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Unregistered community design right: CJEU provides welcome clarification for designers
In a long running dispute between Karen Millen and Dunnes Stores, the CJEU has issued a decision to protect product designs in the EU.
UK Supreme Court crushes Trunki appeal
The Supreme Court has today (9th March) handed down its first judgment in relation to Community Registered Designs.
Principal developments since signature of the unitary patent court agreement
The Unified Patent Court Agreement (UPCA) was signed on 19 February 2013 by 24 of the then 27 EU Member States.
Best of British – what does the UK luxury sector need to succeed?
This article sets out the core priorities for luxury brands – and the sector as a whole – for the next 12 months.
Brand Rights in Property Developments
In a recent High Court decision, the owners of the Canary Wharf Estate were denied trade mark protection for the name CANARY WHARF.
A claim for “groundless threats"
Where threats are made in the UK to bring Intellectual Property infringement proceedings the UK courts can, and will, deal with them.
EU trade mark law reform
The European Council reforms trade mark law in the EU.
Spotlight on IP: From R&D to protection and exploitation
The oil and gas industry has always been attuned to the fact that innovation is at its heart.