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  1. Legal news
    13 October 2020
    Brand owners cannot use intellectual property rights to restrict cross-border sales of goods in the EU
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/brand-owners-cannot-use-intellectual-property-rights-to-restrict-cross-border-sales-of-goods

    The Commission has recently found that Nike, Sanrio and NBC Universal's non-exclusive distribution agreements of IP protected merchandise included territorial restrictions in breach of Article 101 TFEU. The ...

  2. Legal news
    26 November 2019
    Protecting your shop interior: what are the options?
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/protecting-your-shop-interior

    An original look can be a great selling point for your store as well as an easy way for customers to recognize your brand without even looking at the name. Yet how do you keep copycats from running away with your ...

  3. Legal news
    17 April 2018
    Brexit: Will your .eu domain name be revoked?
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2018/uk/brexit-will-your-eu-domain-name-be-revoked

    Subject to any transitional arrangement, .eu domain names will no longer be available for UK residents and entities post-Brexit. Should this be the case, over 300,000 .eu domain names will potentially be affected.

  4. Legal news
    18 April 2018
    Focus on Fashion – What to look out for in 2018
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2018/uk/focus-on-fashion-what-to-look-out-for-in-2018

    With new trends, technology, trials and tribulations on the horizon, we take a look at what this year might bring for IP in the fashion industry.

  5. Legal news
    15 May 2018
    Making your Markle: Royal emblems and souvenirs
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2018/uk/making-your-markle-royal-emblems-and-souvenirs

    There is no better way to celebrate the wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle though there are several legal obstacles for souvenir manufacturers and retailers to circumnavigate.

  6. Legal news
    24 May 2019
    Can CRISPR save the Cavendish?
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/can-crispr-save-the-cavendish

    The world's most popular banana is dying. Scientists are using the gene-editing mechanism CRISPR to try and save it from extinction.

  7. Legal news
    28 November 2019
    Harnessing the power of your beauty brand: tips for safeguarding your Intellectual Property
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/harnessing-the-power-of-your-beauty-brand

    Behind every successful brand, there is a robust and comprehensive brand protection strategy. Whether you’re taking your first steps into business or you’re an established beauty brand with plans to expand ...

  8. Legal news
    12 May 2020
    The High Court grants PMI a Brexit-proof final injunction for EU design
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/the-high-court-grants-pmi-a-brexit-proof-final-injunction-for-eu-design

    As previously reported in October 2018, Philip Morris International (PMI) successfully obtained a pan-EU interim injunction on the basis of a registered Community design against a Chinese manufacturer, which was ...

  9. Legal news
    22 May 2020
    General Court “shades” some light on 3D trademark registration
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/general-court-shades-some-light-on-3d-trademark-registration

    In a judgment dated 26 March 2020, the General Court clarified the elusive question of the registration of signs consisting of the shape of the product as trademarks.

  10. Legal news
    16 December 2020
    A Case in ‘Point’: Rothy’s succeeds in perhaps the UK's final Community design case
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/a-case-in-point-rothys-succeeds-in-perhaps-the-uks-final-community-design-case

    Rothy’s, the popular shoe company from California, has today prevailed over Austrian company Giesswein — in what might be the UK’s final ruling on EU design rights.