Romy joined HLK in August 2019 as a Trainee Patent Administrator in the Tech team after graduating in July 2019 from Cardiff University with a History degree. After gaining knowledge of International, European and British patents, Romy completed CIPA’s Introductory Patent Administrators’ Course. In April 2022, Romy qualified as Patent Administrator.
Changes to the Handling of UK Trade Marks and Designs Before the UK IPO Following MARCO POLO
On 25 January 2023, the UKIPO released its long-awaited Tribunal Practice Notice on the effective service of official documents for trade marks and design registrations that do not have a valid UK address for service.