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Managing Your Reputation: Are You Prepared?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • June 16 2016

With the advent of technology, those within the sport's industry have long been aware of the value in protecting their intellectual property. Perhaps


The thorny issue of keyword advertising: Interflora and M&S dispute set for retrial
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • December 3 2014

Last year, we brought you news of Interflora's victory against Marks & Spencer ("M&S") in a keyword advertising dispute where M&S were found liable


UK: High Court judgment means online retailers must review how they use third-party brand names
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2014

Following last week's High Court ruling in the claim brought by Lush against Amazon, online retailers targeting the UK should review how they use


High Court considers e-commerce hosting defence
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 27 2010

In Kaschke v Gray & Hilton, the High Court has ruled on the availability of the 'hosting' defence in Regulation 19 of the Electronic Commerce (EC Directive) Regulations 2002 (the Regulations) in the context of an allegedly defamatory blog post


Keyword advertising - novel questions of honest concurrent use and passing off
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • December 7 2016

Cases on trade mark infringement in the context of keyword advertising are rare. However, the UK High Court recently handed down a ruling on exactly


Damages for data protection breaches in the UK has the Court of Appeal opened the floodgates?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • April 3 2015

The Court of Appeal has issued a judgment that could make it much easier for individuals who are adversely affected by breaches of data protection


Trade mark ruling Interflora comes up smelling of roses
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • June 18 2013

The High Court has given its judgment in the now five-year old trade mark dispute between Interflora and Marks and Spencer (M&S). The dispute centred


Online advertising - legal ruling on trade marks as keywords
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 16 2009

A report issued recently by the Internet Advertising Bureau shows that, for the first time, advertisers now spend more on online advertising than on television advertising


Illegal content on US server is within UK jurisdiction
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • March 30 2010

In the case of R v Simon Guy Sheppard and Stephen Whittle, the Court of Appeal has confirmed that English law applies to material published online even if it is hosted on a server in another country


Evidence of substantial publication needed in online defamation claim
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • December 10 2009

In Lonzim PLC v Andrew Sprague, the High Court has dismissed a online defamation claim on the basis that there was no substantial publication of the words complained of