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What’s in a name? Well, quite a lot really.
  • Barker Brettell LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 13 2017

Trading under your name is an appealing idea, especially in the fashion world where designers frequently use their own names as brands (think Hugo

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

Confident who owns the name on the hood?
  • Barker Brettell LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 18 2016

As long as the sun rises in the east and sets in the west, it seems there will always be trade mark battles in the automotive industry. But is it

A Potent Trade Mark Brew of Alcohol and Music
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 12 2016

Trade marks and the ELVIS wars - pick your fights carefully? Who would have thought we would see a Scottish based brewery taking on the might of the

Specsavers see success at IPO as application to trade mark single words are allowed
  • Michelmores LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 14 2016

High Street opticians, Specsavers have successfully applied to trademark the abbreviated word 'should've' and single word 'shouldve'. These relate to

United Kingdom: Comparative advertising and enforcement in the United Kingdom
  • Marks & Clerk Solicitors LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 1 2016

IP law is pervaded by a tension between, on the one hand, protecting individuals and companies from those who seek to take unfair advantage of their

Should’ve seen it coming - Specsavers applies to register “should’ve” as a trademark
  • Paris Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 1 2016

The phrase “should’ve gone to Specsavers” is now synonymous with the international optometrist chain Specsavers so it comes as no surprise that the

UB40: tricky issues with assigning and abandoning goodwill
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • August 30 2016

Disputes often arise when bands split up and different band members claim rights in the band’s name. Usually this occurs sometime after the band’s

Building, Marketing and Maintaining Your Brand in the UK
  • Cooley LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 11 2016

Building, marketing and maintaining a strong brand is fundamental to ensuring the success of a new company. Not only will a strong brand confer a

Summer of Sportprotection of the Olympic and Paralympic brands
  • Bristows LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 8 2016

From the Euros to the Rio Olympics, the summer of 2016 sees athletes from across the world participate in a number of high profile sporting events