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  • Seminar on Brand Protection, FMCGs and Lookalikes
    Catherine Byfield, Emma Reeve and Yana Zhou will be presenting at a seminar discussing “Brand Protection, FMCGs & Lookalikes - The Kit Kat Case & Other Developments” in London on 13 May 2019.   The seminar is designed for in-house counsel and will focus on ...
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    Non-use period reduced to 3 years in Australia
    The Australian Trade Mark law has recently undergone some changes, the most significant of which is an amendment to the time period before which a trade mark registration can be challenged for non-use.   Under the old system in Australia, an application to cancel a trade mark registrat...
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    …but can you still call it a Big Mac?
    There have been many posts and publications about the recent Cancellation Division’s decision in the BIG MAC case – but the question we are all wondering is – can you still call a Big Mac a Big Mac?   As many will know, Supermac sought to cancel McDonald’s EU Trade Mark No. 626...
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