Bird & Bird receives the most top tier rankings of any firm internationally in Managing Intellectual Property’s Annual Survey

15 February 2010

Bird & Bird’s International Intellectual Property Group has received fifteen top tier rankings, the most of any firm internationally, in this year’s Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) Survey. Now in its 14th year, the MIP survey ranks the leading firms practising patents, trade marks (prosecution and contentious) and copyright in 75 jurisdictions.

Bird & Bird was ranked in Tier 1 for:

Patent Contentious in the UK, Germany, Sweden, Belgium, Hong Kong and Singapore
Trade Mark Contentious in the UK, France, Sweden and Singapore
Copyright in the UK, Italy and Singapore; and
Patent and Trade Mark Prosecution in Singapore

Bird & Bird is also ranked within the top four tiers for IP in Finland, The Netherlands and Spain.

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About Bird & Bird

Bird & Bird is an international legal practice comprising Bird & Bird LLP and its affiliated and associated businesses, and has offices in Beijing, Bratislava, Brussels, Budapest, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, The Hague, Helsinki, Hong Kong, London, Lyon, Madrid, Milan, Munich, Paris, Prague, Rome, Shanghai, Singapore, Stockholm and Warsaw.

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