AA Thornton & CO, Intellectuall Property Law

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Our partners and attorneys are highly qualified and highly experienced to advise you in all areas of Intellectual Property law. We advise start-ups, SMEs, and multinational corporations and ensure that your inventions, brands and designs are expertly protected.

Our specialist teams cover a huge range of industries and technical fields, from chemistry, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals, to electronics, engineering and physics, to fashion, food and retail.

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Latest publications


Standards – what can the IP sector learn from the automotive industry?

Intellectual Property services typically rely on quality of client service to maintain their commercial edge. Nevertheless,…


Hybrid Vehicles; a simple guide

Hybrid cars are becoming more and more prevalent and here at AA Thornton we handle patent applications directed to the wide range of technology involved..


Turning a corner – Overcoming a bad biking habit

One of my abiding memories of learning to ride a motorbike is the sound of my instructor’s voice in my radio earpiece, telling me calmly..


 

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Microsoft and Halliburton collaborate to digitally transform the oil and gas industry

Longstanding client Halliburton announced on 22 August 2017 that they will enter into a strategic new relationship with….


Bosch Driving Car Safety Revolution – #STOPTHECRASH

Bosch is the leading global supplier of technology and services who lead the way when it comes to vehicle safety and the “Stop the Crash” initiative…


Webmarking of Registered Designs

The UKIPO have announced that the option of webmarking products to indicate registered design rights will launch on 1 October 2017….


“Halliburton has worked with AA Thornton & Co. for nearly 40 years, and we are delighted with the service they have provided during our many years of working together. Their expertise in the oil and gas sector has been invaluable to help us achieve our commercial objectives. Their large patents team has helped us across the broad range of different technologies we handle, and they are very approachable and commercially-minded.”

Clive Menezes, Senior VP and Chief Patent Counsel, Halliburton

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