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Congratulations to Henry Edwards25 March 2020Chambers is very pleased to announce that Henry Edwards has commenced practice having accepted a tenancy at 8 New Square. 
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Pandemic4 January 20218 New Square has implemented the following protocol to protect the health and safety of its members, staff, clients and visitors, whilst remaining open for business. Our clerks will be able to answer any queries regarding current and new instructions and have the capability and technology to work very effectively remotely. They will be in […]
Jaani Riordan talks to the AIPPI about Intermediaries20 March 2020Jaani Riordan recently gave a talk, hosted by Allen & Overy, to the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property.  Jaani was part of a panel commenting on recent developments in case law, legislation and regulation concerning intermediaries. The internet has revolutionised many aspects of life, indeed it has become an integral part of […]
Iona Berkeley talks about Sky v SkyKick16 March 2020On 4th March, Iona Berkeley gave a lecture to the INN Group of solicitors hosted at Bristows LLP on the topic of the recent CJEU Judgment in the Sky v SkyKick litigation, which particularly concerns recent developments in the area of bad faith and trade mark law.
2020 Managing IP Awards6 March 20208 New Square won IP Set of the Year at the 2020 Managing IP Awards, with Ashton Chantrielle winning Junior IP Barrister of the Year. Daniel Alexander QC, Adrian Speck QC, Charlotte May QC and Lindsay Lane QC were nominated in the Senior IP Barrister of the Year category. Isabel Jamal and Jaani Riordan were […]