Colin the Caterpillar trademark dispute

It's gloves off between M&S and Aldi. With the venerable UK retailer claiming infriongement of their "Colin the Caterpillar" trademark by the discounter's Cuthbert the Caterpillar cake. Leading them to file an intellectual property claim with the High Court this week. M&... Morekeyboard_arrow_right

EU trademark - 25 years old!

The first EU trademark was registeredon 1st April 1996 so 25 years ago this month. Up until then only national registrations (Beneluxe aside) gave registered rights in EU countries.22,000 trademarks were applied for in that first month to the newly formed EUIPO in Alicante, then known asOHIM. D... Morekeyboard_arrow_right

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