Opinions

AIPPI is in London trying to harmonise laws...

The International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property or AIPPI, an acronym for Association Internationale pour la Protection de la Propriété Intellectuelle in French-Our members are professionals, academics, owners of intellectual property and others...the worlds largest non p

Prime Minister and Chancellor discuss UK future

Today I joined business leaders in a meeting with the Prime Minister and Chancellor to discuss the impact of the 2018 budget and how to work with business for the country’s future.

The Prime Minister made a number of interesting comments that I share:

Property Association and Transport Infrastructure

I’m grateful for the London Property Alliance and the Sheffield Property Association for including me in their forum on cities, planning and infrastructure.  The London Alliance is the joint arrangement of the Westminister Association, and the City Property Association.

UK trade message is positive for the future, tech and IP

Following up on my recent meeting with the Dept for Trade intellectual property trade advisory group, and discussing Intellectual Property as part of Free Trade Agreements at the AIPPI conference; tonight I had the chance to discuss the issues and opportunities with our Secretary of State for Tra

Brexit planning and Intellectual Property

Following up on my last post I now look at preparing for a ‘no-deal’ Brexit and Intellectual Property: In the ‘Technical Notices’  the Government aims to address IP and regulatory concerns of the Lifesciences industry and other areas.