Jeremy specialises in chemical and process engineering inventions.
Jeremy has worked with, and has particular interest in, the process engineering arts such as thermodynamics and heat transfer operations, mass transfer operations, chemical and mechanical filtration, rheology and distillation, drying technology, composite and wood technologies, particle technology, electrolysis including fuel cells as well as clean technologies and power generation.
Jeremy also deals with a variety of mechanical inventions, including the field of medical devices.
Jeremy's work includes:
- providing opinions on novelty and infringement
- drafting, filing and prosecuting patent applications in New Zealand and overseas
- conducting infringement and freedom to operate assessments.
Prior to joining AJ Park, Jeremy worked at Gill Jennings & Every LLP in London. He has also worked for another New Zealand intellectual property (IP) law firm.
Jeremy was named in in the IAM Strategy 300 2019 as a world-leading IP strategist. This unique guide is an annual publication listing individuals that have shown to possess world-class skills in the development and roll-out of strategies that maximise the value of patents, copyright, trade marks and other IP rights. Only those nominated multiple times by different parties as outstanding IP strategists are listed in the IAM Strategy 300. Those who appear on the list, which is limited to 300 individuals worldwide, are regarded as ‘best in class'. Jeremy was selected by his peers for inclusion in the 2023 Best Lawyers in New Zealand™ in the field of IP law.
- BE (Hons) (Chem), University of Canterbury (2001)
- Registered Patent Attorney (New Zealand and Australia)
Jeremy Sim's insights
Article \ 28 Nov 2022
Are you in or out? The Unified Patent Court
There are important changes being made to the European patent system and they will impact all European patent holders. In this article, we cover the key action you need to take, as well as an overview of the Unified Patent Court and New Patent right – EU Unitary Patent.
Article \ 10 Sep 2020
Intellectual property is more than just fun and games
In recent years, board games have seen a resurgence in popularity. Social media has made it easier for people to find out…
Article \ 30 Aug 2017
Big changes in how to interpret a patent’s scope of…
A recent decision of the Supreme Court in the United Kingdom (UK), Actavis v Eli Lilly  UKSC 48, has re-written the…
Article \ 27 Jun 2016
Brexit and IP: business as usual for now
AJ Park wishes to assure you we are monitoring IP issues related to the anticipated exit of the United Kingdom from the…