Intellectual Property: 2014 in Review

This masterclass provides an update on the most significant intellectual property developments of the past 12 months.

The topics Ruth covers include legislative changes such as this year's design and copyright law reforms, as well as progress in relation to the formation of the Unitary Patent. She also examines some key UK and Court of Justice decisions on copyright, trade marks, patents and designs.

Cases discussed:

  • Cartier International AG v British Sky Broadcasting Ltd
  • Google France Sarl v Louis Vuitton Malletier SA
  • Cosmetic Warriors Ltd v Ltd
  • Interflora Inc v Marks and Spencer Plc
  • Newspaper Licensing Agency Ltd v Meltwater Holdings BV
  • Svensson v Retriever Sverige AB
  • ITV Broadcasting Ltd v TVCatchup Ltd
  • BestWater International GmbH v Michael Mebes and Stefan Potsch
  • Magmatic Ltd v PMS International Group Plc
  • Karen Millen Fashions Ltd v Dunnes Stores

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Date:Published Wednesday 17 December 2014
Duration:0.5 hours
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Ruth Burstall

Baker & McKenzie

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