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EU trademark registration only for “EU business”
  • Hudson McKenzie
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 26 2015

The Intellectual Property Enterprise Court ("Court"), in their recent judgment for the case of The Sofa Workshop Ltd v Sofaworks Ltd, has clarified


New EU trade mark regime to address ECJ's decision in IP TRANSLATOR
  • Dechert LLP
  • European Union
  • August 26 2015

The European Court of Justice's June 2012 decision in IP TRANSLATOR changed the way trade mark specifications are interpreted. OHIM's application of


Trade mark invalidation the case of Sofa Workshop v Sofaworks Ltd 2015 EWHC 1773 (IPEC)
  • FRKelly
  • European Union
  • August 19 2015

In the recent case of Sofa Workshop v Sofaworks Ltd 2015 EWHC 1773 (IPEC), a UK Court issued a significant decision regarding what constitutes


Nike jumping for joy as trade mark opposition is rejected by the UK Intellectual Property Office
  • Michelmores LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 19 2015

A recent decision of the UK Intellectual Property Office ('IPO') has considered the issue of a 'genuine use' of a Community Trade Mark ('CTM'). The


Use in one country now no longer enough to show genuine use of a CTM?
  • Marks & Clerk
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 18 2015

Historically one of the biggest selling points of the Community Trade Mark (CTM) system since its inception has been that while it provides a trade


CJEU decision demonstrates high hurdle for resisting recognition or enforcement of EU member state judgment on grounds of public policy
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union
  • August 13 2015

The difficulties of trying to resist recognition of a judgment from another EU member state court on the basis that it is manifestly contrary to


OHIM: DETOX is not descriptive for the characteristics of “beers”
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union
  • August 12 2015

In CREW Republic Brewery GmbH v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market(OHIM) (Case R1672015-4), the Fourth Board of Appeal of OHIM has


Huawei v. ZTE (cour européenne de justice): possibilité pour le titulaire d’un brevet essentiel d’obtenir une injonction contre un prétendu contrefacteur abus de position dominante
  • Stibbe
  • European Union
  • August 12 2015

Dans son arrêt Huawei c. ZTE du 16 juillet 2015 (C-17013), la Cour de justice de l’Union européenne ( CJUE ) a statué sur la possibilité


To stay or not to stay a ruling of Article 104 of the CTM regulation
  • FRKelly
  • European Union
  • August 10 2015

A recent judgement by Justice Barrett of the High Court in GLAXO GROUP LIMITED and GLAXO SMITHKLINE (IRELAND) LIMITED and ROWEX LIMITED


Genuine use of a Community trade mark
  • Walker Morris LLP
  • European Union
  • August 10 2015

In order to remain valid and capable of enforcement against third parties a Community trade mark must be put to genuine use by the trade mark