Bethan Hopewell, Ari Laakkonen, Tim Whitfield and Alex Wilson all ranked.

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Managing IP – IP Stars 2020
Managing IP – IP Stars 2020
20.10.2020 16:14:17

12 members of the PG team are listed in Managing IP’s IP STARS rankings, including for 2020 Rising Stars and IP Stars. Congratulations to everyone, including Patent Stars Simon Ayrton, Zoe Butler, Penny Gilbert, Bethan Hopewell, Ari Laakonen, Tim Powell and Alex Wilson, and Rising Stars Rajvinder Singh Jagdev, Joel Coles and Tess Waldron. Great to see recognition of their hard work and skills.  

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Legal 500 2021
Legal 500 2021
01.10.2020 10:05:44

The latest Legal 500 rankings are out and Powell Gilbert has been ranked Tier 1 for Intellectual Property: Patents (Contentious and Non-Contentious) and recommended for Life Sciences and Healthcare and  Intellectual Property: Trade marks, Copyright and Design.

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The United Kingdom Supreme Court (UKSC) today handed down its judgment in Unwired Planet v Huawei and Conversant v Huawei & ZTE ([2020] UKSC 37)
The United Kingdom Supreme Court (UKSC) today handed down its judgment in Unwired Planet v Huawei and Conversant v Huawei & ZTE ([2020] UKSC 37)
26.08.2020 10:16:18

Summary  The UKSC has unanimously endorsed the approach taken by the lower courts in both the Unwired Planet and Conversant cases, cementing the UK’s position at the forefront of global licensing for standard essential patents (SEPs).  The full judgment can be accessed here and the UKSC’s press summary here.    

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