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30 July 2010

Court of Appeal Confirms Sale of Product Under the Name VODKAT Amounts to Passing Off

David Al-Khalili

Following the Decision of the High Court in Diageo v Intercontinental Brands, the Court of Appeal has now confirmed that the sale of an alcoholic product under the name VODKAT amounts to "passing off" which makers of genuine vodka are entitled to prevent. For a full analysis of this case, see our report of the High Court's decision in our May 2010 newsletter.


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