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'As seen at the Court of Appeal' split decision on 'own name' defence in ASSOS v ASOS
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • April 27 2015

The Court of Appeal has held that use of the ASOS brand by the well-known online clothing retailer, ASOS, created a likelihood of confusion with and


'Supreme' caution required when applying double identity rule
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • April 13 2015

A recent High Court decision not only demonstrates the difficulty for trademark owners in enforcing descriptive trademarks (and the risk that those


"Supreme" caution required when applying "double identity" rule
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • March 17 2015

A recent High Court decision not only demonstrates the difficulty for trade mark owners in enforcing descriptive trade marks (and the risk that those


An enterprising look at survey evidence
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • February 5 2015

True to form, Mr. Justice Arnold's recent judgment in Enterprise Holdings Inc v. (1) Europcar Group UK Limited (2) Europcar International SASU 2015


A landmark decision for brand owners: court rules ISP blocking orders extend to trade mark rights
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • January 8 2015

The High Court has recently granted Richemont a blocking order requiring the five largest ISPs in the UK to prevent access to various third party


Breaking the (supply) chain
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • October 1 2014

Determining the source of infringing goods put on the market is often a priority for trade mark owners seeking to prevent sales of infringing


High Court warns not to delay when requesting a stay
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • August 26 2014

In proceedings in which the defendants had already been found liable for passing off and trademark infringement in respect of the BETTY BOOP


"Fashioning" prior art CJEU ruling on unregistered community designs
  • RPC
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 7 2014

On reference from the Irish Supreme Court, the Court of Justice of the European (CJEU) has provided further commentary on the scope of prior art


Don't delay when requesting a stay under the community trade mark regulations
  • RPC
  • European Union, Italy, United Kingdom
  • August 4 2014

In proceedings in which the defendants have already been found liable for passing off and trade mark infringement in respect of the BETTY BOOP trade


A 'lush' result for cosmetic warriors but another 'bomb' for Amazon
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • June 9 2014

Following a recent defeat in the High Court relating to a finding of infringement in respect of Cosmetic Warrior Limited's LUSH Community trademark