“They're very professional, the work is of a high quality and they are very straightforward to deal with: everything you want! I have received excellent, clear and concise advice on IP matters - including early indicators of costs associated with the work required to manage our IP. They have all been excellent and have always responded on a timely basis and kept me informed of progress. ”
Blake Morgan's team are experts in enforcing, protecting and defending intellectual property rights, both nationally and internationally.
We act for both claimants and defendants, providing commercially astute advice to achieve the best possible result in the most time and cost efficient manner.
Trade Marks disputes and Brand Protection
Copyright, Design and Patent Disputes
Confidential Information and Database Disputes
Examples of IP disputes the team have dealt with include:
Blake Morgan has made two key appointments to build on the success of its London-based commercial litigation practice.
Associate and Trade Mark Attorney Ben Evans has been published in the October/November 2016 edition of the CITMA Review.
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.
The recent case of National Guild of Removers and Storers Ltd v Bee Moved Ltd demonstrates the dangers of falsely claiming accreditation with an association.
A night club owner has been sentenced to three months imprisonment on a suspended sentence, in addition to payment of £5,177 damages to the claimant and £17,000 in costs, for playing sound recordings in public without a licence in contempt of court.
In October this year the High Court found the designated premises supervisor of a nightclub in Essex personally liable for authorising and procuring acts infringing copyright as a result of the unlicensed playing of sound recordings.
Now that the United Kingdom has voted to leave the EU there will be many aspects of business life that will be affected.
Now that the dust is settling on the UK's decision to leave the EU, our clients are asking what this means for them. Technology transfer will be affected by Brexit as the legal regime underpinning the protection and..
Associate and Trade Mark Attorney Ben Evans has been published in the June 2016 edition of the ITMA Review.