Cherrie Stewart, Chartered Trade Mark Attorney, and Dr. Isabel Meenan, European and Chartered Patent Attorney, are hosting a webinar together with the Ballymena Business Centre, looking at how to protect Intellectual Property Rights. Aimed at entrepreneurs, innovators and SMEs, this seminar will introduce you to some of the actions you can take to safeguard the [...]
What is the collective noun for a group of trade mark attorneys? A posse? A tribe? A company? A troupe? I don’t know either, but around 200 trade mark attorneys from all over the United Kingdom and further afield were gathered in The Library of Birmingham at the CITMA Autumn Conference. I was in the [...]
On Wednesday I jetted off to Prague, the City of Magic, to attend the annual conference of the ECTA organisation, a conference for those working in the field of Trade Marks. Taking inspiration from the host city, the conference took the theme ‘Exploring IP Magic’ and what a magical conference it was. The tone of [...]
I had the great pleasure and opportunity to attend, along with my colleague Cherrie Stewart, the annual spring meeting of the Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys on March 16, 2023, which was held in London in the beautiful Waldorf hotel. The theme of the conference was "Strategies for Success" and attendees heard various interesting [...]
It’s been a week since the ECTA 40th annual conference kicked off in Copenhagen and what a pleasure it was to meet colleagues and friends in the IP industry in person again. This year’s theme was ‘Designing The Future’ and futuristic concepts like the metaverse attracted most attention, as many brands are now looking to [...]
MacLachlan & Donaldson (Ireland) is proud to announce that we will be an Exhibitor at this year's All-Ireland Business Summit on May 18th at Croke Park. With more than 600 innovators, thought leaders and decision-makers confirmed for this year’s event, the Summit is an unmissable opportunity for Irish businesses to showcase their services and make [...]
Our colleagues, Cherrie Stewart and Dr. Isabel Meenan, are joining the Ballymeana Business Centre tomorrow for a "Wee Buns for Business" session. They will be discussing Intellectual Property in all its breadth, covering the main areas of Trade Marks, Patents, Design, Trade Secrets and Copyright. The webinar will start at 10am and there will be [...]
We are delighted to announce our next webinar for World IP Day. Book your spot on Eventbrite Peter MacLachlan, Trade Mark Attorney and Director, and Denis McCarthy, Patent Attorney and Director, will be joined by Joe Doyle, Intellectual Property Manager with Enterprise Ireland. Together they will discuss the basics of IP for SMEs, how to [...]
Book your spot on Eventbrite. We look forward to seeing you there!
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