This site is part of the Informa Connect Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 3099067.

IP Law Summer School
August 2023
Downing CollegeCambridge University

Joanne Gibbs
Partner at Wiggin LLP

Profile

Joanne Gibbs is a partner in the intellectual property team at Wiggin LLP in London. Jo’s practice encompasses trade mark, passing off, design and copyright disputes and advice, and she acts for clients from a wide range of industry sectors, including luxury fashion labels, video game publishers and medical device manufacturers. Jo represents clients before the UKIPO, IPEC, High Court and Court of Appeal in the UK, and previously also represented clients before the EUIPO, the General Court and the CJEU. Jo is an active member of the INTA Designs Committee and a contributor to the INTA Trademark Cancellation Guide for the EU. She also co-authors the UK chapter of ‘Design Rights: Functionality and Scope of Protection’ and the chapter ‘Overlapping Rights in Designs, Trademarks and Trade Dress’ in the 2nd edition of ‘Overlapping Intellectual Property Rights’. In 2017, Jo won the AIPPI UK prize for her work in relation to bad faith trade marks.

Agenda Sessions

  • Design Rights: Community and UK Designs – Protection and Processes

    12:30

Speakers at this event