Informals Lecture

Tuesday 21 February

Claim Construction & Scope of Protection

When and where

Date and time

Start: Tuesday 21 February 2023, 05:30 PM

End: Tuesday 21 February 2023, 06:30 PM


CIPA, Viaro House, 20-23 Holborn, London, EC1N 2JD

Event Overview

The 2023 Informals foundation Lectures continue with Claim Construction & Scope of Protection given by James St.Ville (8 New Square). This is a hybrid lecture, delivered in person and also broadcast on Zoom. There are a limited number of places to attend in person so please book to confirm your place.

To join the broadcast:
1. Go to this direct link

1. Go to https:/zoom.us/join
2. On the Welcome page enter the webinar ID: 880 7841 2058 and click “Join”.
3. Enter your name, email address and the passcode 361825

Recordings of the lectures will appear on the lecture archive




James St.Ville, 8 New Square

James St.Ville, 8 New Square

James St.Ville KC is very experienced across patents, trademarks, copyright, designs, confidential information and parallel imports as well as IT, internet, database and software disputes.

Chambers UK has described him as “well regarded for his attention to detail and commerciality”, “extremely intelligent, thoughtful, thorough, careful, very good on his feet and a real pleasure to work with.” “His preparation on every case is superb and detailed, and he has first-class drafting”.

Before taking silk he was consistently recommended as a Leading Junior in Intellectual Property by Chambers UK and Information Technology by the Legal 500 and is a chartered engineer with substantial commercial experience of electronics, optical communications and engineering.  His patent work includes electronics, mechanical and medical devices, agrochemicals, pharmaceuticals and engineering disputes.  Before becoming a barrister he was leader of the Optical Communications Networks Team at GEC-Marconi Research.

James is an author of Russell-Clarke and Howe on Industrial Designs (10th Edition, 2022) with Martin Howe KC and Ashton Chantrielle.  He has been instructed in the High Court, Patents Court, Technology and Construction Court, Court of Appeal, Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (IPEC), UK IPO, EU IPO (formerly OHIM), EPO, EU General Court and the High Court in Northern Ireland.

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