Wombles, Red Bull and the Mi-Pad – Today’s Interesting IP


Interesting Intellectual Property – Thursday 7 December 2017

‘Womble’ name trademarked after Bond Dickinson tie-up – Lawyer 2B https://buff.ly/2ks9oAh
UCD sues pharma startup for slice of €100m biotech pie – Independent.ie https://buff.ly/2kug3Ke
WIPR survey: Red Bull should be allowed blue/silver trademark https://buff.ly/2Aii7MR
IPPro The internet | Disney claims three in domain dispute | ipprotheinternet.com https://buff.ly/2zW7laE
Another Reason To Distinguish Alcohol Markets In Trademarks: Actual Infringement Defended By Use Across Alcohol Products https://buff.ly/2B90AXc
EU court rules in Apple’s favour in trademark case https://buff.ly/2krJug9
UK trademark attorneys could lose £1.7bn annually post-Brexit, CITMA warns – Intellectual Property Magazine https://buff.ly/2B9PX6G
LSPN Europe 2017: Tips for choosing your pharma product name https://buff.ly/2BR4v8c
PXG fires back at TaylorMade with new patent infringement claims – Golf Digest https://buff.ly/2AiEOQU
AIB must hand over account details in case alleging cyber fraud https://buff.ly/2BR4K2X
Law Firm Files Applications to Register #METOO and #METOO CLAIMS as Trademarks for Legal Services https://buff.ly/2ktG50u
More BMW EVs on the way as the company trademarks i1 to i9 https://buff.ly/2ktKMHu
Coders Beware: Licensing Issues Abound for Ether Apps – CoinDesk https://buff.ly/2zVuiLa
Challenge to Privacy Shield by Digital Rights Ireland Dismissed by EU General Court | Lexology https://buff.ly/2ksce8C
INTA Brand Authenticity Conference (Report 4): Brands, social media and CSR https://buff.ly/2Ba50gx
Google pulls YouTube access from Amazon devices as feud rumbles on https://buff.ly/2AiEuBG
Australia stung by N. Zealand bid to trademark manuka honey https://buff.ly/2BQz9i4
Where Credit’s Due: Budweiser Goes The Cool And Funny Route On Microbrewery’s ‘Dilly Dilly’ Craft IPA https://buff.ly/2AiEoKk
New children’s hospital faces legal action over ‘Phoenix’ name https://buff.ly/2B97yeL
The Red Bull colours: no trade mark registration for indeterminate colour combination https://buff.ly/2AgSzQ6
Academics dispute UCD’s claim to share of their firm – Independent.ie https://buff.ly/2zW0n5j
Re-registered domain names used for trademark infringements | Lexology https://buff.ly/2B8ZBGu
New bill to criminalise ‘political bots’ on social media | Irish Legal News https://buff.ly/2ktrPVr
CJEU rules on Cloud Recorder: Transmission constitutes a communication to the public that requires the right holders consent | LimeGreenIP News https://buff.ly/2Ahjprg
Sazerac settles trademark spat over ‘double-barreled’ https://buff.ly/2BQrIHA

About the author 

Brian Conroy

I am a Trademark, Corporate and Commercial Litigation Solicitor with a background in the media industry. I specialise in Data Protection, Media, and Intellectual Property Law, both contentious and non-contentious. I trained with McCann FitzGerald in Dublin, and spent 13 years working within the Denis O'Brien owned Communicorp Group of radio stations. For further information or to arrange a consultation or call back phone Leman Solicitors on 01 6393000

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