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What Specsavers taught brand owners and the UKIPO

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 31 2014

Specsavers is the largest chain of retail opticians in the UK. In its shops and promotional materials it makes much use of this trade mark: Click

OHIM’s Boards of Appeal taking a hard line on absolute grounds, but is this on the right basis?

  • King & Wood Mallesons
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • June 18 2014

Not so long ago, one could simply add a flourish to an entirely descriptive word in order to achieve registration without an objection based on

Letter from Europe - Interior designs

  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • June 12 2014

Sometime after I’d piloted Wagamama to victory against the awful Rajamama copycat Indian-themed restaurant, my late friend Paul O’Farrell, who was

Network interference - a legal guide to the commercial risks and rewards of the social media phenomenon

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
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  • April 22 2014

Social media is a revolution in the way in which corporations communicate with consumers. This White Paper will help you to maximise the huge

Los Rolex falsos pueden ser retenidos por aduanas, aunque se hayan comprado por internet

  • Abril Abogados
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  • European Union
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  • March 31 2014

Pueden retener las aduanas de la UE un producto falso a su llegada a territorio de la UE cuando se ha comprado a traves de Internet en

General Court on whether advertising claims can be registered as trademarks

  • NCTM Studio Legale Associato
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  • European Union
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  • March 31 2014

The General Court, in its decision of March 25, 2014, case T-29112, stated on the ability of an advertising slogan to be registered as a trademark

CJEU upholds decision rejecting CTM application for PHOTOS.COM

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • European Union
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  • March 17 2014

In Getty Images (US) Inc v OHIM C-7013 P, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has upheld an EU General Court decision rejecting a

Specsavers - UKIPO response

  • Mewburn Ellis LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • January 31 2014

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) issued its decision in Case C-25212 Specsavers International Healthcare Ltd and others v Asda

Trademark infringement by use of AdWords? Legal risks by using AdWords despite European Court of Justice (ECJ) rulings

  • White & Case LLP
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  • European Union
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  • January 31 2014

The internet is one of the most important marketing tools today. The use of trademarks as keywords for becoming prominently placed in the results of

Coinye is dead. You win, Kanye

  • Pitmans LLP
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  • European Union, USA
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  • January 22 2014

Only weeks into the new year and we have already seen some topical IP disputes hit the headlines. Rapper Kanye West has brought about a swift end to