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Brexit and your designs

European Union, United Kingdom - January 29 2020 The UK exits the EU on 31st January 2020. By virtue of the transition period in the Withdrawal Agreement, EU law will continue to apply in and in…

Patricia Collis.

PMI obtains a pan-EU interim injunction against an IQOS copycat

United Kingdom - January 14 2019 The High Court has granted an interim injunction with pan-EU effect on the basis of a registered Community design (RCD) relating to Philip Morris…

Ning Ning Li.

PMI successfully protects its IQOS design and patent in Japan

Japan, United Kingdom - June 18 2019 In late 2017, Phillip Morris International (PMI) became aware of the marketing of electronic tobacco heating devices under the brand “KAEDE” and…

Surface decoration, line drawings and CADs in community design registrations – a review

United Kingdom - August 18 2014 One of the issues which has arisen repeatedly in English design cases in recent years, but still remains unsettled, is how the presence of colour(s)…

Bird & Bird & DesignWrites - July 2015

European Union, Global, United Kingdom - July 20 2015 Unregistered design rights are an important IP right in the fashion industry, given that the lives of clothing designs are often short and may not…

Hilary Atherton, Nina Dorenbosch, Manon Rieger-Jansen.