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No break for Nestlé in attempt to monopolise the four finger Kit Kat bar shape as a trade mark in the UK

By | 05 Jul 2013

Nestlé filed an application with the UK-IPO to register the three dimensional trade mark for Chocolate.

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English court will exercise jurisdiction over foreign designations of European Patents where validity is not challenged

By and | 19 Jun 2013

The Court of Appeal has recently dismissed a jurisdictional challenge brought by Eli Lilly in respect of the non-UK designations of a European Patent.

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General Court rules it’s not all or nothing for ALARIS

06 Jun 2013

The General Court has confirmed that the purpose or intended use of a product is fundamental in defining a sub-category of goods or services.

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Interflora wins Adwords war of the roses

By | 29 May 2013

Interflora wins Adwords war of the roses

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What constitutes genuine use of a trade mark?

07 May 2013

The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has ruled on what constitutes genuine use of a trade mark.

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Supreme Court rules on when replacement parts constitute the 'making' of a patented article

By | 07 May 2013

The Supreme Court has overturned part of a Court of Appeal ruling on the infringement of a patent relating to large liquid containers.

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UK to become more attractive for conducting clinical and field trials

By | 02 Apr 2013

Conducting clinical and field trials in the UK for innovative drugs can be a mine field.

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Court confirms scope of software copyright

By , and | 31 Jan 2013

Court confirms scope of software copyright

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SnIPpets: January 2013

By | 11 Jan 2013

SnIPpets: January 2013

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