The General Court was not entitled to reject an opposition brought under Article 8(5) of the Union Trade Mark Regulation on the ground that there was no evidence of a reduction in the 'attractiveness' of the earlier marks

IPPT20200304, CJEU, Burlington v Burlington Arcade

'Stairway to heaven' copyright dispute won by Led Zeppelin


UK will not be part of the UPC


"HGF continues to expand with the announcement of two new Partners"


EU tender copyright and new technologies


AI inventorship uncertainty because of EPO decision


The Copyright Directive must be interpreted as not precluding a rebuttable presumption that the performer has authorised the exploitation of his performances

IPPT20191114, CJEU, Spedidam v INA

CJEU about 'unauthorised use of variety constituents’ of Article 13(2)(a) Community Plant Variety Rights Regulation

IPPT20191219, CJEU, Variedades Vegetales Protegidas

Google may refuse to accede to a request for de-referencing of personal data falling within the special categories only if it is strictly necessary for protecting the freedom of information of internet users

IPPT20190924, CJEU, GC v Google

V.O. strengthens its position in Belgium


HGF Brand protection beyond Brexit report


Foodstuffs from occupied territories may not carry the predicate 'from Israel'

IPPT20191112, CJEU, Organisation juive européenne v ministre de l'Économic