Trade marks and registrations

OwnershIP - The Intellectual Property roundup from Blake Morgan

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Blake Morgan's Intellectual Property team are delighted to share their inaugural Magazine, OwnershIP. Click to read more and download your copy. More …

The News Portsmouth

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Blake Morgan lawyers named as among best in world More …

Worldwide recognition for Blake Morgan IP team

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The Blake Morgan IP group are delighted to have been ranked in the 2017 World Trade Mark Review 1000. More …

Great Scott! – Ben Evans published in the CITMA Review

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Associate and Trade Mark Attorney Ben Evans has been published in the October/November 2016 edition of the CITMA Review. More …

Sports Direct triumphs over cybersquatter

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A recent case demonstrates that a speedy and economic resolution can be achieved through domain name complaints, and that jurisdictional issues can be overcome, says Jill Bainbridge of Blake Morgan. More …

Jill Bainbridge appointed co-chair of IP Committee at TAGLaw

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Building on her international reputation for handling Intellectual Property disputes, Jill Bainbridge has just been appointed co-chair of the IP committee of our international legal network, TAGLaw. TAGLaw is one of the five largest legal alliances in the world and one of the Global 'Elite' according to Chambers. With 155 member firms in 87 countries, this is a network with extensive reach and so this appointment puts Jill at the heart of IP developments around the world. More …

Have a Break- have a non-distinctive four fingered chocolate bar!

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For years now, Nestle has been trying to register the shape of its four finger KitKat as a trademark in the UK. Nestle has applied to register the three dimensional trade mark in the UK in respect of goods in class 30, unsuccessfully. More …

Blake Morgan Partner to speak at IIPLA Global IP Summit 2015 London

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Blake Morgan's head of Intellectual Property, Jill Bainbridge will be speaking at the leading international IP summit in London on 29th July. More …

Rhianna wins case against Topshop

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The Court of Appeal has upheld the High Court's decision to impose an injunction banning Topshop from selling a garment featuring Rhianna's photo. More …

Supreme Court decides landmark Internet copyright case

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Simon Stokes and Stephen Reeves look in detail at the Supreme Court’s recent decision that browsing a web page doesn’t infringe copyright. More …