Similar names and trade marks

Fish wholesale company JCS Fish Company, who use the brand Big Fish, have opposed two applications filed by supermarket chain Morrisons for THE BIG FISH COMPANY in respect of fish and other food related products and services.

Reputation, corporate value and trade marks

A UK company’s reputation represents 28% of its value, and yet a third of all companies surveyed had no plan to manage their reputation (report by the Quoted Companies Alliance and BDO).

Photograph and copyright

Naruto the monkey lost his US claim for copyright infringement in the selfie photo he took. The Court held that copyright ownership had not been extended to animals.