January features

Putting an end to the party

Simon Brydon examines the impact of illegal streaming and explains how it can be tackled

4th Jan 2022 | CITMA Review feature

Perspective: On being brave

Michelle Ward reflects on the response she received when setting up her own practice

4th Jan 2022 | CITMA Review feature

Caring for carers

Many of the UK’s legal professionals regularly carry out caring duties. But who’s looking after them?

4th Jan 2022 | CITMA Review feature

How to buy into bona vacantia

Drawing on her post-Brexit experience, Cherrie Stewart brings us up to date on the process for purchasing IP rights from the Crown

4th Jan 2022 | CITMA Review feature

Be a career boss

What can you do to take charge of your progression?

4th Jan 2022 | CITMA Review feature

Letter from IPReg: our important mission

Lord Chris Smith issues a timely reminder of why IP is vital to our post-COVID recovery

4th Jan 2022 | CITMA Review feature

 

January case comments

Face race

Facebook’s solid reputation swung the decision, writes Kasongo Swana

4th Jan 2022 | Case comment

Game over for Sony

Showing the same letters in the same sequence does not lead straight to visual similarity, warns Sarah Husslein

4th Jan 2022 | Case comment

Stirred by shaken

The HO was moved to find for the Opponent, explains Peter Collie

4th Jan 2022

It’s a lock

Abdulmalik Lawal reports on a decision in favour of Huawei which took a strict stance on similarity

4th Jan 2022 | Case comment

Spirited dispute

The arguments around use of an angelic mark are summarised by Briffa

4th Jan 2022 | Case comment

A difficulty of position

Could a change in orientation be enough to differentiate between marks, asks Lisa Ormrod

4th Jan 2022 | Case comment

Power play

Anna Caruso covers a decision that backs a reclassification of a mark as a colour

4th Jan 2022 | Case comment

 

January regulars

Events calendar: January 2022

Explore our upcoming events

4th Jan 2022

Insider: President’s Welcome

Looking forward to being face to face

4th Jan 2022 | CITMA Review feature

TM20: Gail Nicol

Gail Nicol... is enjoying an indulgence

4th Jan 2022 | CITMA Review feature