The German Federal Constitutional Court instructs the specialised courts to apply stricter standards when issuing preliminary injunctions

The German Federal Constitutional Court has criticised the specialised courts in several decisions concerning press law for issuing preliminary injunctions without taking the necessary procedural steps. These include a failure to consult the opposing party, ...

17 July 2020

UK Dispute Resolution Update - July 2020

Our UK disputes team is delighted to send you the latest edition of our Dispute Resolution Update featuring a selection of our articles on topical issues and recent legal developments. As you may expect, the pandemic continues to dominate the legal ...

10 July 2020

UK Supreme Court upholds Kymab's appeal imposing a stricter interpretation of sufficiency of disclosure for patents

In a judgment handed down today the UK Supreme Court has upheld the appeal of Kymab who had challenged Regeneron's patents covering Kymab's 'Kymouse' transgenic mouse.

24 June 2020

What's Next For Frand?'s-next-for-frand

The last year has been an exciting year for FRAND. The TCL v Ericsson verdict was set aside. The FTC's decision against Qualcomm was also lifted pending appeal. Germany's Supreme Court has overturned the Sisvel v Haier decision, swinging the pendulum in ...

24 June 2020

Reports of Trade Mark Cases for CIPA February 2020

In this month's report, we report on the High Court's final decision in Sky Plc & Ors v SkyKick UK Ltd & Anr (Arnold LJ; [2020] EWHC 990 (Ch). We also report on AR v Cooper International Spirits LLC, St Dalfour SAS, √Čtablissement Gabriel Boudier SA (CJ; ...

03 June 2020