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Roger Wyand QC
Barrister specialising in: patents including the whole range of technology from pharmaceutical (BMS v Baker Norton  RPC 253 and  CA RPC 1 second medical use, method of treatment of human body) SKB’s Patent CA  RPC 49; Actavis v Janssen  EWHC 1422; Actavis v Novartis  EWHC Ch 41 and  EWCA Civ 82; genetic engineering MedImmune v Novartis  EWCA Civ 1234; medical devices (Corevalve v Edwards  EWHC; Edwards v Cook  EWHC 1304 and  EWCA Civ 718); to mechanical (Kavanagh v Cameron PCC  RPC 5 prior use, standard of proof; QualChem v Corus  EWPCC 1,  EWCA Civ 177); Broadband Systems Management ASSIA v BT,  EWHC 3768 (Pat),  EWHC (Pat) 4194,  EWCA Civ 1462, EWCA Civ 1513; Agilent v Waters  EWCA Civ 612,  EWHC 2992 and  EWCA Civ 987; patents entitlement proceedings (Ladney and Hendry’s International Application  CA RPC 319 inventorship; added matter Curt G Joa Inc v Fameccanica Data SpA  EWCA Civ 1786; Meter-Tech Llc & Anor. v British Gas Trading Ltd  EWHC 2278 (Pat) ; meaning of rehearing on appeal); trade marks in Registry High Court and CJEU (formerly ECJ) (Philips v Remington  CA RPC 809 validity of shape registration, referred to ECJ  RPC 2), (Scandecor Development v Scandecor Marketing HoL  FSR 122 passing off, validity of registration under 1994 Act referred to ECJ), (Philips v Remington No 2  ETMR 835 res judicata and issue estoppel); trade marks, parallel importation (Sony v Tesco  ETMR 102 repackaging); admissibility of further evidence on appeal Consolidated Developments v Mr A A Cooper (Tin Pan Alley TM)  EWHC 1727 (Ch); Property Renaissance Ltd T/A Titanic Spa v Stanley Dock Hotel Ltd T/A Titanic Hotel Liverpool and Ors.  EWHC 3103 (Ch); limitation on defences under the CTR; Marussia Communications Ireland Ltd v Manor Grand Prix Racing Ltd & Anor.  EWHC 809 (CH)trade marks, distinctiveness under the 1994 Act, Eastenders v Fullers CA  FSR 44; Arsenal v Reed CA  RPC 39; L’Oréal v Bellure  EWHC Ch 2355,  EWCA Civ 968 CA referred to ECJ and  EWCA Civ 535; Reef Trade Mark CA  RPC 5; has taken an appeal from OHIM to the Court of First Instance; use of trade mark by competitor in Google AdWords (Interflora v Marks & Spencer, referred to the CJEU ); Lloyds & Halifax v Shanley  EWCA Civ 407 (copyright licence); computer program copyright and confidential information (Cantor Fitzgerald v Tradition  RPC 95 meaning of substantial part in computer program copyright); copyright in technical drawings (Biotrading v Biohit  CA FSR 109 originality, substantial part, European defence, exclusive distributor); registered designs (Oren v Red Box  FSR 785 right of exclusive licensee, infringement where two configurations shown); copying established by cross-examination ATB Sales Limited v Rich Energy Limited  EWHC 1207 (IPEC) unregistered design rights (Ultraframe v Fielding  RPC 23 must fit, must match, subsistence, ownership); principles of assessment of damages (Blayney v Clogau CA  FSR 19 copyright damages); patent damages (Ultraframe v Eurocell  EWHC 1344; Agilent v Waters (settled during trial)); costs awards under the CPR (West v Fuller  CA FSR 32 and Kavanagh v Cameron  CA FSR 33); CTM validity (Compass Publishing BV v Compass Logistics Ltd  RPC 41); shared goodwill in passing off (Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd v Alfred McAlpine Plc  RPC 36); protectability of Vodka Diageo v ICB  EWHC 17 and  EWCA Civ 920; extended protection for trade marks with a reputation Daimler v Sany  EWHC 2581; unregistered design right (Lambretta v Teddy Smith  CA RPC 6); Community Registered Design rights (Procter and Gamble v Reckitt Benckiser  EWHC 3154 and  EWCA Civ 936); Internet Blocking 20th Century Fox v BT  EWHC 1981 (Ch); ] Jack Willis v House of Fraser  EWCH 110 (Ch); Mair v ASOS  EWCA Civ 220; BBC v Sports Direct  EWHC 2200 (Ch),  EWHC 2784 (Ch),  EWHC 91 (Ch). He has mediated in several large IP disputes and commercial licence actions.
Called 1973; Middle Temple; QC 1997; Deputy High Court Judge Patents Court 2004; trained mediator; has sat as an arbitrator and appeared in major arbitration involving patent damages.
International Bar Association (committee); Officer of Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law; IPBA; Bar European Group; Chancery Bar Association; associate member of CIPA and ITMA.
Lakefield College School, Canada; Rugby School; Downing College, Cambridge (MA Natural Sciences).
Walking, photography, ice hockey, Arsenal supporter.