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Geoffrey Pritchard

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Three New Square (Chambers of Andrew Waugh QC)


Barrister specialising in intellectual property including patents, trade marks, copyright, passing off, confidential information. Cases include: AbbVie v GSK (arrow declaration) Convatec v Smith & Nephew (wound dressing); Comvita v Apimed (medical devices); Qualcomm v Nokia (telecoms); Rim v Visto (II) (telecoms); Nokia v IPCOM (telecoms); EMGS v Schlumberger (oil exploration); InterDigital v Nokia (telecoms); Re Anning’s Patent; Canady v Elektromedizin (strike out); Citi Bank v Computer General of Patents (computer software); E-Data Corp v Getty Images Inc; SKB v Apotex (biotechnology); BASF v SKB (biotechnology); Vericore & Vetrapharm (veterinary pharmaceutical); Oxford Gene v Affymetrix (biotechnology); Blinxx v Blinkbox (trade marks); BB’s Muffins v DJ & C Foods (trade mark licensing); BSkyB v Sky Home Services (passing off); Procter & Gamble v Wisdom (trade mark infringement); HFC v HSBC (passing off); Rolex v various defendants (counterfeit goods); Jaguar Cars v various defendants (cyber squatting); Castle Care v Secure Holdings (copyright in software); Real Fleet v 20/20 Ventures (copyright in software); Audi v Revo Technik (interim injunction); Guild v Eskandar Ltd (copyright in garments).


Called 1998, Middle Temple. Qualified Mediator, 2018 appointed Recorder (Civil & Criminal).


French, Russian.


IP Bar Association; Chancery Bar Association.


Leicester Grammar School; Bristol University (1992 BSc 1st class Physics); Cambridge University (PhD, Shell Scholarship in Geophysics); De Montfort University (1997 CPE, distinction); ISCL (Queen Mother Scholar, Middle Temple).


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London Bar

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