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Claimant gets its fingers 'pricked' in IPEC passing off claim
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • May 16 2018

The Claimant was Mr Henry Martinez (known professionally as Henry Hate): a well-known and well-regarded tattoo artist who has been inking the likes


UK Court considers passing off and trade mark infringement in lettings market
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • April 30 2018

The UK Intellectual Property Enterprise Court has found that a student union letting agency's use of "SU LETS" amounted to passing off and


Burgerista and the power of an allusive trade mark
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 20 2018

The Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (IPEC) recently handed down a decision in the case of Burgerista Operations GmbH v Burgista Bros Ltd and


SULETS case demonstrates importance of IP Enterprise Court in widening access to justice
  • Cleveland Scott York
  • United Kingdom
  • March 12 2018

The recent case of Student Union Lettings Limited and Essex Student Lets Limited, demonstrates the importance of the London-based Intellectual


It’s not over until the fat lady sings - Curtain call for Florence Foster Jenkins grapples with a thorny issue around cost caps
  • Stobbs IP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 8 2018

The operatic saga in Martin v Kogan couldn’t resist returning to the stage for a final curtain call, in Hacon J’s decision on costs. The court found


Wedding dress found appealing
  • Stobbs IP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 5 2018

In a recent IPEC decision, unregistered design rights in a wedding dress were successfully asserted against a third party, whose claims of honest


Burger wars: Burgerista vs Burgista
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • February 28 2018

Claimant’s Mark Defendant’s Mark BURGERISTA BURGISTA The Claimant in this UK case before the IPEC was Burgerista Operations GmbH (“BG”), the owner of


EU IP rights enforcement: yet another jurisdiction conundrum heading to Luxembourg
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • February 14 2018

The CJEU has just been posed the following questions on the interpretation of Article 97(5) of the EU Trade Mark Regulation ((EC) No. 2072009) by the


Just the two of us ... or me, myself and I? Joint authorship of copyright works
  • Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 13 2018

The Intellectual Property Enterprise Court set the scene for a dispute between former partners - Ms Julia Kogan and Mr Nicholas Martin - in which Mr


The opera ain't over ... or is it? Court clarifies interplay between Part 36 and fixed costs caps
  • Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 13 2018

In the case of Nicholas Martin & Big Hat Stories Ltd v Julia Kogan, Nicholas Martin had sought a declaration that he was the sole author of the