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Barbara Cookson
Worked at Field Fisher Waterhouse
Attended University of Cambridge
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Selling a small IP practice is no easy thing. Giving one away is even harder. When you go out of business you need to consider what happens if someone makes a claim against you. You could disappear so you cannot be found for ...
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What will we be discussing in Orlando
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Please read in triplicate without reference to the photgraph
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Spot the difference - you saw of course that the top mark was red
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Going out of Business : Insurance Issues
Selling a small IP practice is no easy thing. Giving one away is even harder. When you go out of business you need to consider what happens if someone makes a claim against you. You could disappear so you cannot be found for the claim to be made or you can ...
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Getting used to EU IPO
It is a whole month since the end of the community trademark and the rise of the EU TM. Everything still works - but a tad slower perhaps but maybe thats just catch up.


On filing applications I have discovered that if I want to be on the fast track I must...
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Updating UK Patent Rules
With so much emphasis on the Unified Patent Court and European patent with unitary effect or unitary patent if you prefer, administered by the mighty EPO, the humble UK national patent can Baroness Neville-Rolfe champion of UK IPO easily be forgotten. Howev...
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Preparing for 23 March and the European Union Trade Mark
This name will disappear on 23 March 2016 so are we ready for the change? The page that the soon to be European Union Intellectual Property Office has created is here . Although there is a new Harmonisation Directive the approach taken for our favourite CTM...
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is it the end for the Series Trade Mark?
UK Trademark UK00002200698 First I must apologise for the long absence. I am missing my retired co-blogger and there has been an excess of litigation files in my life recently. There are many things that are sent to try us, from IT calamities to Brexit (mor...
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E- Filing at The Intellectual Property Enterprise Court and a plea for sensible fees
Electronic working with IPEC - wonderful I thought last November (Friday 13th) when I saw that a new Practice Direction had been issued to say that all Rolls Building Courts could be accessed electronically and not just by the fortunate few, such as myself,...
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Solicitor, Patent Attorney, Trademark Attorney
Employment
  • Field Fisher Waterhouse
    Partner, 1995 - 2000
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Maverick IP law person - enjoys advising businesses about procuring, using and settling disputes about patents and trade marks. Works alone with lots of clever technology - generally in a Central London Basement.
My business, Filemot Technology Law Ltd promotes the MARCO IP office management system, which is ideal for SOLO IP practitioners such as myself, as well as quite large firms.
Roman Catholic trying to apply the principles of Catholic social teaching to the real world
Sometimes allowed to walk a poodle
Education
  • University of Cambridge
    Natural Sciences
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