Mondaq Europe: Intellectual Property
Van Bael & Bellis
Unlike the President, the Court of Appeal found no trade mark violation on any of the grounds relied on by InBev.
Gowling WLG
A summary of the legal position and practical mitigation steps for EU trade mark and Community design right holders.
Mayer Brown
Back in 2015 Constantin Film AG, the production company of the German movie „Fack ju Göhte", filed an European Union trademark application for its movie title „Fack ju Göhte" with the European Union Intellectual Property Office.
Travers Smith LLP
The European Commission has recently issued a communication setting out the effect that Brexit will have on European Union intellectual property rights.
Weinmann Zimmerli
The handling of Swiss patents is governed by the Federal Act of 25 June 1954 on Patents for Inventions (PatG), which was updated in 2012.
Van Bael & Bellis
This counterclaim was withdrawn when the Spanish Competition Authority began an investigation into Schweppes's behaviour.
Van Bael & Bellis
As a result, the General Court upheld the invalidation of Red Bull's silver and blue trade marks.
Bardehle Pagenberg
Der Bundesgerichtshof knüpft an seine Rechtsprechung in den Entscheidungen „Flügelradzähler" und „Palettenbehälter II" an und stellt dabei klar, dass für die Abgrenzung zwischen ...
Bardehle Pagenberg
The German Federal Court of Justice follows up on its "Flügelradzähler" case law and clarifies that the relevant point of reference for distinguishing between permissible repair and impermissible reconstruction is always the protected device.
Mamo TCV Advocates
Putlocker. BitTorrent. PirateBay. Napster. Mediafire. Ring any bells? We'll bet they do.
JWP Patent & Trademark Attorneys
SMEs often manufacture their products abroad in countries where the workforce is cheaper. Foreign contractors offer products specially designed for SMEs or from catalogues.
Gorodissky & Partners
On February 13, 2018 the Constitutional Court of the Russian Federation announced its decision with respect to parallel import cases.
Noerr
In den letzten Jahren waren Parallelimporte (d.h. der Import von Markenartikeln ohne Zustimmung des Markeninhabers) in Russland effektiv verboten.
Noerr
In the last few years, parallel imports (i.e. imports of genuine branded goods without the trademark owner's consent) had been effectively prohibited in Russia.
Gorodissky & Partners
It seems that Britney Spears, when she recorded a phonogram of the song "I Love Rock 'n' Roll" never thought that one day she would be protected by Russian court.
Guzeloglu Attorneys-at-law
IPC stated that employee is obliged to notify the employer if a service invention is created.
Gowling WLG
'Brexit' poses considerable challenges for intellectual property law and presents uncertainty as to the involvement of the UK, following its exit from the EU, in existing and proposed international regimes involving EU law.
Gowling WLG
EUIPO have together published a 'Notice to Stakeholders' and supporting 'Q&A' on the withdrawal of the UK from the EU rules for trade marks and Community designs.
Marks & Clerk
3D printing – also known as additive manufacturing – is set to revolutionise a large number of industries, allowing for innovative product designs and near-instant, decentralised manufacturing.
Gowling WLG
When I completed last year's review, noting that it was my nineteenth such report, I quietly had the hope that I would be able to mark my 20th anniversary with something quite significant to report on.
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MGAP
Any major sporting event is always a good opportunity for advertising activity.
Marks & Clerk
When Grumpy Cat entered the public consciousness back in 2012, she quickly moved from being merely another meme, to being the face of countless products ranging from pillows and mugs to clothing and bags.
Dennemeyer Group
When I started my IP career at Dennemeyer in 1984, I sometimes felt like an alien. Back then, there were hardly any IT specialists in the IP industry. Looking back, I would even question...
Dehns
The updating of the Lufthansa logo and corporate identity has sparked some controversy in design circles. I don't want to contribute to that, because I have no expertise in the matter and personal taste is not relevant.
Marks & Clerk
A common view of patents is that they are only useful if someone tries to copy your research and product.
Marks & Clerk
The growth of the World Wide Web has transformed the process of copying digital files from an onerous task requiring the swapping of data carriers (tape-to-tape copying anyone?) ...
Brodies LLP
A recent judgement of the English High Court http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Patents/2017/3190.html decided an important new point on what amounts to an exclusive patent licence.
Dehns
As recently as last December, in India, the Delhi High Court declared Christian Louboutin's ‘red sole' a well-known trade mark.
Mason Hayes & Curran
While several of the Irish decisions did not amount to unprecedented changes to Ireland's IP landscape, they did confirm the approach to be taken on many issues.
Van Bael & Bellis
Unlike the President, the Court of Appeal found no trade mark violation on any of the grounds relied on by InBev.
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