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Unitary patent agreement stalled by European Parliament

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • European Union
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  • July 9 2012

The European Union (EU) is moving closer to achieving the long awaited unitary patent after the European Council issued its decision on the proposed European Unified Patent Court (UPC

Medeva's SPC applications: the Court of Appeal refers questions to the ECJ

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 7 2010

The Court of Appeal has decided to refer a series of questions on the interpretation of the SPC Regulation to the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) relating to the requirement that a "product is protected by a basic patent"

Interflora Google AdWord case opinion - a gift to internet key word purchasers?

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • European Union
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  • April 5 2011

The Advocate General of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has given an opinion which suggests he thinks Marks & Spencer infringed Interflora's trade mark by using it as a Google AdWord

Sofia, so good? First IP reference to the ECJ from Bulgaria clarifies the scope of protection for databases

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • Bulgaria, European Union
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  • March 18 2009

The right to prohibit extraction and re-utilisation of a substantial part of a protected database was established more than a decade ago by Directive 969EC (the Database Directive

Combating late payment in commercial transactions

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • February 25 2013

Following on from our previous alert Don't be late! Time to speak up on the European Directive on late payment terms, the Department for Business

European court decision in the ASW case

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • January 30 2007

The ASW case is an important European Court of Justice decision in the fight by ASW pension scheme members for government compensation for loss of their pension benefits following ASW’s insolvency

Black & Decker v OHIM

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • European Union
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  • May 31 2007

In Black & Decker Corporation v OHIM, Atlas Copco AB, the Court of First Instance ("CFI") has offered useful guidance on the correct interpretation of Rules 18(1), 79 and 80(2) of Regulation 286895 (the "Implementing Regulation") with regards to "clearly identifying the earlier mark and earlier right" which forms the basis of any opposition notice

Test-Achats: still trying to work out what it means for your business?

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • September 28 2011

The Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union, the Charter of Fundamental Rights and (most of) the Gender Directive prohibit discrimination based on gender and require equal treatment of men and women

New EC law on payment terms

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • European Union
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  • March 9 2011

The European Commission has published its new directive (20117EU) which seeks to tackle late payment in commercial transactions

EU Advanced Therapies Regulation - special law for cutting-edge medical treatments

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
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  • European Union
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  • October 31 2007

The European Parliament has approved the European Commission’s proposal to harmonise the law on medical treatments based on genes, cells and tissues, subject to several non-substantive amendments