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It’s shaping up to be a difficult time for Nestlé
  • FRKelly
  • European Union
  • July 30 2015

In Société des Produits Nestlé SA v Cadbury UK Ltd (Case C-21514), the advocate general for the Court of Justice of the European Union


No lounging about use of a community trade mark (CTM) in only one member state may result in revocation
  • Dentons
  • European Union
  • July 30 2015

In a decision which appears inconsistent with the decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) in Leno Merken, the Intellectual


Retail services of services
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union
  • July 24 2015

Retailers have been able to protect brand names in connection with the provision of retail services of products for a number of years. The position


A deep seated question: what constitutes genuine use of a Community Trade Mark (“CTM”)
  • Eversheds LLP
  • European Union
  • July 23 2015

A recent decision in relation to a trade mark infringement dispute between The Sofa Workshop Ltd and Sofaworks Ltd has given further guidance


‘JUMP’ vs ‘JUMPMAN’: Intermar appeals against trade mark victory for Nike
  • Rouse
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 23 2015

Nike’s (Nike Innovate C.V.) fight to protect its iconic ‘JUMPMAN’ trade mark in the UK took another twist on 21 July, when an appeal hearing took


European Union General Court judgment issued in Community trademark dispute case
  • Matheson
  • European Union
  • July 20 2015

On June 4 2015 the General Court issued its judgment in Stayer Iberica SA v Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market (Case T-25413). This


Strange but true: PDO “PORTO” prevails over later “PORTOBELLO ROAD” CTM (INTA Bulletin July 2015)
  • FRKelly
  • European Union
  • July 16 2015

On 17 April 2015, the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM) issued its decision on opposition proceedings between The Institute of


Louboutin sees off challenge to European trade mark for red sole
  • Marks & Clerk
  • European Union
  • July 16 2015

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) today handed down its judgment in Roland v Louboutin and OHIM, dismissing the remaining challenge


Lego figure trade mark still valid after attack on grounds of shape and technical solution provision
  • Marks & Clerk
  • European Union
  • July 15 2015

It is fair to say that 3D trade mark registrations are still relatively rare in comparison to their more conventional 2D counterparts, and as such


CTM: Sofa Workshop sets new interpretation for geographical extent of genuine use
  • Hogan Lovells
  • European Union
  • July 9 2015

In Sofa Workshop Ltd v Sofaworks Ltd the claimant's two SOFA WORKSHOP CTMs had only been used within the UK in the relevant five year period, and so