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Oliver Tidman

Tidman Legal

Location Edinburgh


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About Oliver

Oliver is a solicitor and notary public (registered with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office), specialising in advising clients on contentious, commercial and advisory work across all intellectual property rights, including trade marks and passing off, designs, copyright and patents. He has advised clients from a variety of industry sectors, including high-end fashion brands, electronic musical device manufacturers, video game publishers, furniture and homeware designers, software development companies, food franchises and start-ups. He particularly enjoys helping clients protect and add value to their business.

Oliver’s commercial and advisory experience includes assisting with international licensing and sponsorship agreements, advising on brand clearance issues and drafting terms and conditions of use for various online products.

His contentious experience includes acting for clients in contested registry proceedings before the UK Intellectual Property Office (IPO), the Appointed Person and the EU IPO, including appeals to the General Court. Oliver also has experience acting for clients in litigation before the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (IPEC) and High Court in London.

Working with Entrepreneurial Spark, Oliver is a mentor for new business start-ups and entrepreneurs, and regularly speaks on intellectual property topics.

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About their firm

Tidman Legal is a boutique law firm specialising in Intellectual Property, Technology and Business Law. We help you protect your ideas and innovations as well as your relationships with your customers and suppliers. We are a specialist practice that deals only with IP and the commercial/IT law that surrounds it. We pride ourselves on providing practical and cost-effective intellectual property advice combined with astute legal and commercial advice to startups, SMEs and international organisations. 


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by Ana on 25 Jul, 2018

Oliver was of great service. He was very diligent and kind. Everything arrived to Colombia in great conditions and the service was exactly as expected. Would definitely recommend his services.

Oliver's reply:
Thank you for your feedback Ana, it is a pleasure working with you. Oliver