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London Fashion Week 2021, but not as you know it….
February 26, 2021
London Fashion Week 2021, but not as you know it….
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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
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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?
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7 Key Steps in Achieving Excess Returns on Investments in Intangible Assets
August 12, 2020
7 Key Steps in Achieving Excess Returns on Investments in Intangible Assets
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Can licensing keep brands alive?
June 2, 2020
Can licensing keep brands alive?
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How can brands have no value?
May 26, 2020
How can brands have no value?
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How can firms continue to generate “excess returns”?
April 28, 2020
How can firms continue to generate “excess returns”?
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A Brand Owner’s Guide to Force Majeure and Frustration of Contract in light of Covid19
March 31, 2020
A Brand Owner’s Guide to Force Majeure and Frustration of Contract in light of Covid19
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Five days of Brexit - 5. What about references to ‘the EU’ in my agreements?
December 7, 2018
Five days of Brexit - 5. What about references to ‘the EU’ in my agreements?
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Coty gets luxury treatment in a preliminary ruling from the CJEU
February 16, 2018
Coty gets luxury treatment in a preliminary ruling from the CJEU
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Baby Steps towards UK Protection of TV Formats
December 6, 2017
Baby Steps towards UK Protection of TV Formats
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Brand ambassadors beware
November 16, 2017
Brand ambassadors beware
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Celebrity brand endorsements on social media - what are the rules?
June 29, 2017
Celebrity brand endorsements on social media - what are the rules?
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Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Bill receives Royal Assent
June 5, 2017
Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Bill receives Royal Assent
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