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  1. Legal news
    01 May 2020
    Reports of Trade Mark Cases for CIPA April 2020
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/reports-of-trade-mark-cases-for-cipa-april-2020

    In this month's report, we report the CJEU's judgment on the global assessment of likelihood of confusion in Foundation for the Protection of the Traditional Cheese of Cyprus named Halloumi v EUIPO (CJ; C-766/18 P) .

  2. Legal news
    30 November 2020
    Reports of Trade Mark Cases for CIPA November 2020
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/reports-of-trade-mark-cases-for-cipa-november-2020

    In this month’s report, we look at the High Court’s decision in Sazerac Brands, LLC & Anr v Liverpool Gin Distillery Ltd & Anr [2020] EWHC 2424 (Ch), where Fancourt J rules on the likelihood of confusion and unfair ...

  3. Legal news
    30 December 2020
    Reports of Trade Mark Cases for CIPA December 2020
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/reports-of-trade-mark-cases-for-cipa-december-2020

    In this month’s report, we review the High Court’s guidance on geographical collective trade marks in Foundation for the Protection of the Traditional Cheese of Cyprus Named Halloumi v Babel Sajt Kft.([2020] EWHC 2858 ...

  4. Legal news
    06 April 2020
    Reports of Trade Mark Cases for CIPA March 2020
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/reports-of-trade-mark-cases-for-cipa-march-2020

    In this month's report, we report on the General Court's decision on genuine use in Grupo Textil Brownie, SL v EUIPO; The Guide Association (Case T-598/18) and the CJEU's decision on the relevance of social context in ...

  5. Twobirds news
    20 May 2020
    English High Court decides that Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp should be injuncted from using "Merck" alone in the UK
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/press-releases/2020/united-kingdom/english-high-court-decides-that-merck-sharp-and-dohme-corp-should-be-injuncted-from-using-merck

    The English High Court today handed down its decision in the proceedings brought by Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany (the "Claimant") against Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp and others ("MSD") for breach of contract and trade ...

  6. Legal news
    26 November 2019
    Reports of Trade Mark Cases for CIPA October 2019
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/uk/reports-of-trade-mark-cases-for-cipa-october-2019

    In this month's report, we look at the Court of Justice's decision on targeting in AMS Neve Ltd & Ots v Heritage Audio SL & Anr (CJ; C-172/18; 5). We also look at the decision of the Intellectual Property Enterprise ...

  7. Legal news
    08 February 2019
    Trade marks: colour marks and series marks
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/trade-marks-colour-marks-and-series-marks

    The Court of Appeal has confirmed that purple packaging was not registrable as a trade mark and had not been registered as a series mark.

  8. Legal news
    08 February 2019
    Trade marks: registrability of geographical names and descriptive terms
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/trade-marks-registrability-of-geographical-names-and-descriptive-terms

    The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that a trade mark registration must be refused for a sign which designated the facilities in which the product was produced and included a geographical name.

  9. Legal news
    15 November 2019
    Reports of Trade Mark Cases for CIPA November 2019
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/reports-of-trade-mark-cases-for-cipa-november-2019

    In this month's report, we look at the General Court's decision on likelihood of confusion in Kalypso Media Group GmbH v EUIPO; Wizards of the Coast LLC (case T-700/18). We also look at the Arnold J's judgment on ...