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Nucleus IP offers unrivalled experience

Our experience in registering and protecting trade marks is unrivalled. Formerly known as the Trade Mark Owners’ Association, Nucleus IP is a specialist firm of Registered Trade Mark Attorneys, first registered in London on December 3rd 1886, becoming part of Nucleus the brand + digital agency in 2005.

We currently manage trade marks in more than 200 countries, including worldwide portfolios for multi-nationals and individual trade marks for start-ups. Our longevity is testament to the care, expertise and rigour we apply to all our work, registering and protecting trade marks, designs and copyright for brand owners around the world.

Beware of Trade Mark scams

For further information about trade mark scams, please click here 

EU Referendum and your Trade Marks

On June 23rd 2016 the people of the UK voted to leave the EU. While Brexit raises many questions, one is how it will affect trade mark rights and other IP rights.

Please follow this link for more information on the EU Referendum Results and your Trade Marks. 

EU Trade Mark reform package

The new EU Trade Mark Regulation entered into force on 23 March 2016.  Please click the following links for more information on EU Reform and EU Scope of Protection.

Free advice clinics

Whether you are just starting in business or you are already established in your marketplace, you may not be fully aware of the importance of Trade Marks to your business success.

We have established a series of free clinics where one of our fully qualified attorneys will advise on all aspects of Trade Mark protection and infringement.

The clinics will be held the first Thursday of the month at our offices in St Bride Street, London EC4 4AD between 4.30pm and 6.00pm.

For further details or to make an appointment please contact Joretta Price,

ITMA becomes CITMA

At long last we can say we have Royal assent. As of 24 November 2016, ITMA became CITMA hence all our attorneys can rightfully say they are registered chartered trade mark attorneys and members of CITMA.

Nucleus IP, formerly Trade Mark Owners Association, can trace our history back to 1886, and as such we are one of the oldest trade mark practices in the United Kingdom, helping to protect clients’ brands from large multi-nationals to sole traders. Your brand is your most important business asset. Ensure it is properly protected in all your target markets by seeking properly qualified help and advice.

The costs in the UK for Trade Mark protection for your brand and your business are negligible. If you don’t already have this in place talk to Nucleus IP today…….before it’s too late.