Design 2 Market invites Pure Ideas to Discuss Patents

Our Senior Patent Attorney Vikki Townsend recently visited Design 2 Market at their offices in Cheltenham. She shared her best advice on how to protect yourself in a competitive market. Especially for designers and SMEs.

Subscribe to our YouTube channel to get instant access to her advice throughout this series. The first video: ‘Are Patents Worth It? Assessing the Investment vs the Reward’ is available here:

Vikki Townsend, Senior Patent Attorney

Vikki is our Senior Patent Attorney at Pure Ideas. She has over 30 years of experience in the profession and a background in science and engineering.

Read Vikki’s full bio here.

Listen to our latest podcast where Vikki discusses Patents Part 2:


Securing protection for an invention can be a complex process for businesses and individuals. We strive to seamlessly fit into your business as part of your in-house team to guide you and ensure you get the most effective patent protection for your needs.

Our attorneys provide services such as invention harvesting, where we audit your company’s innovations and patentable inventions to form a strong IP portfolio.

We offer a full range of services and can assist in navigating the often confusing process in all jurisdictions around the world. Our services include:

  • Drafting Applications
  • Prosecuting of Applications
  • Enforcement & Defence of Patents
  • Freedom-to-Operate Searches

Design 2 Market

Design 2 Market is a full-service product design company, based in the UK, with clients all over the world. The company was founded in 2010 and has helped develop and launch hundreds of products across a range of industry sectors. Our team includes some of the UK’s most talented and innovative product and soft goods designers.


If you have further questions on Standard Essential Patents or would like to book a free, no-obligation consultation to discuss any IP-related matter, please contact us.

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