Discovering case-law and IP in the candy industry.
Good morning everyone. Hope you all had a relaxing weekend. For this week’s weekly news:
New tool to prove date of creation; the battle of the Gruyère
Tequila vs. Heineken and Yoko Ono filing copyright and confidentiality infringement claim against Seaman
Apple accused of copyright infringement regarding its emojis, Caboom infringing Knievel's trade mark rights, Facebook's new tool to protect and manage photos
Banksy losing its trade mark over the Flower Thrower, Messi registering his surname as a trade mark and Advocate General Spuznar's opinion on embedding through inline linking
Nike succesful in the footWARE case and the latest opinion in the Star Taxi case
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Amazon advertising trade mark infringing products, Europol taking down one of the biggest piracy group, and the birth in Spain of a new collective management organisation
We are back from a little summer hiatus. Today we are bringing you a potential patent infringement by TikTok, theft of confidential information in the fashion industry, potential patent infringement by Apple, Apple going after the PrePear trade mark because of the pear shaped logo, Dior failing to block "pretty savage" registration in the UK and copyright infringement in the adult entertainment industry.