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Copying of Design Proves ExpensiveJune 11, 2015

Copying the design of another company's product can prove expensive, as a manufacturer of ice cream vans found out to its cost recently. Although it may...

Too Similar Trade Mark Proves CostlyJune 11, 2015

To regular renters of cars, the stylised 'e' in the logo of Europcar will be readily recognisable. With its brand reinforced by an extensive recent...

Deluxe Not DistinctiveApril 29, 2015

Lidl has had an application to have 'Deluxe' registered as a Community Trade Mark rejected on the ground that it is not sufficiently distinctive in...

Computer Program Patent Application Turned Down by Court of AppealApril 13, 2015

It is exceedingly difficult to patent computer programs, although the code of a program is subject to copyright. The reason for this is that Section 1...

Company Data Breaches Lead to £150,000 FineMarch 27, 2015

A company which failed to take adequate steps to secure its website against hackers has been hit with a £150,000 financial penalty after a malicious...

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