We will regularly keep these pages updated with all the latest news from across the firm, updated briefings and press releases on topical issues in the Intellectual Property world.

A comprehensive collection of our news releases is set out below, but you can use the tabs to access the specific types of articles.

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COVID-19 Update

Please note: Information highlighted in orange text, reflects changes made during the last 7 days.

Forresters is fully operational …

Beth Campbell

Stricter conformity of patent specifications at the EPO


The European patent office (EPO) published new Guidelines for Examination (“Guidelines”), which came into force on 1 March 2021.

Forresters Announced As A Business Partner Of Black Country 2.0

A campaign to support businesses across the Black Country has received our backing.

We are delighted to have signed up …

Forresters Celebrates World IP Day

We are celebrating World Intellectual Property Day, which this year focuses on the innovation and creativity of small and medium …

Ten Forresters Trainees Pass Their Exams

We are delighted to announce that ten of our trainees have passed their IP Law exams, with one of them …

Five Promotions For Attorneys At Forresters

Recently we have made five promotions across our team of patent and trade mark attorneys.

Dan Rusby-Gale and Emma Johnson

No Increase In Forresters’ Service Charges And Hourly Rates Throughout 2021

We are aware that, over the last twelve months, many businesses have faced significant challenges and difficulties, due to the …

Exam Successes March 2021

We are delighted to announce several exam successes for our trainees.

Foundation Certificate

Olivia Wang, Hunter Annan and Dr

Forresters Supports The Venture Pitch 2021

Patent and trade mark experts at Forresters are backing a programme which helps student entrepreneurs in Chester turn their ideas …