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Resolving patent disputes

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Patent disputes can be resolved in a number of ways using any number of our professional services and resources.

Hearings

Information on the different options available to you if we have raised objections against your patent application, or if you find yourself in a dispute with someone else about a patent.

Mediation

Find out more about mediation and our mediation service. Mediation is all about helping both sides work out possible solutions.

Opinions

If you are in a dispute with someone else over infringement of a patent or the validity of a patent, you may request a non-binding opinion.

Links to other pages

If your dispute involves other forms of intellectual property, such as a trademark, find out what other services we have to offer.