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5* JUVE Patent Ranking and ‘Ones to Watch UK 2022’ for Isabel Jamal12 January 2022In the recently published JUVE Patent rankings, 8 New Square was the only UK set to be given a 5* JUVE rating.  It received commendation for its range of work, commitment to diversity initiatives and its visibility across the field of IP. Please click here for the full analysis. Isabel Jamal was the only barrister featured in […]
Professor William Cornish (1937-2022)11 January 2022Chambers is sad to announce the death of Professor William Cornish. Sir Robin Jacob recalls one of chambers “greatest sons”: Bill Cornish was a junior lecturer at LSE from 1962 to 1968. He did a lot there, including teaching a class of evening students which included a brilliant patent agent, Richard Lloyd and me, a […]
James St. Ville appointed Queen’s Counsel22 December 2021Chambers is delighted to announce James St. Ville’s appointment as Queen’s Counsel.
Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners20 October 2021We are pleased to report our continued success in the 2022 editions of Chambers & Partners and Legal 500. Chambers & Partners has ranked us in Intellectual Property, Information Technology and Media & Entertainment and many of our members are singled out for praise. The Legal 500 ranks us as a Top Tier Set in […]
Optis v Apple [2021] EWHC 2564 (Pat)27 September 2021Mr Justice Meade handed down judgment in the third trial of these proceedings. Isabel Jamal and Jennifer Dixon acted for Optis together with Sarah Ford QC and were instructed by EIP. The Judgment is available here.