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  • Fast-Track Trade Mark Opposition Procedure

    The government plans to introduce a fast-track trade mark opposition procedure limited to double identity and likelihood of confusion cases: Double identity infringement = an identical mark on goods or... read more

    Published 31.07.13 at 16:38
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    Fast_track
  • Mercury Estate Goes Ape over Copyright Row

    A Go Go Gorilla depicted wearing Freddie Mercury's famous yellow and white suit has been removed from display following a spat with the late singer's estate. The "Radio Go Go" Gorilla is one of 120 painted... read more

    Published 12.07.13 at 15:39
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    Gorilla
  • Modernising Copyright Exceptions

    The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) has published a consultation concerning the proposed amendments and additions to UK copyright exceptions. The requirements for change were originally... read more

    Published 05.07.13 at 16:22
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    Futuristic
  • Kindle Worlds – a Platform for Fan Fiction Writers to Earn Royalties

    Fan fiction, stories inspired by popular books, shows, movies, comics, music, and games, is not a new phenomenon. I can recall my elder sister, way back in the days of dial-up internet, spending hours... read more

    Published 14.06.13 at 13:19
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    Bookcharacter
  • Google AdWords – Interflora v Marks & Spencer

    The High Court has ruled that Marks & Spencer's (M&S) use of Interflora as a keyword to trigger search results for its flower delivery service infringed Interflora's trade mark. AdWords The Google... read more

    Published 10.06.13 at 17:55
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    Flowers

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