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Has Messi opened up a Pandora’s box before the European Courts?

Messi is victorious not only on the football field, but also before the European Courts: the football player’s reputation creates a conceptual difference between MESSI and MASSI which ...

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Europe: Well-known brand owners learn from Puma – Evaluate your reputation right!

In a case concerning completely dissimilar goods and different public, the General Court (GC) once again confirmed that the strength of brand’s reputation is one of the key factors to ...

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UK & EU Focus On Non-traditional Trade Marks and Overcoming The Hurdles

Since its inception, the harmonised national EU trade mark legislation – and later the EUTM system – has opted for a flexible approach to non-traditional trade marks. In...

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Europe: Double Victory for Coca-Cola. General Court Stops Free-Riding from Outside EU

The General Court confirms that actual commercial use of an EUTM application can demonstrate unfair advantage for the purposes of Article 8(5) EUTMR, even if such commercial use only...

Hogan Lovells Publications

Intellectual Property Newsletter - August 2013 Intellectual Property Alert

The international IP newsletter provides quarterly updates and comment from all over the world on recent case law and other legal developments in the fields of trademarks and brands,...

Hogan Lovells Publications

Intellectual Property Newsletter - October 2012 Intellectual Property Alert

The international Intellectual Property Newsletter provides quarterly updates from all over the world on recent case law and other legal developments in the fields of trademarks and domain...

Hogan Lovells Publications

Intellectual Property Newsletter - April 2011 Intellectual Property Alert

The international IP newsletter provides quarterly updates and comment from all over the world on recent case law and other legal developments in the fields of trademarks and brands,...

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