Peter Finnie

LSX Nordic Congress

On Thursday 30 August, Peter Finnie and Fiona Stevens will be attending the LSX Nordic Congress in Stockholm. This exclusive congress for life science senior executives is an opportunity to network and will provide valuable insight into strategies, solutions, and contacts that life science companies need to enable more effective...

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UK’s top business schools cannot neglect the importance of intellectual property

Intellectual property is passed around leadership teams like a hot potato with no one wanting to take ultimate responsibility, despite it being essential. Because of this, Peter Finnie from Gill Jennings & Every believes business schools must do more to integrate IP into the curriculum. The value of a business extends well...

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Introduction to Angels in MedCity and Project Accelerate

Fiona Stevens and Peter Finnie will be speaking at the Introduction to Angels in MedCity and Project Accelerate event on Wednesday 11 July. The event, hosted by Oxford Academic Health Science Network and MedCity, will be an opportunity to discuss the funding initiatives, Project Accelerate and Angels in MedCity. Fiona...

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What changes to the law covering IP infringement claims mean for your tech startup

On 1 October, a new UK law – the Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Act 2017 – came into force that made significant changes to what you can and cannot say to anyone you suspect of infringing your UK intellectual property. Stripping away the legalese, at their core, the changes do three things:...

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Is there value in protecting IP you don’t intend to use?

In this piece Peter Finnie discusses how defensive patents can be of value to your business. Having long ago established itself as the first port of call for anyone wanting to check online for lower prices while out shopping on the high street, Amazon sent shockwaves through the retail industry...

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