Opinion
Our latest views, comments and analysis on all things intangible.
How athletes who suddenly shoot to fame can make their (trade) mark on and off the court
December 2, 2021
How athletes who suddenly shoot to fame can make their (trade) mark on and off the court
Trademarks Domains Advertising Brand Valuation Sport Anti-Counterfeiting Celebrity Look-a-likes Arts & Entertainment Brand Extension (licensing) IP basics
Things are not what they seem – no likelihood of confusion for MUSEUM OF ILLUSIONS
August 31, 2021
Things are not what they seem – no likelihood of confusion for MUSEUM OF ILLUSIONS
Trademarks Arts & Entertainment Disputes
Word on the street: graffiti and IP
August 16, 2021
Word on the street: graffiti and IP
Trademarks Designs & Copyright Arts & Entertainment
Brand V&A – Bringing Art to All
June 16, 2020
Brand V&A – Bringing Art to All
Arts & Entertainment Brand Extension (licensing) Brand Structuring
Arming your business against digital pirates in the war against COVID-19
May 5, 2020
Arming your business against digital pirates in the war against COVID-19
Online Brand Enforcement Publishing Arts & Entertainment
MUSLIM MATCH – Match.com falls short in Appeal before UKIPO
June 24, 2019
MUSLIM MATCH – Match.com falls short in Appeal before UKIPO
Trademarks Arts & Entertainment Disputes
TiVo’s evidence fails to entertain the UKIPO
June 4, 2018
TiVo’s evidence fails to entertain the UKIPO
Trademarks Tech Arts & Entertainment Disputes
You can bet on it - BET365 found to have acquired distinctiveness by the General Court
May 23, 2018
You can bet on it - BET365 found to have acquired distinctiveness by the General Court
Trademarks Arts & Entertainment
It’s not over until the fat lady sings – Curtain call for Florence Foster Jenkins grapples with a thorny issue around cost caps
March 8, 2018
It’s not over until the fat lady sings – Curtain call for Florence Foster Jenkins grapples with a thorny issue around cost caps
Designs & Copyright Arts & Entertainment Disputes
Making .UK OK: Agencies Refer Record Numbers of UK Domains
January 31, 2018
Making .UK OK: Agencies Refer Record Numbers of UK Domains
Online Brand Enforcement Automotive Travel Domains Anti-Counterfeiting Finance Arts & Entertainment Beauty Toys Pharma
Hitting the right notes – Florence Foster Jenkins provides helpful guidance on joint ownership of copyright
January 23, 2018
Hitting the right notes – Florence Foster Jenkins provides helpful guidance on joint ownership of copyright
Designs & Copyright Celebrity Arts & Entertainment
Protecting artworks as trade marks: Contrary to public policy and accepted principles of morality?
December 15, 2017
Protecting artworks as trade marks: Contrary to public policy and accepted principles of morality?
Trademarks Designs & Copyright Arts & Entertainment
Baby Steps towards UK Protection of TV Formats
December 6, 2017
Baby Steps towards UK Protection of TV Formats
Trademarks Designs & Copyright Arts & Entertainment Brand Extension (licensing) Commercial Contracts
A Kick Off the Old Block
August 31, 2017
A Kick Off the Old Block
Telecoms Designs & Copyright Sport Arts & Entertainment