Community Trade Marks after IP TRANSLATOR – Amendments by Article 28(8) Declarations

Background One of the most important cases of the last few years, IP TRANSLATOR, held that protection provided by a

A Diamond is Forever: but is your slogan?

Corporations invest vast amounts of money in developing and advertising their brands. Slogans are often used to increase brand awareness.

In the bag: YSL triumphant in design proceedings brought by H&M

The Swedish retail clothing company H&M has not been successful in its attempt to invalidate two registered community designs owned