Mondaq UK: Intellectual Property
Gowling WLG
Gowling WLG's intellectual property experts discuss initiating proceedings as part of their 'The basics of patent law' series.
Taylor Wessing
The General Court has upheld a Board of Appeal decision dismissing an opposition to the figurative EUTM mark CHOCOLOVE, based on earlier marks for CHOCOLATE, CSOKICSÖ and a figurative mark CHOCOLATE BROWN.
Taylor Wessing
The General Court has ruled on whether there is a likelihood of confusion between the marks LITU and PITU in relation to wine.
Taylor Wessing
1.The trade mark shall not entitle the proprietor to prohibit its use in relation to goods which have been put on the market in the Community under that trade mark by the proprietor or with his consent.
Gill Jennings & Every
"If this business were to split up, I would be glad to take the brands, trade marks and goodwill and you could have all the bricks and mortar – and I would fare better than you."
Elkington and Fife LLP
The UK government yesterday announced that its preparations for ratification of the Unified Patent Court Agreement are to proceed.
HGF Limited
The Enlarged Board of Appeal answered the question in the negative, holding that partial priority may not be refused in such situations.
HGF Limited
The focus on the product being obvious or anticipated as at a certain date provides powerful protection and commercial certainty without conflicting with a patentee's ability to obtain patent protection.
HGF Limited
This timing would enable the Court to make necessary preparations before the planned entry into force in December 2017.
Field Fisher
One of the most comprehensive reforms of European patent law is expected take effect this year with the introduction of a unitary patent for 25 countries in the EU.
Barker Brettell LLP
Trading under your name is an appealing idea, especially in the fashion world where designers frequently use their own names as brands (think Hugo Boss, Donatella Versace, and Tom Ford, to name but a few).
Elkington and Fife LLP
Following a public consultation, two sets of changes are being implemented to the Patent Rules 2007, effective 1st October 2016 and 6th April 2017.
Gowling WLG
Gowling WLG's intellectual property experts explore the types of intellectual property protection for inventions and granting procedure as part of their series called 'The basics of patent law'.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Is operating a website that provides links to torrent websites which facilitates unauthorized downloading of musical works a criminal offence?
Gowling WLG
In a landmark judgment, the High Court has granted a novel type of declaratory relief to clear the route to market for a product facing a raft of pending patent applications...
Taylor Wessing
The EU General Court has upheld a decision of the EUIPO Board of Appeal, which found a likelihood of confusion between a "Morgan & Morgan" figurative trade mark registered...
Taylor Wessing
In February 2012, the applicant, Mr Dale Vince, filed an EUTM for the word mark ELECTRIC HIGHWAY. Registration was sought for goods and services in in Classes 9, 12 and 39
Davidson Chalmers LLP
This can be achieved by registering a trade mark in the name of your product or service.
Abel & Imray
The UK government has not yet invoked Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union (this is likely to happen by the end of March), and the UK's actual exit from the European Union is at least two years away.
McDermott Will & Emery
Telebrands did not move for a stay pending the PTAB decision, so the litigation and the PGR proceeded concurrently.
Latest Video
Most Popular Recent Articles
Kemp IT Law
The interconnected world of the 4th industrial revolution is driven by software.
McDermott Will & Emery
These changes have led to some of the companies mentioned above re-domiciling back to the United Kingdom.
Elkington and Fife LLP
Following a Notice of the European Commission related to certain parts of the EU Biotech Directive (98/44/EC), the EPO has decided to stay all examination and opposition proceedings...
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
Artificial intelligence (intelligence exhibited by machines; AI) is experiencing rapid growth, evident from last year's record levels of investment in this industry.
Marks & Clerk
In decision T 2561/11, the EPO Board of Appeal found an Appeal to be admissible despite certain omissions in the Notice of Appeal.
Abel & Imray
The UK government has not yet invoked Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union (this is likely to happen by the end of March), and the UK's actual exit from the European Union is at least two years away.
Gowling WLG
Gowling WLG's intellectual property experts discuss initiating proceedings as part of their 'The basics of patent law' series.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Is operating a website that provides links to torrent websites which facilitates unauthorized downloading of musical works a criminal offence?
Deloitte
The government has been working to incorporate the changes required as a result of the OECD's work on BEPS Action 5: Harmful Tax Practices, which requires implementation of a Nexus approach to the Patent Box regime.
Taylor Wessing
1.The trade mark shall not entitle the proprietor to prohibit its use in relation to goods which have been put on the market in the Community under that trade mark by the proprietor or with his consent.
Article Search Using Filters
Related Topics
Mondaq Advice Centre (MACs)
Popular Authors
Popular Contributors
Up-coming Events Search
Tools
Font Size:
Translation
Channels
Mondaq on Twitter
Partners
In association with