How To Benchmark and Build Your IP Strategy for Long Term Success

July 21, 2021 | Articles
“In IP terms, it took us ten years to be an overnight success!” Graeme Malcolm of M Squared makes a good point here, that building an effective IP strategy is a journey, not a destination. Graeme described IP protection to be like a set of Russian dolls, slowly adding layer after layer of IP value, ultimately creating a strong protective ...

5 Ways an IP Holding Company Could Benefit Your Business

July 21, 2021 | Articles
At Metis Partners, we like to describe intellectual property holding companies (“IPCos”) to our clients as an “insurance policy”.  It’s never too early to think about the strategic management of your IP and to “ring-fence” or separate these assets from the potential trading risks faced by your business. An IPCo is a form of special purpose vehicle whose function is purely to hold and manage a business group’s IP portfolio. An IPCo does ...

Measuring Brand Value: Brewdog’s IP vs IPA

July 21, 2021 | Articles
Even an IP newbie is aware that trade secrets should be closely guarded by any business owner. It’s what sets you apart from your competitors and allows you to provide a product to consumers that they otherwise couldn’t provide for themselves. So, what would happen if you opened your trade secrets treasure trove to the world, customers and competitors alike? ...

Addleshaw Goddard Webinar: Data- A New Currency for Consumers and Businesses

July 1, 2021 | Events
Tuesday, July 6 2021: 15:30 GMT Data has evolved as a commodity that is bought, sold and even securitized in our new virtual business environment. In the increasingly digitized post Covid19 world, more data than ever is captured about how we live our lives at home and work. All this is happening at the same time as ever increasing legal ...

IP Disruptors Episode 5: IP Policing is Much More Than Patent Infringement and Brand Protection

June 30, 2021 | Events
Wednesday, June 30, 2021 -11am EDT | 4pm BST IP Disruptors 2021: a series developed in partnership with IP 100 and Patsnap, a global leader in connected innovation intelligence with 50,000 members. The IP Disruptors series for 2021 will feature 10 webinars led by Stephen Robertson, founder of Metis Partners and creator of IP100.  Webinar content is centered around IP ...

IP Disruptors Episode 4: Built to Win: How to Benchmark & Build Your IP Strategy for Long-term Success

May 20, 2021 | Events
IP Disruptors 2021: a series developed in partnership with IP 100 and Patsnap, a global leader in connected innovation intelligence with 50,000 members. The IP Disruptors series for 2021 will feature 10 webinars led by Stephen Robertson, founder of Metis Partners and creator of IP100.  Webinar content is centered around IP strategy and in particular the key themes explored in ...

IP Disruptors Episode 3: How to Use IP Insights to Monitor and Adapt to Market Changes

March 30, 2021 | Events
Tuesday, March 30, 2021 – 11am EDT | 4pm GMT IP Disruptors 2021: a series developed in partnership with IP 100 and Patsnap, a global leader in connected innovation intelligence with 50,000 members. The IP Disruptors series for 2021 will feature 10 webinars led by Stephen Robertson, founder of Metis Partners and creator of IP100.  Webinar content is centered around ...

IP Disruptors Episode 2: IP Valuation for Business Strategy

February 18, 2021 | Events
IP Disruptors 2021: a series developed in partnership with IP 100 and Patsnap, a global leader in connected innovation intelligence with 50,000 members. The IP Disruptors series for 2021 will feature 10 webinars led by Stephen Robertson, founder of Metis Partners and creator of IP100.  Webinar content is centered around IP strategy and in particular the key themes explored in ...

IP Disruptors Episode 1: COVID-19 and it’s Impact on IP Valuation

January 21, 2021 | Events
Thursday, January 21, 2021 @ 12 pm EST | 5 pm GMT IP Disruptors 2021: a series developed in partnership with IP 100 and Patsnap, a global leader in connected innovation intelligence with 50,000 members. The IP Disruptors series for 2021 will feature 10 webinars led by Stephen Robertson, founder of Metis Partners and creator of IP100.  Webinar content is ...

Singapore Fintech Festival

December 10, 2020 | Events
Thursday, December 10, 2020: 9:20 SGT Stephen shared his experience on how our fintech clients have maximized the value and recognition of intangibles in a variety of corporate scenarios. Event Information: Date: Thurs, 10th Dec., 2020 Time: 9:20 SGT Registration Information: View the webinar here.