This 15-minute video offers an update on the key IP decisions of the past 12 months, before looking ahead at the developments expected next year.
Peter covers some legislative changes, such as the upcoming reform of European trade mark law and the unitary patent. He also examines the most significant, recent UK and CJEU decisions on copyright, trade marks and designs. Topics include:
Assos v ASOS [own-name defence to trade mark infringement]
Cartier v British Sky Broadcasting [website blocking injunctions]
Starbucks (HK) v British Sky Broadcasting [passing off]
Private copying exception quashed
Requirements for registering shapes as trade marks
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