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Unjustified Threats of Infringement Proceedings An important aspect of managing your IP rights is enforcement. If you discover that a person is, for example, offering...
June 2017
Beck Greener at INTA in Barcelona The Beck Greener Trade Marks Department are just back from this year’s International Trademark Association (INTA) Annual Meeting, held in Barcelona.
May 2017
Beck Greener seeks to slay a Dragon Award We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for the Heart of the City Award in this year’s Lord Mayor’s...
May 2017
Haven’t a break - Court of Appeal gives two fingers to four fingered Kit Kat What’s this? -It’s a Kit Kat, isn’t it? Is it though? -Well, it looks like a Kit Kat. But is that enough? -Enough for...
May 2017
Beck Greener Partner recommended in the World Trademark Review 2017 We are thrilled to announce that Partner and Chartered Trademark Attorney, Ian Bartlett, has been recommended in the...
May 2017
Beck Greener is attending INTA in Barcelona There are just a few days to go before Beck Greener’s Trade Marks Department will be attending the International Trademark Association (INTA) Annual Meeting , held in Barcelona from 20 May until 24 May 2017. The conference represents a great opportunity to meet with existing and new clients and contacts working in trade marks and Intellectual Property. If you would like to meet with one of our Trade Marks Team at INTA please email us.
May 2017
Bad faith, hope and a case about tea When an application for a trade mark is filed in the UK, the applicant must make a declaration that they are either a)...
May 2017
SPCs – Combination product must be a “distinct invention” (1) Teva UK Limited (2) Accord Healthcare Limited (3) Generics (UK) Limited trading as Mylan v Merck Sharp and Dohme...
May 2017
Tenaris lose connection to priority application This recent decision from the EPO’s Board of Appeal serves as a reminder of the importance of the timely assignment of...
May 2017
IP and Licensing – Potential Pitfalls for Inventors Beck Greener Partner Avi Freeman presented an IP and Licensing talk covering the challenges of Patents, Design...
April 2017

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