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Copycat packaging - brand owners sharpen their claws in the fight against lookalikes

  • D Young & Co
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 8 2014

Manufacturers and retailers have long battled the problem of competitors, often deliberately, designing products with the same 'look and feel' (or

Lost in translation

  • Wedlake Bell
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 4 2014

The Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") has handed down its decision in Bimbo SA v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (OHIM

Take note! changes to the treatment of monochrome trade marks as of 2 June 2014

  • Wedlake Bell
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 4 2014

The Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market ("OHIM") has published new guidance on trade marks that have been filed in greyscale or black and

UK registered trade marks which ‘lack sufficient clarity and precision’ could be invalidated

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 3 2014

In a recent ruling, the UK High Court has warned businesses to ensure that the scope of their trade marks is clear and precise or risk their marks

Can we legally trademark a traditional Vietnamese dish?

  • VCI-Legal
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  • United Kingdom, Vietnam
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  • July 1 2014

When a small Vietnamese café in London announced that it had been asked to change its name because another franchise had trademarked the word

Brand protection: where imge is everything and reputation matters

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 1 2014

The increasing use of online platforms such as Google and other forms of social media has transformed the way that business is done. Clarity

Introducing .uk

  • D Young & Co
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 30 2014

In a further evolution of the domain name landscape, Nominet UK (Nominet), the .uk Registry, has launched the new .uk domain. Available as of 08:00

YouView facing a re-brand after High Court ruling on trademark infringement

  • EIP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 20 2014

In the latest decision of a long-running battle over use of the trademark "youview", the High Court issued a decision, this week, that may require

.uk domain names launch

  • AA Thornton & Co
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 19 2014

As of 19 June 2014 the .uk domain names have been launched. If you are the owner of domain names which have any of the following suffixes then this

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