Paul England, DPhil

Senior professional support lawyer

Paul England, DPhil

Paul is the senior professional support lawyer in the UK Patents Group, specialising in advising and teaching on contentious patent matters.

Paul has a particular interest in the life sciences sector, having begun his career as a scientist and taken a doctorate in biochemistry and molecular biology at the University of Oxford. He publishes and speaks on patent law widely and is an author of the critically acclaimed A Practitioner's Guide to European Patent Law and A User's Guide to Intellectual Property in the Life Sciences.

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Patents & innovation

English patent torpedoes and the UPC

19 July 2021
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by Paul England, DPhil

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Life sciences & healthcare

Has there been a shift in how the European courts approach preliminary injunctions?

19 May 2021
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by Paul England, DPhil and Christoph de Coster, LL.M. (UC Davis)

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Technology, media & communications

AI driven drug design

7 May 2021
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by Paul England, DPhil

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Patents & innovation

The EU torpedoes itself in cross-border patent disputes

6 May 2021
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by Paul England, DPhil

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