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Taking the temperature of the Patents County Court
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • May 16 2011

The refreshed Patents County Court (PCC) - with its revised procedural rules and new judge, His Honour Judge Birss QC - is now six months old.


The law of privacy in the UK - after Mosley v UK is the tide turning?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • May 10 2011

There is no statutory law of privacy in the UK.


The Advocate General confirms that Lego's Community Trade Mark for its standard brick was invalid
  • Gowling WLG
  • European Union
  • March 16 2010

Lego obtained a Community Trade Mark for the shape of its typical 24 construction toy brick on 19 October 1999.


Revoking unused marks and applying L'Oréal v Bellure to infringement arguments
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • November 16 2009

The UK High Court has given guidance on this issue in a trade mark dispute in which Daimler AG claimed that Sany Group Company Limited had infringed its well-known three-point star Mercedes device marks (four UK national marks and two community trade marks in classes 7 and 12).


Does the use of another trade mark as internet keyword infringe? The Advocate General doesn't think so
  • Gowling WLG
  • European Union
  • September 29 2009

In an opinion which many may find quite political, Advocate General Poiares Maduro has delivered his views to the European Court of Justice (ECJ) in the Google AdWords references.


Does my mark have a reputation in the Community?
  • Gowling WLG
  • European Union
  • May 15 2009

Article 9(1)(c) of the Community Trade Mark Regulation provides: "A Community trade mark shall confer on the proprietor exclusive rights therein."


Getting their grooves back
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • April 7 2009

Many intellectual property agreements include a clause which specifies certain consequences if material breaches are not remedied after a period of notice.


Bonita Trimmer
  • Gowling WLG