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Give us a break: Where does the KitKat decision leave trade mark protection for shapes?
  • Keystone Law
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 26 2017

“Non-traditional” registered trade mark applications which seek to protect colours, smells, sounds and shapes in relation to particular goods and

Trade mark infringement: tarnishment and dilution
  • Bird & Bird
  • United Kingdom
  • May 8 2017

The Intellectual Property Enterprise Court has held that UK and EU trade marks for ZUMA were infringed by the use of the domain name dineinwithzuma

No longer a grey area: parallel imports criminal as well as unlawful
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 18 2017

A Court of Appeal decision has confirmed that the sale of so-called ‘grey goods’ can constitute a criminal offence under section 92 of the Trade Marks

Woofed out of court!
  • Barker Brettell LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 7 2017

No one would possibly associate a high end restaurant with the manufacturer of pet food right? Wrong. The High Court upheld Azumi Limited’s claim of

IPEC grants summary judgment in trade mark infringement action involving healthcare services
  • Allen & Overy LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 5 2017

In a recent decision of the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court of England and Wales, His Honour Judge Hacon granted summary judgment against a

A dog's breakfast: Use of ZUMA for dog food infringes famous restaurant's trade mark
  • Gowling WLG
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 31 2017

In Azumi Limited v Zuma's Choice Pet Products Limited, the High Court considered a claim by Azumi, the owner of high-end Japanese restaurant Zuma

Grey Goods and Trade Mark Infringement: Private Prosecution
  • Edmonds, Marshall, McMahon
  • United Kingdom
  • March 28 2017

Adidas, Jack Wills and FReD Perry are but few of the many brands and trademark proprietors that contract with factories across the world every day to

Putting the pieces together - getting trade mark applications right
  • Phillips Ormonde Fitzpatrick
  • Australia
  • March 19 2017

In this edition The Australian Productivity Commission releases final report on intellectual property arrangements

Court of Appeal confirms sale of “grey” goods could be found criminal
  • Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu PC
  • United Kingdom
  • March 14 2017

On November 1, 2016, the UK Court of Appeal confirmed that sales of "grey" goods could be deemed a criminal offense. Prior to this decision

Intellectual property rights in a virtual world
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • March 13 2017

This article will explore the key legal issues relating to intellectual property (IP) rights, traditionally only used in the real world, and their