Advising a well-known gallery on the intellectual property issues relating to the use of third party imagery in a video installation piece.
Advising on contracts relating to research into the provenance of a well-known painting.
Advising on commercial contracts, terms and conditions, for a new gallery to be established in Europe.
Advising a commercial gallery on its agency contract to represent individual artists.
Advising a UK-based artist on the licensing of original designs to a third party manufacturer for prestige consumer goods.
Advising a gallery on contracts for a limited edition print run.
Advising galleries, artists and other organisations on issues in relation to IP infringement, lookalikes, copying and passing off.
Advising Christopher Kane on the IP aspects of the investment made by luxury group PPR.
Advising Nicholas Kirkwood and JW Anderson on the IP aspects of the investments made by LVMH.
Advising on contracts, manufacturing, distribution and agency agreements for a wide range of organisations.
Advising authors in relation to publishing agreements for a number of fiction and non-fiction books, with both multi-national and independent publishing houses.
Advising a wide range of businesses on the protection and development of their brand.
Advising designers on contracts and disputes relating to licences, franchises and diffusion lines.
Advising on the IP aspects of the launch of an own-name luxury brand for a well-known individual.
England and Wales, 2010
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‘The curious case of the paint spattered carpet artwork’, Antiques Trade Gazette - September 2015
‘Law less ordinary | The world of art law’, Lawyer2B - November 2014
‘Regulations boost need for due diligence’, Private Art Investor - May 2014
‘Follow the rules of fashion with a lawyer by your side’, The Times - February 2014
‘Tools needed to tackle the illegal wildlife trade’, The Times - February 2014
La Ligue Internationale du Droit de la Concurrence (LIDC), Committee Member
Competition Law Association, Committee Member
Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys
Institute of Art & Law