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FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022
New monthly blog post on the “FIFA World Cup”, one of the most renowned international football tournaments.
Banksy – "K K WATER" case
Banksy facing copyright infringement and Case law from the General Court.
Mariah Carey - Banksy
Mariah Carey failed to register the trade mark “Queen of Christmas”. Banksy’s “Laugh Now But One Day We'll Be In Charge” case.
Kanye West and Drake sued for infringement – Mariah Carey lawsuit dropped
Lawsuits filed and lawsuits dropped: some news from the US music industry
Red Bull and Bullards – Doctor Zhivago
Red Bull losing a trade mark opposition against Bullards. Copyright infringement claim over Lara; The Untold Love Story That Inspired Doctor Zhivago.
Trade marks contrary to public policy or accepted principles of morality
New monthly blog post on the absolute ground for refusal under article 7.1.f) EUTMR
Advocate General’s Opinion in Case C-470/21 - Skechers sues Hermès
Advocate General's Opinion and Skechers suing Hermès for design infringement
Just organic – Louis Vuitton’s Damier Azur pattern
Recent case law from the General Court (GC)
"007" – The Uffizi Galleries sue Jean Paul Gaultier
EUTM opposition procedure involving the secret agent 007 trade mark and the Uffizi Galleries suing Jean Paul Gaultier for reproducing the Birth of Venus.
“Fresh” case – Thinking Out Loud
Case Law from the General Court (GC). Ed Sheeran facing a copyright infringement claim.