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RPC Bites 38 – Green Claims Code gets the green light, McDonald's announces new plant-based products and EU to UK import controls delayed until 2022

Published on 12 October 2021. By Ciara Cullen, Partner and Ben Mark, Partner and Sarah Mountain, Senior Associate and Dani Barnes, Associate and Ellie Ward, Associate and Harpreet Kaur, Associate

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Welcome to RPC Bites. Our aim in the next 2 minutes is to provide you with a flavour of some key legal, regulatory and commercial developments in the Food & Drink sector over the last fortnight… with the occasional bit of industry gossip thrown in for good measure. Enjoy!!

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Tread Bentley when expanding your product offering

Published on 08 January 2020. By Dani Barnes, Associate and Georgia Davis, Of Counsel

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The High Court held that luxury car manufacturer Bentley Motors infringed BENTLEY clothing firm's trade marks.

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"Loss" in Translation

Published on 31 October 2018. By Ben Mark, Partner and Dani Barnes, Associate

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IPEC judge lifts costs cap of £25,000 for an inquiry as to damages

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Barton bets big and loses: sanctions, mitigation and next steps

Published on 15 May 2017. By Joshua Charalambous, Senior Associate and Dani Barnes, Associate

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What is the appropriate sanction for breaching the prohibition on betting on football matches, and what effect will mitigating factors have on the sanction?

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Has Brexit cancelled Christmas?

Published on 25 November 2016. By Dani Barnes, Associate

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The pressure is on for brands to compete for advertising success. But what is it about the festive period that encourages brands to spend increasingly eye-watering sums year on year? And has Brexit impacted brands' willingness to splash their cash on adverts this Christmas?

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