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By James Talbot
This morning news has started to come out providing details of one of the first significant data breaches to be reported under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)...
By Liz Cooper
Consumer products group Proctor and Gamble have filed trade mark application for terms such as "LOL" (Laugh Out Loud), "NBD" (No Big Deal) and even WTF (we'll leave you to Google that one) to presumably be used to market products.
By HGF Limited
A statement by the European Commission has outlined that following Brexit on 29 March 2019 the EU regulatory framework regarding .eu domain names will no longer apply to the UK.
By Liz Cooper
Holiday agent Tui's advert for the "perfect summer holiday" in September and October has been deemed misleading to consumers.
By HGF Limited
On 1 July 2018, the IP5 Offices (EPO, KIPO, USPTO, JPO and SIPO) launched a pilot project to test a collaborative approach to international searches under the PCT ...
By Chris Robinson
The ‘Willys MB' truck (also known as a "Jeep") is a well-known vehicle manufactured by Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), first manufactured in 1941.
By Tom Nener
Several ASA decisions published today highlight the continued focus by the ASA on advertising high fat, sugar or salt products ("HFSS") to children.
By Liz Cooper
Family run sausage manufacturer Heck and yogurt maker The Collective are leading a public relations campaign against the German discounter ...
By Maherunesa Khandaker
In order for an SPC to be valid the relevant product must be "protected by" the basic patent.
By Chris Robinson
The Court of Justice of the European Union handed down its judgment today on the "KitKat" case, resulting in Nestlé (the maker of the KitKat) losing its EU trade mark for the shape of its chocolate wafer product.
By James Talbot
Originally due to come in at the same time as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) the European ePrivacy Regulation looks set for further delay following the German Government...
By HGF Limited
"The UK has ratified the Unified Patent Court Agreement and intends to explore staying in the Court and unitary patent system after the UK leaves the EU.
By Tom Nener
A voluntary memorandum of understanding ("MoU") comes into effect today which will attempt to try and minimise the placement of advertising on websites and mobile phone applications
By HGF Limited
UK Government confirms no official Registry fee will be payable on automatic conversion of registered EU trade marks ...
By Maherunesa Khandaker
Adverts, for online pharmacist Pharmacy2U, appearing on Twitter and TV claiming that managing repeat prescriptions online could save the NHS "over £300 million a year on prescription costs"...