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Top 10 tips to protect your footwear designs
  • Howes Percival LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 11 2013

Everybody knows that footwear design is big business but in the current market, protecting designs is becoming more and more important. As financial


Virgin Atlantic succeeds in flat-bed seat infringement appeal
  • Howes Percival LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 9 2009

The Court of Appeal has upheld an appeal concerning a patent of Virgin Atlantic's seating system for flat-bed seats


Changes to IPO trade mark fees and services, effective 1 October 2009
  • Howes Percival LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 29 2009

The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) is due to implement a number of changes to the application process for trade marks


eBay not liable for its users’ infringement in the UK
  • Howes Percival LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 21 2009

On 22 May 2009, the High Court ruled that eBay was not liable for sales of infringing or counterfeit goods by its users


Brand protection online
  • Howes Percival LLP
  • Global, United Kingdom
  • May 20 2009

The use of keywords andor metatags is very much commonplace in the promotion of a business online via search engines such as Google and Yahoo!


Star Wars: episode II
  • Howes Percival LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 28 2010

In September 2008 we updated you on a claim by Lucasfilm (the American film production company founded by George Lucas) and others against Mr Andrew Ainsworth and his company


Actionable threats
  • Howes Percival LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 26 2009

Imagine the scenario: you own a registered trade mark and believe that another company is using a similar mark


50th british food gets european protection
  • Howes Percival LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 30 2012

Congratulations to Newmarket Sausages which have become the 50th British Food to obtain protection under the European Protected Food Names Scheme


The Olympics may be over but Olympic fever set to continue..
  • Howes Percival LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 3 2012

The Olympics was, of course, a massive success for London and for the whole of the UK


Opening the Patent Box
  • Howes Percival LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 20 2012

In June 2011, the Government carried out a consultation into a proposed tax regime known as the "Patent Box"