Defamation and reputation management

Trade Mark Oppositions - Survival of the fittest

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In April 2014, Fitness Initiative Limited applied to register the mark mefit in class 35. The application related to a range of business set up and support services for fitness instructors, in particular providing a searchable database for members of the public to find a personal trainer or instructor in their chosen activity. More …

Defaming the dead

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The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has rejected a complaint by one of Joseph Stalin's grandsons about an article that appeared in a Russian newspaper in which the dictator was accused of being a 'bloodthirsty cannibal'. More …