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Chambers of Andrew Waugh QC

3 NEW SQUARE, LINCOLN'S INN, LONDON, WC2A 3RS, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7405 1111
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Fax 020 7405 7800
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454 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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Tom Mitcheson QC

Tel:
Work 020 7405 1111
Email:
Web:
www.3newsquare.co.uk
Three New Square (Chambers of Andrew Waugh QC)

Position

Barrister specialising in all types of contentious intellectual property work, including patents, trade marks, copyright, design right, registered designs, passing off and confidential information. Reported cases include: Arsenal v Reed [2003] RPC 9 and 39 (trade mark, ECJ and CA); Sir Robert McAlpine v Alfred McAlpine [2004] RPC 36 (passing off); Pozzoli v BDMO [2007] FSR 37 (patent infringement); Lundbeck v Teva [2009] RPC 13 (patent sufficiency, HL); L’Oreal v eBay [2009] RPC 21 (trade mark); Medeva’s Patent [2010] RPC 27 (SPC, CA); Schutz v Werit [2010] FSR 22 (patent infringement, SC); Medimmune v Novartis (CA); Lilly v HGS (SC); Cadbury v Nestlé (shape mark, CJEU); International Stem Cells Corporation (CJEU); Servier v Apotex (SC); Hospira v Genentech (patent, CA); Actavis v Lilly (SC); Warner Lambert v Actavis (SC); Gilead v Teva (SPC, CJEU); Actavis v Icos (SC), Sandoz v Janssen / Searle (SPC,CJEU).

Career

Called 1996, Inner Temple; QC 2014. Publications: Wang P-C, Vancura A, Mitcheson TGM, and Kuret J (1992), ‘Two genes in Saccaromyces cerevisiae Encode a Membrane-Bound Form of Casein Kinase-1’, Molecular Biology of the Cell 3, 275-286. Terrell on the Law of Patents (18th Edition, 2016). Standing counsel to the comptroller general for patents, designs and trade marks 2009-14. Appointed Person to hear trade mark appeals 2016-.

Member

Intellectual Property Bar Association; Chancery Bar Association; Bar European Group.

Education

Trinity College, Cambridge (1994 MA First Class Hons Natural Sciences); City University (1994 Diploma in Law CPE – Distinction).


London Bar

Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property – Leading silks

Tom Mitcheson QC - Three New Square ‘One of the smartest and user friendly QCs, with a fantastic soothing style of advocacy.’

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