“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:
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The European Commission has instigated non-compliance proceedings against the UK, for failing to tell it that they have transposed copyright provisions of the Marrakesh Treaty into national law. Chris Williams comments in the WIPR.
Partner Chris Williams gives his views on article 13 of the EU copyright directive in an article in World IP Review.
In a further signal to foreign businesses operating in China that the Chinese courts are willing to take a tough stance on IP infringement, Lego has won another IP claim in China.
Many of you will have seen Aldi's new Christmas advert featuring Kevin the Carrot driving a bright orange truck through a snowy forest, past the homes of excited children waiting for Christmas. Xiao Hui Eng discusses the possible IP issues involved.
On 25 September 2018 the UK Intellectual Property Office ("IPO") updated its guidance on Brexit and its impact on trade marks, specifically EUTMs.
After consulting on changes to patent fees last year, the UK's Intellectual Property Office ('the IPO') has now confirmed that UK patent fees will increase as of 6 April 2018...
Adidas has filed a claim at the United States Patent and Trademark Office to oppose a trademark application submitted by ELEAGUE. Our expert explains what has happened in the case so far.
In a recent appeal decision by the ECJ, an EU General Court decision was upheld in respect of the word mark Chempioil and an earlier figurative mark Champion. Our expert explains the case and the outcome.