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Trade marks: groundless threats of infringement
  • Bird & Bird
  • United Kingdom
  • February 8 2017

The High Court has held that a letter sent by German attorneys to a US parent company threatening EU trade mark infringement proceedings against its


How online monitoring can support offline investigations
  • Pointer Brand Protection & Research
  • United Kingdom
  • February 7 2017

Many brand protection strategies still focus on bulk seizures, customs training and Border Protection. However, success depends on protecting your


Kit Kat shape mark: has the EU General Court pre-judged the UK Court of Appeal?
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union, Germany, United Kingdom
  • January 30 2017

We have previously reported on the challenges by MondolezCadbury to Nestlé’s four-fingered Kit Kat shape trade mark - see here and here. The parties


Chinese Supreme People’s Court gives IP something to crow about
  • Barker Brettell LLP
  • China, United Kingdom
  • January 27 2017

The recent decision issued by the Chinese Supreme People's Court may offer OEMs manufacturing soley for export some comfort as it would seem that the


Brexit: Trade mark licensing implications
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 25 2017

This bulletin discusses the implications of Brexit on licensing EU Trade Marks (EUTMs). The bulletin briefly considers what will happen to EUTMs in


Conflicto de marcas para Alicia en el país de las maravillas
  • Cuatrecasas Gonçalves Pereira
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • January 24 2017

La película "Alicia a través del espejo" (Alice Through the Looking Glass), producida por Walt Disney Pictures fue estrenada en mayo de 2016 como la


Dealing in grey goods is a criminal offence
  • DAC Beachcroft
  • United Kingdom
  • January 23 2017

In an interesting recent decision (R v C & Others 2016 EWCA Crim 1617) the Court of Appeal has confirmed that criminal sanctions under s92 of the


Nvidia sweats over Hardware Labs' "threats"
  • RPC
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 19 2017

Nvidia’s attempt to bring a groundless threats action against Hardware Labs in the English High Court has failed - whilst there was a threat to sue in


Is trouble brewing for craft beer brands?
  • Gill Jennings & Every LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • January 19 2017

Craft beer is, quite frankly, booming. The last few years have seen a huge rise in the number of breweries on both sides of the Atlantic - over 24


What’s in a name?
  • Gill Jennings & Every LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 19 2017

“If this business were to split up, I would be glad to take the brands, trade marks and goodwill and you could have all the bricks and mortar - and I