What if – bear with me on this – each time we ate a meal, our stomachs shrank slightly? Those…Read More
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Keeping your cosmetics IP natural? Speak to an attorney.
The perception of ‘chemicals’ in consumer care products has dramatically changed in recent years. The term is increasingly being associated…Read More
Top five cosmetic trends shaping IP in 2020
If you’re operating in the cosmetics sector, being in touch with the latest developments – whether they are technological innovations…Read More
Barker Brettell primed to ease clients through the Brexit transition period
On the 31 January 2020, the UK and EU ratified the UK’s Withdrawal Agreement from the EU, meaning that the…Read More
Barker Brettell hosts drinks reception for Birmingham professional community
Barker Brettell, a leading UK firm of Intellectual Property specialists, hosted a drinks reception to celebrate another successful year and…Read More
The material world of aerospace: composites
One branch of innovation within the aerospace industry is the use of materials. Materials used in aviation have high demands…Read More
Eight reasons to file a GB patent application in parallel with an EP application
The UK is the fifth largest economy in the world so having a GB patent can be valuable. Getting a…Read More
Vegan and plant based diets are becoming increasingly popular. Documentaries such as ‘The Game Changers’ and the success of alternatives…Read More
The latest Chinese trade mark twist in OEM manufacturing
Following a recent decision from The Supreme People’s Court of the People’s Republic of China (SPC), for individuals or companies…Read More
Will 2020 be the year you take the leap to start up your own business?
Setting up your own business can be a daunting task. We know. We work with many entrepreneurs and startup businesses…Read More
Battle of the Blands
As a nation, our love affair with food and experimenting with different foods grow; we continue to prioritise any disposable…Read More
Sometimes having a fairy godmother isn’t enough to keep watch over your brand
Lucy Walker, trade mark attorney and partner at Barker Brettell, takes a look at how The Walt Disney Company has…Read More