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IPEC damages cap of £500,000 does not apply separately to each defendant in an action where there are multiple defendants

IPEC damages cap of £500,000 does not apply separately to each defendant in an action where there are multiple defendants

30 Oct 2014

Mr Justice Birss ruled that the IPEC damages cap of £500,000 as set out in CPR 63.17A is to apply to all defendants in a single action and not in relation to each defendant.

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It’s another website blocking injunction, but not as we know it….

It’s another website blocking injunction, but not as we know it….

By and | 22 Oct 2014

This is arguably the first occasion where an application for a website-blocking order against internet service providers has been granted in order to combat trade mark infringement.

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Major reforms in the IP world today (and still more to come…)

Major reforms in the IP world today (and still more to come…)

By | 01 Oct 2014

Changes to design and patent law: implementation of a number of design and patent provisions in the IPA 2014 come into force today.

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