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Intellectual property

Developing intellectual property - and knowing how to protect it - is a competitive cornerstone in today's complex marketplace. For many businesses, intellectual property is one of their main assets. Intellectual property represents significant value in a business and needs to be protected and effectively exploited.

Recent news, articles and deals:

“Maxing” out on brand protection – SportsDirect sued by T.K. Maxxmore
Fox Williams fashion lawyer serves court order on defendant using Instagrammore
Brexit: What does a no-deal scenario mean for your EU registered trade marks and designs?more
Resolutions for a Brand New Yearmore
Brexit withdrawal and intellectual property – updatemore
Deal or No Deal? UK proposes new law to protect fashion designs post Brexitmore
Messi scores trade mark by playing popularity cardmore
EU Withdrawal Treaty - IP provisionsmore
Adidas successfully blocks two stripe EU trade mark more
Changes to the Designs Digital Application Service of the UKIPO: Simon Bennett writes for INTA's Bulletin more
Registered design rights – straightforward and cost effectivemore
Rosie Burbidge writes for INTA's Trademark Reporter: The Blockchain is in Fashionmore
Advertising campaigns – what British Airways should have done before taking off with their billboard campaignmore
Lululemon sues Under Armour – what would be the UK approach?more
Shape trade marks: Are they shaping up?more
Can a domain name combined with third-party adverts result in a successful trade mark infringement claim?more
Protecting product get-up via passing off: an IPEC updatemore
Brexit - what does it mean for the protection of IP rights in the UK?more
Overturning a trade mark decisionmore
What will the impact be on IP in a post-Brexit world?more
Simon Bennett quoted on IP and the Autumn statement in The World Intellectual Property Reviewmore
Simon Bennett discusses fashion law in The Guardian more
UK approves blocking injunctions against ISPs to stop counterfeit TM goodsmore
A singular problem with EU trade marksmore
Licensing up your brandmore

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