13/08/2021 | hsmoffice

HSM IP Featured In Trademark Lawyer Magazine Top Rankings 2021

HSM IP is honoured to be in the Top 10 Trademark Firms in the Trademark Lawyer Magazine Law Firm Rankings 2021/22 for the entire Caribbean region. This Top 10 ranking highlights HSM IP’s dedicated and continuous contributions to the world Read more +

11/06/2021 | hsmoffice

HSM IP and Sophie Peat named IP Stars 2021 by Managing IP

HSM IP and Sophie Peat have been recognised in the 2021 edition of IP Stars by Managing Intellectual Property (IP). These 2021 rankings cover more than 80 jurisdictions and HSM IP is listed as a recommended firm in the Caribbean. Read more +

25/04/2021 | hsmoffice

Why Should I File a Trade Mark in the Cayman Islands?

Many local businesses ask “Why should I file a trade mark in the Cayman Islands?” especially where there has been longstanding use of a mark in the Islands. Whilst unregistered rights acquired through use may be protectable under the common Read more +

19/04/2021 | hsmoffice

HSM IP Contributes Cayman Trade Mark Chapter in ICLG 2021

HSM IP has once again contributed to the International Comparative Legal Guide (ICLG) to Trade Marks. Click here to read our Cayman Islands 2021 Trade Mark chapter. The International Legal Comparative Guide (ICLG) to Trade Marks is now in its Read more +

HSM IP and Sophie Peat Ranked in Chambers Global Guide 2021

Our firm is thrilled to be recommended once again by Chambers and Partners in their new Global (Caribbean-Wide) Intellectual Property 2021 Guide.

HSM IP is listed in their top tier, band 1 ranking. This recognition highlights our ability to successfully handle Intellectual Property (IP) registrations, filings and infringement matters across the Caribbean.

Citing the Chambers website, they refer to HSM IP as a firm that is a “compact, IP-focused practice advising on regional portfolio management from its base in the Cayman Islands. Primarily assists with trade mark filings, prosecutions and renewals. Also regularly advises on region-wide brand protection strategies, and is highly experienced at overseeing revocation and opposition proceedings. Acts for a myriad of high-end clients, including household names from the technology and consumer goods sectors. Especially notable for its experience concerning contentious trade mark issues arising in Cuba.

Sophie Peat (HSM IP Partner) has been listed for the first time as an Up and Coming individual. She is recognised for specialising in trade mark registration, renewal, protection and infringement issues. Satisfied clients comment: Her style is efficient, responsive and clear.”

According to commentators, they appreciate HSM IP for its “clarity of advice,” adding: “HSM act efficiently, are responsive and meet our needs relating to trade mark activities. I consider them good value for money.” Another client commented: HSM understand the needs and business of our company,” highlighting its “high professionality” and “great responsiveness.”

Chambers and Partners is a prestigious hub for lawyer and law firm recommendations. They diligently research and feature the world’s best lawyers and have done so since 1990, covering over 200 jurisdictions.

HSM IP Ltd. provides worldwide intellectual property services and specialises in the Caribbean. The firm’s experienced team of attorneys and paralegals deliver a full suite of intellectual property services and serve a broad client base which includes major Fortune Global 500 brand owners, international law firms and other specialist IP practices.