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British Gymnastics lands well in trade mark infringement proceedings

Published on 29 July 2020. By Joshua Charalambous, Senior Associate and Greg Burke, Associate

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The national governing body (NGB) for Gymnastics in Britain has succeeded in trade mark infringement and passing off proceedings against an organisation using the sign “UK Gymnastics”, in a Judgment which is likely to assist several Sport England and UK Sport-funded NGBs. In particular, it shows how to deal with organisations using signs which suggest they are an NGB (when they are not).

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So Long Blues

Published on 28 February 2020. By Ben Mark, Partner and Greg Burke, Associate

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Following our previous IP hub update, Glaxo has suffered fresh survey woes.

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Sandoz Purple leaves Glaxo Blue

Published on 12 November 2019. By Ben Mark, Partner and Greg Burke, Associate

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Surveys fail to persuade High Court of passing off.

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