Can a domain name combined with third-party adverts result in a successful trade mark infringement claim?

June 13, 2017

Senior Associate Rosie Burbidge has written an article published in the Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice. 

The High Court of England and Wales held that third-party advertisements which appeared on a defendant’s website could not support a claim for trade mark infringement whether alone or in combination with a legitimate domain name.

To read the full article, please click here


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