IP Cases & Articles

Conversant Wireless v Huawei: patents valid & essential

23 January 2020
The Patents Court of England and Wales has found two of Conversant Wireless’ patents to be valid and essential.
Antony Craggs
Antony Craggs
Partner, Solicitor
Conversant Wireless v Huawei: patents valid & essential

Conversant Wireless v Huawei: patent validity issues can be raised in FRAND trial

17 January 2020
In Unwired Planet v Huawei, the Court of Appeal affirmed that, following a determination that a standard essential patent was…
Antony Craggs
Antony Craggs
Partner, Solicitor
Conversant Wireless v Huawei: patent validity issues can be raised in FRAND trial

The correct approach to comparison of signs in EU trade mark law

02 January 2020
The Advocate General opines on an important question of European Union Trade Mark law. Different approaches to the comparison of…
Tamsin Holman
Tamsin Holman
Partner, Solicitor
The correct approach to comparison of signs in EU trade mark law

Nivea - recognise the blue?

02 January 2020
After more than a decade, Beiersdorf’s abstract colour mark for NIVEA BLUE remains registered. The trade mark dispute, which has…
Yvonne Stone
Yvonne Stone
Associate, Rechtsanwältin
Nivea - recognise the blue?

McDonald’s sweet dreams: they’re lovin’ it!

02 January 2020
After a couple of well publicised losses (see 'related articles', right) McDonald’s finally score a victory, this time before the…
Jeremy Pennant
Jeremy Pennant
Partner, Trade Mark Attorney
McDonald’s sweet dreams: they’re lovin’ it!
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Trade Mark Newsletter No.108

Trade Mark Newsletter No.108 January 2020

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Patent Newsletter No.74

Patent Newsletter No.74 December 2019

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Trade Mark Newsletter No.107

Trade Mark Newsletter No.107 November 2019

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