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Swindell & Pearson Ltd is a modern and progressive firm of UK and European patent attorneys and trade mark attorneys.



Swindell & Pearson will be attending IP Week @ SG

IP Director Marcus Cavalier will be attending the 6th annual IP Week @ SG. Billed as Asia’s Premier IP Conference, the two day conference features a programme of events, talks, and seminars around innovation.


Patents? Trade Marks? Intellectual Property Rights. What’s it all about?

Most businesses are aware of intellectual property rights but few consider the benefits of identifying and protecting these potentially valuable rights. With Derby considered to be the UK Capital of Innovation, patent and trade mark attorney firm Swindell & Pearson is committed to helping local businesses and entrepreneurs understand more about intellectual property and has set up a regular event for anyone who is interested to attend.


Swindell & Pearson Case Study - Obtaining Patent and Trade Mark Protection for Signstr8

With over 40 years of experience helping to make roads safer, SignPost Solutions approached Swindell & Pearson to obtain patent and trade mark protection for their innovative new road sign. Find out how we helped this Midlands' manufacturer protect its valuable intellectual property rights. post, Signstr8 (The Anti-Rotational Sign Post).


Historic Friar Gate Office is Refurbished and Open for Business

We’ve expanded our offices.


Record Damages in Chinese Patent Infringement Case

Clients often ask whether it's worthwhile obtaining IP protection in China, or whether perhaps any protection is not worth the paper it is printed on. In some instances it clearly is worth much more than this. In a recent patent infringement case in the Beijing Intellectual Property Court, record damages were awarded against an infringer. Legal costs were also awarded against them.

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