Leading UK and European patent and trademark attorney firm J A Kemp and intellectual property (IP) management services and software specialist CPA Global have entered into a new ten-year strategic agreement, building on their long-standing successful relationship.
Under the agreement, CPA Global will work together with J A Kemp to provide the firm and its clients with patent and trademark renewals and a range of other IP products and services.
J A Kemp is one of CPA Global’s largest Founder Firms - the IP attorney firms who originally established CPA Global more than 40 years ago to handle their clients’ IP renewals.
Commenting on the new agreement, John Leeming, a Partner and Patent Attorney at J A Kemp, said: “We are delighted to continue and renew our strategic relationship with CPA Global for the provision of renewals and other IP services. The agreement offers opportunities for J A Kemp and CPA Global to develop our respective businesses further across a number of areas, including patent and trademark renewals, IP software, patent search and analytics, and other IP support services. CPA Global have proven to be a valuable partner over many years and we look forward to their continued support.”
Tim Griffiths, CPA Global’s Chief Executive Officer, added: “J A Kemp is one of Europe’s leading patent and trademark attorney firms, representing many of the world’s biggest corporations and leading universities. The firm is known for its expertise and depth of resource across all technology areas and industry sectors. We are excited to agree a new long-term relationship and welcome the opportunity to continue working with J A Kemp to assist the firm and its clients in addressing their IP management needs.”
About J A Kemp
J A Kemp (jakemp.com) is one of the largest UK and European patent and trademark attorney firms. It has the resources to handle patents in all areas of science and technology and to manage intellectual property portfolios on a global basis.
The firm’s client base includes many household names and other global corporations based in the USA, Japan and elsewhere, as well as leading universities, technology transfer organisations and growing businesses in the UK and abroad. J A Kemp has over 60 science and technology graduates, including 25 PhDs, and offices in London, Oxford and Munich.
About CPA Global
CPA Global (cpaglobal.com) is the world's leading intellectual property (IP) management software and services specialist, and an international provider of outsourced legal services. With offices across Europe, the United States and Asia Pacific, CPA Global supports many of the world’s best known corporations and law firms with a range of IP and broader legal services, helping them to manage risk, cost and capacity, and realise greater value for their businesses and IP assets.
CPA Global helps corporates and law firms in managing valuable IP Rights, such as patents, designs and trademarks, ensuring that IP portfolios are protected, maintained and regularly reviewed in order to maximise value. Working closely with its clients, CPA Global ensures they have the best information on which to base IP decisions, and the best support in terms of helping implement those decisions.
Founded in Jersey, Channel Islands in 1969, CPA Global today employs some 2,000 people, serving clients’ needs in 200 jurisdictions through its own offices and an extensive agent network.