The knowledge in your business can be your most valuable asset and protecting this is a priority in order to remain competitive. Filing for patents can be expensive and risky. We can advise on what patents you should register and which ideas you should develop as a trade secret.

Building a brand around your IP and know-how is critical. It enables you to sustain the value of your IP beyond the fixed term protected by IP rights. A strong brand will enhance value if or when you decide to sell. We work closely with your other advisers, such as, branding agencies or lawyers, to help develop your brand identity, and address any weaknesses in your strategy. We can also make introductions to relevant professionals, where needed.

Working with your legal advisors, our disputes advisory team will assess damages relating to IP infringement and help to achieve redress or mediate claims.