Michael Kyprianou Advocates & Legal Consultants
The most essential part of the trademark creation process, even before thinking about the tactics and strategies to follow, is to find the core idea behind your business's branding. The reason is primarily...
On 2 April 2020, the Court of Justice of the European Union (the "CJEU") delivered its judgment in Coty Germany v Amazon (Case C‑567/18)
On 14th May the Enlarged Board of Appeal issued its opinion on the questions referred in case G3/19, otherwise known as the ‘Pepper' case.
On 14th May the Enlarged Board of Appeal issued its opinion on the questions referred in case G3/19, otherwise known as the ‘Pepper' case. HGF have been following the case with interest, and attended the original...
J A Kemp LLP
A new fake invoice scam is targeting EU trade mark owners. To date, this scam has targeted businesses in Spain but this practice may well spread further afield and perhaps to wherever EU trade mark owners are to be found.
The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) dedicates this Sunday, April 26, 2020 to "green innovation".
L'Organisation Mondiale de la Propriété Intellectuelle (OMPI) dédie ce dimanche 26 avril 2020 à « l'innovation verte ».
Can "Fack Ju Göhte," the title of one of the most successful German comedy movies in recent times, be registered as a European mark?
Gauci-Maistre Xynou Legal |Assurance
There is no quibbling when it comes to applying IP enforcement measures
In the latest edition of our regular series identifying markets around the world that are reportedly notorious for the sale of counterfeit goods, we head to Russia.
Keeping in mind its proximity to both Asia and Europe, it was a wonder that the country was able to ward off the threat of the COVID-19 for so long.
Gun + Partners
Although it is not mandatory to send a demand letter before instituting proceedings in this jurisdiction, it is common to send such a letter.
Deris IP Attorneys
The compulsory licensing discussion continues to be one of the hot topics in IP world after the announcement of the Covid-19 pandemic by World Health Organization (WHO).
Gun + Partners
TURKPATENT found that there was no likelihood of confusion between AFİYETLE DİYET and AFİYET.
Gun + Partners
Gün + Partners will be hosting a webinar to discuss the latest developments in Turkish trademark law, as well as the predictions for the future.
As widely reported, CIPA was informed on 27 February in a personal telephone call to President Richard Mair by IPO CEO Tim Moss that the government will no longer seek to participate in the Unitary Patent (‘UP') or ...
The rise of sports as a media product has spurred on the image of athletes, who are now taking greater pains in building their own image to uphold their reputation, win over even more fans, ...
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
Contemplating the Supreme Court Actavis v Lilly1 decision, and playing around with Word, I was prompted to draw the following two drone's-eyeviews of grazing sheep.
Marks & Clerk
With many events and festivals being cancelled or postponed this year, it came as little surprise when Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (‘Coachella') announced it would postpone this year's events to October.
The timely payment of maintenance fees is crucial to ensuring that a patent application stays active until a notice of allowance is issued to the applicant.