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Dr Stuart Baran

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Three New Square (Chambers of Andrew Waugh QC)

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All areas of intellectual property law, including patents, trade marks, copyrights, designs and breach of confidence.


Stuart is the Legal 500 IP, IT and Media Junior of the Year for 2018. He is in high demand to advise on disputes of all sizes and across the full range of IP rights. With a strong scientific research background, having completed a doctorate in physical chemistry, Stuart is a natural choice for patents disputes, and his trade marks practice is also at the highest level. Stuart represents clients from all sectors in all courts and  in proceedings at the UKIPO and EPO. He recently represented Eli Lilly successfully in the Supreme Court in the pemetrexed litigation. Recent cases have included BSkyB v. Microsoft (Sky Drive), Resolution v. Lundbeck (citalopram), Comic v. Fox (GLEE), FH Brundle v. Perry (threats), Cadbury v. Nestlé (CA, trade marks), Biocompatibles v. Biosphere (EPO opposition), Coca-Cola "MASTER" (EU General Court), Merck v. ONO (biotech), Teva v. Boehringer Ingleheim (patents, SPCs), "TEAM GB" trade mark(British Olympic Assn), Idenix v. Gilead (antiviral drugs), Timesource v. Ultimate Products (passing off, account of profits). Glaxo v. Wyeth (vaccines), Coloplast v. Macgregor Healthcare (medical devices- trial conducted unled). Hospira v. Cubist (antibiotics), Merck v Shionogi (HIV), Accord v RCT (lacosamide), Sandoz v Searle (darunavir, SPCs), Sky v Skykick (trade marks).


Called 2011, Inner Temple; chairman, Oxford International IP Moot 2008-2012; pupil Three New Square 2011-12, barrister 2012.




IP Bar Association; AIPPI.


Jesus College Oxford (2001-05 MChem 1st Class); Balliol College, Oxford (2005-09 DPhil Physical Chemistry); City University (2009-2010 Graduate Diploma in Law (Distinction)); BPP Law School (2010-11 BPTC (outstanding)).


Violin, cooking.

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Within: Intellectual property – Leading juniors

Stuart Baran - Three New SquareWith an already formidable presence on his feet, backed with a first-class brain and friendly and open client skills, he is one of the rising stars of the IP Bar.

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