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Nintendo successfully blocks access to websites hosting infringing content

Nintendo has obtained an injunction against six internet service providers to prevent illegal downloads after a judge holds that a third party website infringed its trade marks and copyright

16 February 2022

UKIPO refuses NORTON MOTORCYCLE RACING trade mark application

The opposition was upheld based on direct confusion, likelihood of passing off and bad faith, but the opponent’s claim to detriment to reputation was rejected
07 February 2022


Burges Salmon contributes UK Chapter to the 5th edition of The Trademarks Law Review

In the Chapter, Emily Roberts and Chloe Perea Poole from the firm's IP team provide a ‘year in review’ of changes and developments in UK trade mark law, their effects and the year ahead
12 January 2022

Case Comment: Thomas v Luv One Luv All Promotions Ltd

Latest instalment in band member dispute sees successful appeal against IPEC judgment
22 December 2021

United Kingdom begins work on its new post-Brexit exhaustion regime

As rights holders wait for a response to the government’s consultation on the future of the UK’s exhaustion regime, we offer some insight into this complex area

21 December 2021

A stealthy avoidance of summary judgment at the UK High Court

In what turned out to be a complex case, the judge took the view that the court should be given the opportunity to hear the full evidence at trial
20 December 2021

Square Inc. left feeling short-changed after General Court upholds EUIPO Cash App decision

The General Court affirms the EUIPO Board of Appeal’s decision that a mobile payment service’s figurative mark lacked distinctive character
13 December 2021

Sazerac EAGLE RARE prevails in the war of the whiskeys

The Court of Appeal rejects an attempt to overturn a UK High Court decision based on indirect consumer confusion
11 November 2021

TRANSFORM DENTAL/TRANSFORM trade mark invalidated in cancellation proceedings

Despite a high degree of attention being paid by the average consumer for the products and services concerned - a likelihood of confusion was still found
26 October 2021

How 'Green' are you? 'Greenwashing' claims scrutinised by regulators

Retail businesses should be aware of the risks of misleading consumers in relation to environmental claims

28 September 2021

Further success for Sky in SkyKick saga, as partial invalidity finding is overturned

The latest twist in the Sky v SkyKick line of cases provides further nuance to the issue of bad faith registrations and offers comfort to trade mark owners
01 September 2021

Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) bans Instagram influencers’ ads for disregarding ad rules

Two Instagram influencers’ ads have been banned by the ASA for breaching the ad rules following ASA’s earlier warning to influencers and brands over widespread non-compliance
25 August 2021
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