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The use of metatags: is it “advertising”?
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 31 2013

Businesses in the UK have for some time been subject to strict rules on misleading advertising, contained in the Business Protection from Misleading

Surveying the legal landscape
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • December 14 2012

The Court of Appeal has handed down its much anticipated judgment on the admissibility of survey evidence in the long running trade mark dispute between

IP protection: it's no laughing matter
  • Barker Brettell LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 11 2014

In an IP case which gained interest outside of the profession, our client Comic Enterprises Limited, which trades as "The Glee Club", successfully

Interflora - more practical guidance on AdWords from the High Court
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 25 2013

The failure by Marks and Spencer plc ("M&S") to "negative-match" the word "Interflora" in Google's AdWords service constituted "use" of Interflora as

High Court declares ASOS UK trade mark not detrimental to ASSOS CTM
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • United Kingdom
  • May 8 2014

In Maier v Asos plc 2014 EWHC 123 (Ch), the High Court of England and Wales has rejected a challenge to the registration of the UK trade mark ASOS

Nestlé would just like the UK IPO to give them a break
  • Barker Brettell LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 9 2013

Cadbury has successfully blocked a UK trade mark Application by Nestlé for the shape of their KIT KAT four fingered chocolate bar. Nestlé had applied

High Court of England and Wales allows survey evidence in Greek yoghurt passing off case
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • United Kingdom
  • February 7 2013

In Fage UK Ltd and another v Chobani UK Ltd and another 2012 EWHC 3755 (Ch), the High Court of England and Wales allowed Chobani's request to

Interflora v Marks & Spencer: Interflora prevails with keyword result
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • June 10 2013

Following years of legal wrangling between Interflora and Marks and Spencer in respect of keyword advertising, the High Court recently issued a

Don’t throw the baby out with the bath water: just use keywords and search engines with caution
  • D Young & Co
  • United Kingdom
  • March 25 2014

The case of Cosmetic Warriors Ltd and Lush Ltd v Amazon.co.uk Ltd and Amazon EU Sarl 2014 EWHC 181 (Ch) has confirmed and clarified the recent

Dog eat dog!
  • Dehns
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • December 7 2012

A recent Opinion in case C-56111 from Advocate-General Mengozzi at the Court of Justice of the EU (CJEU) does not of itself appear to break much new ground