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02 October 2017

Unjustified Threats - Can you still send out a threatening letter?

The Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Act 2017, which came into force on 1 October 2017, sets out to remove the previous inconsistencies between the rules on what constituted an unjustified threat of infringing proceedings for different... Read More

29 September 2017

Never Mess with The Escobars....

Netflix is being sued by the brother of Pablo Escobar in a trade mark dispute surrounding the use of his name. Read More

29 September 2017

Changes to the EU Trade Mark Regulation

On 1 October 2017, the EUIPO introduces a number of changes to the legislation protecting EU trade marks. Read More

11 September 2017

Loaves at Dawn

Is Paul Hollywood in trademark trouble with his new bakery venture, KNEAD? Knead Bakes Ltd, run by Anita Janusic, already has a business preotected by a trademark up and running under the same name. Read More

04 September 2017

Can’t (Re)Touch This

What effect will a new French advertising regulation have on adverts in French newspapers and magazines which feature photographs of models, As of 1 October 2017, these photographs will not be allowed to be modified or edited unless they contain the... Read More

11 August 2017

Inventions to Ease the Summer Holidays

Before you head off on your summer holiday this year, we have been trawling the patent registers of the world to find some ideas and inventionspeople have come up with over the years to improve your holiday. Read More