• IP And Technology Transfer

Influencing and shaping our sector | BIA update: July - October 2020

This quarterly update gives an overview of key policy developments and the BIA’s continued engagement with policymakers, regulatory authorities and wider stakeholders on behalf of the UK life sciences sector, from July to October 2020.

BIA submission to the Comprehensive Spending Review 2020

BIA response to the R&D Roadmap

The BIA has responded to the Government's consultation on its R&D Roadmap.

Advice on employee inventor compensation in the UK following Shanks v Unilever

Prepared by Will James of Osborne Clarke with support from other members of the BIA IP Advisory Committee

Influencing and shaping our sector BIA update Q2 2020

The BioIndustry Association (BIA)’s ongoing engagement enables our members’ voices to be heard at the highest levels. This quarterly update gives an overview of key policy developments and the BIA’s continued engagement with policymakers, regulatory authorities and wider stakeholders on behalf of the UK life sciences sector, from April to July 2020.

Influencing and shaping our sector | BIA update: January - April 2020

This quarterly update gives an overview of key policy developments and the BIA’s continued engagement with policymakers, regulatory authorities and wider stakeholders on behalf of the UK life sciences sector, from January to April 2020.

Influencing and shaping our sector | BIA update: October 2019 - January 2020

This quarterly update gives an overview of key policy developments and the BIA’s continued engagement with policymakers, regulatory authorities and wider stakeholders on behalf of the UK life sciences sector, from October 2019 to January 2020.

BIA submission to the IPReg consultation on pro bono advice

The BIA has submitted views to the IPReg consultation on remooving restrictions on in-house patent attorneys providing pro bono advice. 

UK life sciences: Catalysing investment and growth

This updated interim report sets out how the UK life sciences sector is driving investment and growth and makes the case for increased cost-effective public investment in the sector.

BIA response to DIT consultation on UK-Japan trade

The BIA has responded to the Department for International Trade (DIT)’s consultation on UK-Japan trade.