The UK is leaving the EU on January 31, 2020.
As a result, there will be no changes on patents, but for holders of EU and IR (designating the EU) trademark and design. However, these changes will not take effect within 2020
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Just in time for the holiday shopping season, Müller Schupfner & Parter ensured that a wave of cease and desist letters was quickly stopped. The letters were sent to distributors of merchandise licensed by one of the large US film studios. […] Read more
The Munich Higher Regional Court (Oberlandesgericht) allowed the negative declaratory judgement brought by Gum-Tech s.r.o against Conradi + Kaiser GmbH. Gum-Tech successfully defended itself against the accusation of patent infringement (decision from September 19, 2019, file no. 6 U 2558/18). […] Read more
The company ORTLIEB attacks advertisements appearing when entering the search terms „Ortlieb bicycle bag“, „Ortlieb luggage bag“ or „Ortlieb outlet“ in Google linking to an Amazon offer overview and forwarding to offers of competitors. […] Read more