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Legal and IP

Our in-house legal teams have been at the forefront of Dyson ever since we first patented our cyclone technology.

Protecting our lifeblood

Working closely with Dyson engineers from the very conception of ideas, our Legal and IP teams rigidly protect Dyson’s lifeblood: our intellectual property. From doggedly guarding our ideas, to making sure we comply with laws around the world, we safeguard Dyson's pioneering technology.

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Jo Apperley

Senior Legal Counsel, Malmesbury, UK

From secondment to advising on the launch of Dyson’s latest technology.

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James Dyson learnt a lesson in the value of legal might, winning a gruelling $4.2m battle against Hoover when it infringed our early cyclone technology patents. Protecting our technology has been a key element in development at Dyson ever since.

Jobs in Legal and IP

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  • Legal Counsel


    Singapore - Technology Centre

    Dyson is a global technology company with a turnover in excess of $3.5bn and a global workforce of over 12,000. We invent, design and develop market leading products for the global market.At Dyson we are encouraged to think differently, challenge...

    Date posted: 22 September 2021

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  • Legal Compliance and Ethics Counsel


    China - Shanghai Office

    About us Legal counsel is required to support Dyson’s global Legal Compliance and Ethics function in Greater China. This relatively young function has a clear vision - "A global compliance and ethics function focused on empowering Dyson and its people to...

    Date posted: 12 August 2021

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  • Head of Legal Operations


    United Kingdom - Malmesbury Office

    This role is focused on driving the efficiency and productivity of the Legal function. The Head of Legal Operations reports to the Director of Global Legal Services. The Head of Legal Operations has management responsibility for the following...

    Date posted: 04 August 2021

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