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David Dalgleish Harkness

David Dalgleish Harkness, British patent administrator.

Background

  • Harkness, David Dalgleish was born on February 26, 1939 in Bootle, Lancashire, England. Son of Walter and Sarah (Arnold) Harkness.

  • Education

    • Diploma in dyeing, Leeds (England) University, 1961. Bachelor of Science with honors, Leeds (England) University, 1962.

    Career

    • Examiner United Kingdom Patent Office, London, 1962-1972, senior examiner, 1972-1980. Chief examiner European Patent Office, Munich, 1980-1989, directorate advisor, 1989-1994, member board appeals, 1994-2000.

    Personality

    Interests

    Walking, gardening, bridge.

    Connections

    • Married Jean Sundewall, August 3, 1968. Children: Helen, Andrew.
    • father: Walter Harkness
    • mother: Sarah (Arnold) Harkness
    • spouse: Jean Sundewall
    • children: Helen Harkness
    • Andrew Harkness
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    Born February 26, 1939
    Nationality
    • 1961
      Leeds (England) University
    • 1962
      Leeds (England) University
    • 1962 - 1972
      Examiner United Kingdom Patent Office
      London, Mpumalanga, South Africa
    • 1980 - 1989
      chief examiner European Patent Office
      Munich, Bayern, Germany, Germany