Katherine Moggridge

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Called to the Bar 2012

Practice Areas
All aspects of Intellectual Property law, including patents, trade marks, passing off, copyright, confidential information, registered designs, design right, and contractual disputes involving intellectual property or technical subject matter.

Recent Cases


Blue Gentian LLC & Anor v Tristar Products (UK) Ltd & Anor [2015] EWCA Civ 746: Court of Appeal, garden water hose patents

Generics (UK) Ltd (t/a Mylan) v Warner-Lambert Company LLC [2015] EWHC 2548 (Pat): second medical use patents, pharmaceuticals

Warner-Lambert v Sandoz: ex parte interim relief, second medical use patent infringement

Warner-Lambert v Sandoz & Lloyds: ex parte interim relief, second medical use patent dispute

Warner-Lambert v Sandoz & Lloyds [2015] EWHC 3153 (Pat): inter partes hearing, second medical use patents

Actavis UK Ltd v Eli Lilly and Co: chemotherapy drugs, patent infringement,

Nokia Corporation v HTC Corporation: telecoms patents, settled before trial

BASF SE v Sipcam (UK) Limited: agrochemical patents, settled before trial

Traffic Management Products Ltd v Signpost solutions Ltd: IPEC, mechanical patents

Trade Marks and Passing off

Total Ltd v YouView TV Ltd [2014] EWHC 1963: trade mark infringement and validity, passing off

Evegate Publishing Ltd v Newsquest Media (Southern) Ltd [2013] EWHC 1975 (Ch): trade mark infringement and validity, passing off

The Entertainer (Amersham) Ltd v The Entertainer FZ LLC: trade mark infringement and validity, passing off

Easygroup IP Licensing Limited “EASYPIZZA”: grounds of appeal to the Board of Appeal

SIGMA SQUAWK (BL O/115/15): UKIPO, opposition hearing

AQUANOVA: UKIPO, opposition hearing

Other IP cases

Corbiere Ltd v Xu: ex parte interim relief, misuse of confidential information

Vivid Arts Ltd v Tom Chambers Ltd: unregistered design infringement, copyright infringement

Victor Lilley v Aspermont: copyright infringement

Selection of cases observed/contributed to as a pupil

Schutz v Werit: observed patent proceedings before the Supreme Court)

Novartis v Hospira: pharmaceutical patent, osteoporosis drugs,

Eli Lilly v JAI: pharmaceutical patent, Alzheimer’s drugs

Vringo v ZTE : telecoms patents

ASSIA Inc v BT plc: telecoms patents

Cadbury v Nestlé: trade mark, three-dimensional shape mark, UKIPO, High Court, General Court

Fetim BV v Solid Floor Ltd: trade marks, Intervener’s response as part of an appeal to the General Court)

DEK International v Alpha Fry: contractual dispute relating to a Patent and Know How Licence Agreement, IPEC, transfer applications

Professional Memberships

Intellectual Property Bar Association; Chancery Bar Association.





2012-2013: 12-month pupillage at Three New Square, to Tom Hinchliffe, Simon Malynicz, Tom Mitcheson and Geoff Pritchard, covering all aspects of Intellectual Property law

2011-2012: Bar Professional Training Course, BPP Law School, Holborn

2010-2011: Graduate Diploma in Law, City Law School

2007-2010: BSc Biochemistry, Kings College London

2008-2009: Biochemistry (Biophysical Chemistry), Berkeley, University of California

Mary MacMurray Scholar, Lincoln’s Inn

Academic Scholar and Academic Exhibitioner, Oundle School