IP disputes

IP disputes guidance:

What are the Business and Property Courts? The Business and Property Courts (B&PCs) came into operation on 2 October 2017 as a single umbrella for certain specialist...

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As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an implementation...

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A common IP dispute is where one party—in this note usually the claimant—alleges infringement of its patent and the defendant challenges the patent’s validity. Such...

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As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an implementation...

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As of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with the Withdrawal Agreement, the UK has entered an implementation...

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Produced in partnership with Leigh Callaway of Fladgate LLP This Agreement is made the day of 20[insert year] Parties: 1 [insert name of party], a company registered in...

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Produced in partnership with Leigh Callaway of Fladgate LLP This Agreement is made the day of 20[insert year] Parties: 1 [insert name of party], a company registered in...

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STOP PRESS: Note that amendments to CPR PD 22 regarding statements of truth will come into force on 6 April 2020. The changes address the issue of cases where a witness...

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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note is intended to act as a guide to the main changes implemented through the recast...

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This new starter guide provides an introduction to intellectual property (IP) law. It is aimed at trainee solicitors and those who are new to IP as a practice area. This...

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Background The Intellectual Property Enterprise Court ( IPEC ) is a specialist list of the Intellectual Property List (Chancery Division) which is intended to provide...

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Introduction to the Intellectual Property Enterprise Court The Intellectual Property Enterprise Court ( IPEC ) is a specialist list of the Intellectual Property List...

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An interim injunction is a temporal remedy that is issued by a court at an early stage of legal proceedings. An interim injunction may require a party to do a specific...

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'Electronic disclosure' is the proper management of large volumes of electronically stored information (ESI) whether encountered in a pre-action or post-issue context....

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This Practice Note provides an overview of the mediation process and some of the key practical issues that a practitioner needs to consider. There is nothing unique about...

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Introduction to arbitration This Practice Note sets out a summary of the advantages and disadvantages of choosing arbitration for resolving IP disputes. It covers the...

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This Practice Note compares patents, supplementary protection certificates (SPCs), trade secrets, copyright, database rights, design rights, trade marks and causes of...

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This new starter guide provides an introduction to copyright law. It focuses on highlighting the basic principles that apply and includes numerous links to other...

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This new starter guide provides an introduction to database law. It focuses on highlighting the basic principles that apply and includes numerous links to other...

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This new starter guide provides an introduction to design rights. It focuses on highlighting the basic principles that apply and includes numerous links to other...

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This new starter guide provides an introduction to patent law. It focuses on highlighting the basic principles that apply and includes numerous links to other LexisNexis®...

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This new starter guide provides an introduction to trade marks. It focuses on highlighting the basic principles that apply and includes numerous links to other...

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[Insert name and address of recipient] Dear [insert organisation name], [Name of client] and confidential information 1 We are instructed by [insert name of client] of...

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Letter of claim [Alleged infringer’s name and address] [Date] Dear [insert organisation name] Copyright infringement: [Name and description of copyright works] We are...

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Letter of claim [Alleged infringer’s name and address] [Date] Dear [insert organisation name] [Copyright and] database right infringement: [Name and description of...

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[Alleged infringer’s name and address] [Date] Dear [insert organisation name], [REGISTERED DESIGN NUMBER AND DESCRIPTION] [We are instructed by [name of client] of...

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[Alleged infringer’s name and address] [Date] Dear [insert organisation name], [[UK OR EU] trade mark registration number [insert number]] We are writing on behalf of...

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[Infringer name and address] [Date] Dear [insert organisation name] Letter of claim—passing off: [Subject] We are writing on behalf of [name and address of client] (‘our...

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Letter of claim—patent infringement [Alleged infringer’s name and address] [Date] Dear [insert organisation name] [Insert patent number and title of patent] We are...

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Letter of claim [Alleged infringer’s name and address] [Date] Dear [insert organisation name] Copyright infringement: [Name and description of copyright works] We are...

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