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The grey matter - contrasting decision on the use of colour in registered designs
  • D Young & Co
  • European Union, Netherlands, United Kingdom
  • November 3 2015

A recent Hague Court decision has applied the common practice regarding use of colour in design views, as followed by the European Union courts.This

Magmatic v PMS reaches UK Supreme Court (Trunki case)
  • D Young & Co
  • United Kingdom
  • November 2 2015

Registered design litigation rarely reaches the highest court in the UK but on Tuesday 03 November the Magmatic v PMS case, concerning the design for

Designs journey to UK Supreme Court again (not a galaxy far, far away this time)
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • October 30 2015

The last time design issues were argued in the UK's highest court (2011) the focus of attention was the Stormtrooper helmet from the iconic Star Wars

The unjustified threats regime: Law Commission final report now published
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • October 29 2015

On 12 October 2015, the UK Law Commission issued its second and final report on groundless threats in IP infringement proceedings entitled "Patents

Turning to crime the best way to stop counterfeiters?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • October 26 2015

Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery but it's a compliment that many businesses could well do without. It has been estimated that

United Kingdom: webmarking proposals welcomed by design rights industry
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • October 21 2015

The design protection scheme in the UK is an important part of the intellectual property framework and the UK economy. A recent report from the UK

Changes in the IP world
  • Paris Smith LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 6 2015

Among the changes in the IP world we seem to be experiencing a pan-European clamping down on the registration of 3D trade marks. Back in the 1990s

Thinking ahead food and drink - October 2015
  • Walker Morris LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 6 2015

The Sentencing Council consulted earlier in the year on new draft guidelines for sentencing for food safety offences. This is the first time food

Webmarking of registered designs
  • AA Thornton & Co
  • United Kingdom
  • October 5 2015

The UKIPO have announced they are to introduce the option of webmarking products to indicate registered design rights. The measure will be introduced

How to make your mark with a UK registered design
  • Barker Brettell LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 15 2015

UK registered design legislation is going to be amended to allow virtual or web marking of products. This will make it easier, on the one hand, for