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Posted in Copyright, designs, intellectual property Patrick Fromlowitz

EU: “Der Grüne Punkt” is not a trademark used for packaged goods

“Der Grüne Punkt” is a concept that presumably everyone in Germany is familiar with; recently, the financing symbol for participation in the dual collection and recovery systems was the subject matter of proceedings before the General Court (GC). The General Court’s main task was to examine the question of whether proven use of the trademark on packaging is sufficient to … Continue Reading

Posted in Policy & Regulation Sahira KhwajaCharlie WinckworthDaniel Brook

Brexit – What does it mean for trade mark portfolios, IP contracts and the UPC?

The referendum question has finally been answered but a myriad other questions have arisen from the ballot box.

In this post we look at three questions affecting trade mark portfolios, IP contracts and the UPC. We also invite you to learn more about how Brexit could affect your business in our full post referendum report here.

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