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Implementing the EU Trade Mark Directive 2015 into UK law - the latest news
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union
  • July 9 2018

At the end of June 2018, the UK Government published its response to its consultation on the implementation of the EU Trade Mark Directive 2015


Brexit concerns raised, parody Trump Hotel sparks IP debate, and Jaden Smith in trademark suit: news round-up
  • World Trademark Review
  • Global
  • June 26 2018

Every Tuesday and Friday, World Trademark Review presents a round-up of news, developments and insights from across the trademark sphere. In our


Lionel Messi finally registers his name as a trade mark following long legal battle
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 30 2018

Lionel Messi has, at last, joined the growing list of sporting celebrities (including Usain Bolt and rival, Cristiano Ronaldo) who have registered


Questions and answers from the EUIPO
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • March 29 2018

The EUIPO has issued a question and answer document (dated 18 January 2018 but published on 30 January) relating to Brexit and EUTMs and RCDS. It has


Major advance on Brexit and Pan-EU rights
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • March 29 2018

The UK and EU Commission announced on 19 March that they have agreed, in principle, a transitional period from 29 March 2019 to December 2020 during


UK Government agrees elements of the European Commission’s proposals for post-Brexit protection of EU-wide IP rights in the UK in the latest draft of the Withdrawal Agreement
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • March 27 2018

In the latest draft of the Withdrawal Agreement (19 March 2018) the UK Government and European Commission negotiators appear to have agreed text


Trademark associations join forces, publish Brexit wishlist calling for “maximum transparency”
  • World Trademark Review
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • March 26 2018

A number of industry associations - including INTA, CITMA, ECTA and MARQUES - have teamed up to publish a joint statement on the Brexit


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


Rise in trade marks suggests thriving food and drink sector
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • February 28 2018

Over the course of the last few years, we have seen an increase in the number of UK and EU trade mark applications. There has been a particular


GC: two's company, three's a crowd and four's still not a valid mark
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union
  • February 28 2018

The General Court (GC) had to decide on the validity of an EU trade mark (EUTM) for the above figurative sign, which was deemed to consist of