Examples of work - Enforcement
UK BROADCASTER, TELECOMMUNICATION COMPANY AND BROADBAND PROVIDER
We were instructed in defence of an urgent Comparative Advertising/Trade Mark infringement claim in the High Court.
FILM AND TELEVISION PRODUCER
Providing ongoing advice and assistance with regard to various leaks of highly confidential plot and character information and the sale online of infringing copies of confidential early concept artwork and images of props connected with the production and filming in the UK of films.
Assisting a well-known drinks producer in enforcing its intellectual property rights in the UK through infringement actions and oppositions. Such actions relate to brand enforcement and tackling counterfeit goods and merchandise.
CONSUMER GOODS COMPANY AND RETAILER
Defended an action for trade mark infringement brought against our client in the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court. Following receipt of the claim form, we were instructed to file an acknowledgement of service and a defence, and defended a summary judgment hearing. The case was ultimately resolved satisfactory.
CONSUMER GOODS COMPANY
Defended an action in the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court which progressed through all the different stages including a trial. We assisted the client with filing all the court documents, disclosure, witness statements and preparation for trial.
Acting for a leading toy company in protecting and enforcing its intellectual property rights in the UK. This also involved assisting the client to obtain suitable trade mark protection and implementing an anti-counterfeiting strategy.
Acting for a large retail client in a claim in the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court concerning the passing off of the shape of the client's product/get-up by UK and German competitors.
Acting for a food retailer in a claim in the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court concerning copyright infringement of multiple photographs copied from its website and published on a competitor's website.