We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-8 of 8

A further German chapter to the AdWord saga - the German Federal Supreme Court publishes the grounds to the decision in Bananabay II

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • -
  • European Union, Germany
  • -
  • August 1 2011

Last week, the German Federal Supreme Court published the grounds of its third trade mark decision concerning Google AdWords

Interflora v M&S: further guidance in the AdWords minefield

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • -
  • European Union
  • -
  • September 23 2011

The latest case in the quest for clarification of trade mark law in relation to online use, particularly in relation to keywords (or "AdWords"), was handed down on 22 September

Lego Juris AS v OHIM (Mega Brands Inc. intervening) (Case C-4809 P)

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • -
  • European Union
  • -
  • September 27 2010

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has held that Lego's long-contested Community Trade Mark (CTM) based on a red Lego brick is invalid under Article 7(1)(e)(ii) of the Trade Marks Regulation

Brand owners cautiously jubilant following ruling of Court of Justice in L'Oreal v eBay

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • -
  • European Union
  • -
  • July 12 2011

The Court of Justice of the European Union has handed down its judgment in the case of L'Oréal v eBay and overall it is good news for brand owners

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

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • -
  • European Union
  • -
  • 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

Another win for perfume brands before the CJEU

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • -
  • European Union, Germany
  • -
  • July 23 2010

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has confirmed that perfume testers that were marked "Not for Sale" were not put on the market in the European Economic Area (EEA) by the marks' proprietors or with its consent in accordance with Article 13(1) of the Community Trade Mark Regulation (EC) No 4094 (the Regulation)and Article 7(1) of the Trade Marks Directive (the Directive

Community trade marks: does the unitary right give rise to a pan-European Union unitary remedy?

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • -
  • European Union
  • -
  • April 13 2011

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) gave a judgment yesterday which is good news for brand owners

Is single member state use "genuine use" of a CTM? "It might not be, but it might be; it all depends..."

  • Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP
  • -
  • European Union
  • -
  • July 25 2012

In theory the Community Trade Mark is a unitary right granted under the directly effective Council Regulation (EC) No 2072009 ("the CTM Regulation") and is intended to provide protection across the 27 Member States of the European Union