Trademarks

Serjeants’ expert trade mark attorneys recently triumphed at the specialist Intellectual Property Enterprise Court with a successful trade mark infringement claim that prevented a similar business to that of its client operating under an almost identical name. Whilst at first that seems like a straightforward case,...

2017 has been a notable year for high profile intellectual property disputes that have had a major impact on UK patent and trade mark registrations and infringements. Serjeants’ Tim Cadman highlights the key points from a few of the more significant cases that have taken place...

Serjeants' Senior Associate, Tim Cadman, comments on the IP issues surrounding the new shape of the Toblerone chocolate bar in an article published in World IP Review (WIPR): Toblerone may need new IP strategy after weight loss....

On 23 March 2016 a new Regulation will come into force that makes many changes to the Community Trade Mark (CTM) system. The main changes that CTM owners, and those looking to apply for a CTM, need to know are:- • The CTM will be renamed...

This question often arises so we've produced an information sheet which we hope might be useful. You can read it here: What's a good trade mark.   Don't hesitate to get in touch if you'd like to talk further about trade marks or any other forms of IP. ...