Whether it be Liberty Oilfield Services launching the critical “Thank You North Face” USA campaign calling out The North Face’s hypocritical and extensive fossil fuel use, or Greenpeace’s Australian campaign criticising AGL for its extensive greenhouse gas emissions, many companies and activists toe the line of trade mark and
In what will be welcomed by innovative design brands, on 14 July 2021, the General Court of the EU handed down a decision annulling the EUIPO and Board of Appeal’s decisions that a mark filed by Guerlain lacked distinctive character. This decision emphasises that a distinctiveness assessment of a
Today the German Federal Constitutional Court rejected two applications for an interim injunction against the German implementation of the Unified Patent Court Agreement (UPCA). The outcome of the decisions is a clear yes to a European patent court system!
After back and forth for years – constitutional challenges