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James & Wells proud to announce new partnership

Monday, 25 June 2018, 2:10 pm | James and Wells

Specialist intellectual property firm James & Wells is proud to announce their partnership with New Zealand SME business growth centre, The Icehouse. More >>

Turn Your Innovative Ideas into Gold through Investment

Friday, 9 February 2018, 10:51 am | James and Wells

All businesses need capital to grow. To scale up and make it on the world stage you need investment. There are plenty of different funding options available ranging from bank loans to online investment, venture capital and private equity. What are ... More >>

James & Wells appoints new senior staff

Thursday, 18 May 2017, 11:19 am | James and Wells

Ben Cain and David Macaskill have been appointed to Senior Associate, while Rebecca Pennell has been promoted to Human Resources Manager. More >>

James & Wells announce two new partnerships

Friday, 31 March 2017, 10:21 am | James and Wells

Staying true to their reputation of championing innovation in the food and beverage sector, national intellectual property (IP) specialists James & Wells are proud to announce two new partnerships with the New Zealand Food Awards and the New Zealand ... More >>

IP firm expands to meet market growth

Friday, 24 March 2017, 10:44 am | James and Wells

National intellectual property specialists James & Wells have appointed John Mansell to join the firm’s Food and Beverage and Life Science Innovation teams as a Senior Associate. More >>

Inspiring Kiwi businesses to turn innovation into gold

Thursday, 6 October 2016, 12:31 pm | James and Wells

Businesses wanting to protect their products and be inspired by kiwi business success stories have the opportunity to learn from the best, through a series of new regional events. More >>

Take care with ‘NZ made’ claims

Tuesday, 7 June 2016, 3:58 pm | James and Wells

A recent High Court case shows companies need to take extra care when claiming their products are New Zealand made, an intellectual property expert says. In the case, health products business New Zealand Nutritionals (NZ Nutritionals) was ruled to ... More >>

Proposed patent law change questioned

Tuesday, 7 June 2016, 10:32 am | James and Wells

A proposal to retrospectively change New Zealand’s patent regime is unfair and will disadvantage affected businesses, an intellectual property expert says. The changes being considered relate to ‘divisional’ patent applications, which are ... More >>

Charging domain name complainants ‘unfair’

Wednesday, 18 May 2016, 2:38 pm | James and Wells

Charging complainants only in disputes over domain names in New Zealand is “unfair” and needs to be changed, an intellectual property specialist says. More >>

James & Wells joins NZ China Innovation Centre Intellectua

Tuesday, 17 May 2016, 9:45 am | James and Wells

Intellectual property law firm James & Wells has lent its expertise to the New Zealand China Innovation Centre, signing on as a strategic partner. The Memorandum of Understanding was signed yesterday at GridAKL, during the Tripartite Economic ... More >>

James & Wells gains international acclaim

Wednesday, 13 April 2016, 5:00 pm | James and Wells

NATIONAL – 2016: National intellectual property firm James & Wells has scooped a host of international awards, recognising the expertise of their litigation, patent and trade mark practices, including a spot in the prestigious World Trade Mark Review ... More >>

Why Australasia should be on your patent radar

Tuesday, 16 February 2016, 11:46 am | James and Wells

Why Australasia should be on your patent radar Although Australasia may traditionally be regarded as a relatively small market, 30 million people is still a sizable market with a multitude of funding and investment opportunities. For some reason Australasia ... More >>

James & Wells launch service to assist Kiwi F&B businesses

Wednesday, 13 January 2016, 11:28 am | James and Wells

With the deadline looming for food and beverage businesses to comply with new standards regulating nutrition and health claims, national intellectual property (IP) specialists James & Wells have introduced a new service line to ensure Kiwis make the most of ... More >>

Chemical expert latest recruit to join James & Wells’

Thursday, 13 August 2015, 11:19 am | James and Wells

National intellectual property specialists James & Wells are pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Zhi Ling Zeng, who has recently joined the ranks of their patents team as an Associate. More >>

IP litigator ranked in NZ Lawyer’s 2015 Hot List.

Friday, 17 July 2015, 2:58 pm | James and Wells

Ian Finch, partner of national intellectual property firm James & Wells, has featured in the NZ Lawyer’s annual Hot List, having been recognised for his efforts ‘leading the profession’. More >>

Kiwi IP leaders recognised in IAM Patent 1000

Monday, 29 June 2015, 3:12 pm | James and Wells

Continuing to make waves in the industry, James & Wells partners Ian Finch, Kate Wilson and Gus Hazel have been named on the intellectual property industry’s most illustrious list, the Intellectual Asset Management’s IAM Patent 1000. More >>

Promotions at James & Wells - 'champions of innovation'

Friday, 17 April 2015, 3:32 pm | James and Wells

National intellectual property specialists James & Wells are proud to announce three staff promotions among their ranks, naming Peter Brown and Owen Culliney as Senior Associates, and Sebastien Aymeric as an Associate. Managing partner Kate Wilson ... More >>

James & Wells experts rated amongst the best

Friday, 10 April 2015, 9:40 am | James and Wells

James & Wells partners Ian Finch and Kate Wilson continue to dominate New Zealand’s IP scene with their latest accolades ranking them as leading practitioners in New Zealand. More >>

James and Wells: Guerilla tactics key to growth

Wednesday, 11 February 2015, 12:25 pm | James and Wells

In a world of large players, naturally many smaller organisations cannot compete directly with the resources of larger ones. So innovative companies need to know the landscape, be nimble and targeted in their approach, and recognise when it could ... More >>

Head of Asia Division elected to NZCTA Executive Committee

Monday, 9 February 2015, 1:39 pm | James and Wells

Johnathan Chen, head of the James & Wells Asia Division, has been nominated and elected onto the New Zealand China Trade Association (NZCTA) Executive Committee board. More >>





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