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Trade marks, domain names & company names

Trade marks, company names, domain names… there’s a huge difference in terms of what they can do for you, how much they cost, and how much they protect you or you can protect them.   384 more words

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You be the judge! (trade marks and distinctiveness, BABY-DRY)

These ‘YBTJ’ quizzes pit you against highly trained and experienced IP judges. They’re aimed at removing some of the mystique and awe surrounding IP.

 This YBTJ case study is a real-life trade mark application.   268 more words

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What's a trade mark?

A trade mark is whatever a trader uses to distinguish its goods and services from those of other traders.  They’re typically one or more words and/or a logo, but they can be almost anything, even a sound or colour (although they’re harder to protect). 198 more words

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Louis Vuitton's "Damier" in the Dog-House

Louis Vuitton has lost its Trade Mark protection for the famous chequered pattern, the Damier.

In addition to its “LV” monogram, the French fashion giant…

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Cadila Health Care Ltd. v. Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

Cadila Health Care Ltd. v. Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

2001 PTC 541 (SC)

Full Bench

Brief Facts:

Appellant and Respondent were Pharmaceutical companies who had taken over the assets and business of erstwhile Cadila Group after its restructuring under Section 391 & 394 of the Companies Act. 1,281 more words

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Meisterkreis: German Luxury Brands United Against Counterfeiting

Following on from IPCopy’s 3 July post reporting from the Marques Luxury Brands Symposium that took place in Zurich at the end of June 2015, we are now bringing you a summary of the presentation given at the Symposium by Clemens Pflanz, founder and CEO of Meisterkreis. 517 more words

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Relocation of the Museum of Brands

From the Museum of Brands comes this press release about their relocation:

The UK’s only museum dedicated entirely to brands is relocating on 6 October 2015  to larger premises on London’s Lancaster Road.  683 more words

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