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Neil Jenkins

Neil Jenkins
Firm:
Office:
Bird & Bird LLP
15 Fetter Lane
EC4A 1JP
City:
London
Country:
England
Tel:
+44 20 7415 6000
Fax:
+44 20 7415 6111

Biography • Life Sciences - Patent Litigation

Neil has particular interest and expertise in the management and conduct of cross-border patent litigation.

Neil is a partner in the intellectual property group based in London. He joined the firm in 1986 and became a partner in 1996.

His current practice is focused on patent litigation in the life science field but he also advises on such related matters as regulatory data exclusivity and supplementary protection certificates.

His more high-profile cases, before the English Courts and in the CFI include PLG v Ardon (plastic grids), ICI v Montedison (polymer composite), HCC v BP (acetic acid purification), UCC v BP (fluid bed production of polyethylene), Stephenson v Du Pont (entitlement), Hesco v Maccaferri (gabions), Chef Revival v OHIM (Chef mark), Agilent v Waters (HPLC pumps), Teva v Merck (alendronate), Teva v Merck (simvastatin), Lundbeck v Niche (citalopram), Abbott v APS (clarithromycin), Celltech v OHIM (Celltech mark), Actavis v Merck (finasteride), Actavis v Novartis (fluvastatin), Specialty Brands v OHIM (Dog Device), Teva v Merck (timolol/dorzolamide combination), Generics v Yeda/Teva (Copaxone) and Teva v Amgen (lipegfilgrastim).

Neil speaks regularly at IP conferences and contributes to the leading IP journals on many aspects of IP law and litigation as well as being the editor of International Intellectual Property Litigation (published by Butterworths). He is a member of the IPO international patent law and practice committee, the INTA publications subcommittee and the CIPA litigation subcommittee.

According to Who's Who Legal 100 fpr 2013, 'Neil Jenkins is considered an 'absolutely top-class' patent litigator with a 'superb track record' of high-profile cases.'

This biography is an extract from The International Who's Who of Life Sciences Lawyers which can be purchased from our Shop.

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