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What a (Spanish) girls wants

  • V.O. Patents & Trademarks
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  • European Union
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  • November 13 2014

Although Community trademarks cover all EU member states and the relevant public consists in the present case of professionals and average European

3D trademark and design: the Tripp Trapp case

  • DLA Piper LLP
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  • European Union
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  • November 12 2014

When looking for a registered protection for 3D shapes of goods or their packaging, companies may consider both trademark and design registration

Mind the gap! Is the General Court's approach becoming detached from IP practice?

  • D Young & Co
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  • European Union
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  • November 3 2014

This article discusses a recent decision from the General Court (GC) in the EU and asks whether the academic and formulaic approach adopted by OHIM

Nanu-Nana v OHIM: evidence of genuine use of a trade mark

  • D Young & Co
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  • European Union
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  • November 3 2014

Over the summer, the General Court (GC) gave consideration to a case that addressed genuine use of a trade mark. The case concerned an application by

Trademarks Gucci vs. Guess: the Florentine fashion brand wins (partially) the second round

  • NCTM Studio Legale Associato
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  • European Union, Italy
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  • October 31 2014

By decision no. 3308 dated September 15, 2014, the Court of Appeal of partially upheld the appeal promoted by Guccio Gucci S.P.A. And Luxury Goods

General Court applies narrow interpretation to Class 42 services

  • FRKelly
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  • European Union
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  • October 28 2014

In Galileo International Technology v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (OHIM) (Case T-45011), the General Court has upheld a decision

Hof van Justitie geeft meer duidelijkheid over vormmerken

  • Bird & Bird
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • October 24 2014

In September 2014 heeft het Hof van Justitie van de Europese Unie (“Hof van Justitie”) een arrest gewezen over de vorm van de Tripp Trapp stoel en

EU: relatively high level of attention in the field of pharmaceutical products

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • European Union
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  • October 23 2014

Once more the General Court has confirmed that the relevant public in the field of pharmaceutical products - consisting both of medical professionals

Retro: registering 'lost' brands

  • NLO
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  • European Union, Netherlands
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  • October 22 2014

Retro has made a comeback in recent years. Brands which used to be all the rage but then disappeared from the market are now getting a new lease of

Specsavers v Asda: use of Shaded logo is genuine use of Wordless logo

  • Burges Salmon LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • October 22 2014

In the final instalment of the long standing litigation between Specsavers and Asda, the Court of Appeal has overturned the revocation of Specsavers'