Jennifer Dixon

CALL: 2017
Jennifer Dixon

Jennifer joined 8 New Square as a tenant in October 2019 following the successful completion of pupillage.

During pupillage, Jennifer has been involved in matters before the UKIPO, High Court, Court of Appeal, and IPEC Small Claims Track.

  • Experience

    Patents & SPCs

    Conversant v Huawei [2019] EWHC 1687 (Pat) – Assisted Adrian Speck QC, Mark Chacksfield QC and Michael Conway in a trial relating to validity and essentiality of a telecoms patent.

    Pfizer v Roche [2019] EWHC 1520 (Pat) – Assisted Richard Meade QC and Thomas Jones with legal research on declaratory judgments.

    Drafted a Defence and Counterclaim relating to a cryptography patent.

    Drafted a Defence and Counterclaim relating to a patent for mobile phone accessories.

    Trade marks & Brands

    GlaxoSmithKline v Sandoz – Assisted Martin Howe QC, Iona Berkley and Ashton Chantrielle in a 12 day trial for passing off, relating to the get-up of inhaler devices and their packaging and in particular the use of the colour purple on inhalers.

    Beauty Bay v Benefit [2019] EWHC 1150 (Ch) – Assisted Jessie Bowhill in a trade mark infringement and passing off trial relating to the names of beauty products.

    O/294/19 Opposition No. 411806 By Easygroup Limited – Assisted Ashton Chantrielle with preparation of skeleton arguments in a trade mark opposition hearing relating to the mark ezyVet.

    Copyright & Databases

    Martin v Kogan – Assisted Ashton Chantrielle and Simon Malynicz QC with preparation for an appeal to the Court of Appeal, on the issue of the extent of contribution required to establish joint ownership of copyright.

    Design Rights

    Drafted a Defence and Counterclaim relating to unregistered design rights in beauty products.

    Drafted a Defence and Counterclaim relating to registered and unregistered design rights in baby products.

  • Education and Awards
    • LLB, University College London (2:1)
    • BPTC, BBP Law School Holborn (Very Competent)
  • Other information
    • Semi-finalist, Oxford International Intellectual Property Moot 2016
    • Jennifer is business fluent in German and speaks intermediate level Guajarati.

    Professional Memberships

    Inner Temple

    Hobbies & Interests

    Jennifer has a keen interest in history and often visits the British Museum, where she is a member. She enjoys travel and participating in quizzes, and is a cricket fan.

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