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CPA Global
17 November 2014

J A Kemp and CPA Global sign new long-term contract for renewals and IP support services

Leading UK and European patent and trademark attorney firm J A Kemp and intellectual property (IP) management services and software specialist CPA Global have entered into a new ten-year strategic agreement, building on their long-standing successful relationship.

Under the agreement, CPA Global will work together with J A Kemp to provide the firm and its clients with patent and trademark renewals and a range of other IP products and services.

J A Kemp is one of CPA Global's largest Founder Firms - the IP attorney firms who originally established CPA Global more than 40 years ago to handle their clients' IP renewals.

Commenting on the new agreement, John Leeming, a Partner and Patent Attorney at J A Kemp, said: "We are delighted to continue and renew our strategic relationship with CPA Global for the provision of renewals and other IP services. The agreement offers opportunities for J A Kemp and CPA Global to develop our respective businesses further across a number of areas, including patent and trademark renewals, IP software, patent search and analytics, and other IP support services. CPA Global have proven to be a valuable partner over many years and we look forward to their continued support."

Tim Griffiths, CPA Global's Chief Executive Officer, added: "J A Kemp is one of Europe's leading patent and trademark attorney firms, representing many of the world's biggest corporations and leading universities. The firm is known for its expertise and depth of resource across all technology areas and industry sectors. We are excited to agree a new long-term relationship and welcome the opportunity to continue working with J A Kemp to assist the firm and its clients in addressing their IP management needs."