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Names Matter: The Challenge of Naming Your Brand
  • Wolters Kluwer Corsearch
  • Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 16 2017

Do names really matter? They do if you're involved in trademarks, domains, or brand protection. And they've become extremely important in today's


Argos Limited v. Argos Systems Inc
  • Osborne Clarke
  • United Kingdom
  • June 12 2017

The UK High Court has rejected a trade mark infringement claim brought by the well-known UK catalogue retailer Argos ('Argos UK'), against a US


Key take-aways from our recent Brands and IP: Myth Busters seminar.
  • Lewis Silkin
  • United Kingdom
  • May 22 2017

In the UK , copyright protection arises automatically on creation for materials that are capable of copyright protection and that meet the threshold


GMCQ - Global Media Technology and Communications Quarterly
  • Hogan Lovells
  • China, European Union, Hong Kong, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 11 2017

In 1996, Eli Noam predicted that "TV Regulation Will Become Telecom Regulation." This is happening now in Europe, where there is an inexorable push


A BrewDog’s breakfast
  • ENSafrica
  • United Kingdom
  • May 10 2017

The recent storm in the UK about Scottish craft brewing company BrewDog’s decision to invoke its trade mark rights against much smaller rivals


Plain packaging: The negative nature of trade mark rights
  • ENSafrica
  • South Africa, United Kingdom
  • May 10 2017

Recent developments in the UK regarding plain-packaging requirements for cigarettes have again shone the spotlight on this contentious issue. A while


Empire State (of mind) - noisy bars, brand shortening and obscured presentation - Mr Purvis QC speaks!
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • United Kingdom
  • April 7 2017

As you will know from previous posts (see here and here), when Appointed Persons speak, we listen! One of our favourites, it has to be said, is Mr


Maradona sees red as he sues ProEvo over image rights
  • Hugh James Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • April 6 2017

Argentinian footballing legend, Diego Maradona, has seen red and decided to sue the makers of Pro Evolution Soccer, Konami, for its unauthorised use


Trade marks infringement and passing off: consent to use and targeting
  • Bird & Bird
  • United Kingdom
  • April 6 2017

The High Court has rejected trade mark infringement and passing off claims in relation to the domain www.argos.com in conjunction with Google AdSense


Consent clause kills infringement claim
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 30 2017

Argos Systems Inc, (‘‘Argos US’‘), specialising in the construction business in the US, owns a domain registration for argos.com dating back to the