UEFA victorious in EURO 2008 trade mark challenge
Google’s Change in AdWords Trade Mark Protection
Victor Andrew Wilson v Yahoo! UK Ltd & Another  EWHC 361 (Ch)
UK Courts Permit Claims to Computer Programs
A recent judgement of the UK Patents Court (Citation No.  EWHC 85 (Pat)) has reaffirmed the practice of granting patents to a computer program for performing a method provided that the method itself is patentable.
‘Time Waits For No Man: Deciding When to File a Patent Application in Europe’, Nature Biotechnology
In this edition we take a look at the EUIPO’s decision on the invalidity of a three-stripe mark by Adidas; G4S PLC’s successful opposition to an application by F & G Kites Limited; a useful reminder of the evidence required when defending a registration that has been challenged on the grounds of non-use; the 4th Latin American country that will be joining the Madrid Protocol; and a new rule introduced by the US Patent and Trademark Office.
Read about latest developments in the Trade Marks field, as well as what’s going on with the team here at Boult Wade Tennant
In this edition we caution brand owners about applications by Gleissner; look at a modern day David and Goliath story involving McDonald’s and Irish rival Supermac’s; cover recent changes to UK TM law to be aware of; Canada’s new trade mark law coming into force later this year; and the latest developments in the Cadbury V Nestlé chocolate wars.
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