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L'Oréal case smells like trouble for product comparison advertising
  • Howes Percival LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 5 2010

On 21 May 2010, the Court of Appeal ruled that the use of perfume 'smell-alike' comparison lists amounts to trade mark infringement


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


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


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!


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


Trade mark applications in China: is your trade mark at risk?
  • Howes Percival LLP
  • China, United Kingdom
  • March 30 2010

It has come to our attention through clients for whom we act that trade mark applications are being filed, in bad faith, in China in respect of existing Western registered trade marks


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


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


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


Show of Olympic force
  • Howes Percival LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 28 2009

A Hertfordshire-based removals firm, Olympic Removals, has been threatened with trade mark infringement proceedings by the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) over the use of the Olympic Rings symbol as its company logo