Intellectual property & technology

Farrer & Co assists a range of publishing, cultural and education sector clients on IP protection, enforcement and litigation.

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From patent litigation to the exploitation of public sector information we can advise you on every aspect of IP law, setting in place a business strategy that will give you a solid foundation for the future.

Our clients

We act for knowledge and technology-based economies, the creative industries and the cultural sector. Our clients include newspaper and magazine publishers, software companies, museums and galleries, heritage institutions, universities and schools, brands, technology and engineering manufacturers and sports organisations, giving us a huge amount of experience in these sectors, and the issues that are common to all.

Our services also include enforcing your rights and advising on the infringement of your IP or defending you against such claims from third parties.

With the growth of digital technology, IP is a fast-moving area of law and our team of specialists constantly monitor trends and developments in this sector, sitting on Government advisory panels and as members of key organisations and associations.

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We issue briefings and updates, including a regular newsletter - Information Matters”-  providing updates, commentary and thoughts on cases, trends and issues within Information Law. You can view previous editions here.

If you would like to subscribe to any of our briefings please visit our Newsletter Subscription page and select Information Law.

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Farrer & Co joins ACID

Farrer & Co are proud to support Anti Copying In Design - a network of designers and manufacturers created to encourage best practice in IP by individuals and corporates.

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