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Senior Patent Attorney, Dr Lisa Brown explores repurposing, repositioning and rescue (DRPx) of existing drugs and pharmaceuticals.

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Ideas lead to innovation and innovation distinguishes those companies that lead from those that follow

TLIP Ltd – leading European Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys and Portfolio Management Support

Global Reach

Our clients’ commercial interests extend across the world.  To support those interests, TLIP has appointed a network of approved overseas associate firms with expert local knowledge.  We work together to provide you with a truly international service.


New Senior Leaders’ Diversity Think Tank

Alex Turnbull has joined a new diversity think-tank made up of senior leaders from the private sector patent and trade mark professionals. Together with other Firms, TLIP joined to ensure that diversity can be championed in the highest ranks, in partners’ meetings and boardrooms, to ensure it gets the recognition, and the hands-on support, that it deserves.

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Videoconference before EPO examining and opposition divisions

The European Patent Office announced this week that, from 4 January 2021, all examination and opposition hearings would be held via videoconference by default.

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Unitary Patent System – Updates

Liam Lawlor summaries the legal status of the European Unitary Patent System as it stands today.

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Our Expertise

TLIP attorneys work in specialist technology and legal fields.   Our attorneys include an astrophysicist, a synthetic chemist, an IBM patent engineer, an electronic engineer, a mechanical engineer and a toxicologist. Whilst we are mostly known for our original patent drafting and patent prosecution, we also advise our clients across all IP rights: including trade secrets, contracts and licensing. We combine this with a good dose of real life experience and learning from clients that continually push the boundaries of what is possible.