Opinion
Our latest views, comments and analysis on all things intangible.
BBQLOUMI -v- HALLOUMI - another blow is dished out to the Cypriot cheese
March 30, 2021
BBQLOUMI -v- HALLOUMI - another blow is dished out to the Cypriot cheese
They just won’t Lego… The General Court of the European Union struck down the EUIPO’s decision: a huge win for Lego in its pursuit of a design patent.
March 26, 2021
They just won’t Lego… The General Court of the European Union struck down the EUIPO’s decision: a huge win for Lego in its pursuit of a design patent.
Designs | Intellectual PropertyGeneral Court
Fashion Focus: thinking about sustainability in fashion
March 18, 2021
Fashion Focus: thinking about sustainability in fashion
Brands | BrandingIPFashion
The Things We Think & Do Not Say (about costs in IPEC and STS)
March 8, 2021
The Things We Think & Do Not Say (about costs in IPEC and STS)
LitigationFeesIPECCosts
Court of Justice turbocharges brand owners’ rights to protect aging brands against non-use cancellation
March 3, 2021
Court of Justice turbocharges brand owners’ rights to protect aging brands against non-use cancellation
Brands | RevocationCJEU
London Fashion Week 2021, but not as you know it….
February 26, 2021
London Fashion Week 2021, but not as you know it….
Brands | Fashion
New gTLDs and Practical Implications for Brand Owners
February 17, 2021
New gTLDs and Practical Implications for Brand Owners
Domains
Five Household Brands that Help Us Shop More Sustainably
February 3, 2021
Five Household Brands that Help Us Shop More Sustainably
Brands | Branding
What You Need to Know about Debenhams and Boohoo: Challenges and Success
January 29, 2021
What You Need to Know about Debenhams and Boohoo: Challenges and Success
Brands
Did Boohoo get a good deal acquiring the Debenhams brand for £55m?
January 29, 2021
Did Boohoo get a good deal acquiring the Debenhams brand for £55m?
Brands
GHS Global Hospitality Limited v Webstorm Information Technology & Others
December 3, 2020
GHS Global Hospitality Limited v Webstorm Information Technology & Others
Litigation
Google’s Policy Change: Sale of Counterfeit Goods
November 30, 2020
Google’s Policy Change: Sale of Counterfeit Goods
BrandsAnti-counterfeiting
Protecting Registered Designs globally
November 18, 2020
Protecting Registered Designs globally
Designs
Tiffany & Co v Costco Wholesale Corp – The Pitfalls of a Successful Brand
November 9, 2020
Tiffany & Co v Costco Wholesale Corp – The Pitfalls of a Successful Brand
BrandsLitigation
Hallowe'en at Stobbs
October 30, 2020
Hallowe'en at Stobbs