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IP weekly highlights—28 November 2019

IP weekly highlights—28 November 2019
Published on: 28 November 2019
Published by: LexisPSL
  • IP weekly highlights—28 November 2019
  • In this issue:
  • Patents
  • Hair lightening patent—claim amendments, construction and fresh evidence (L’Oreal v Liqwd)
  • Denials, non-admissions and confidentiality in patent proceedings (JCB v Manitou)
  • Patents Court applies the Actavis questions (Excel-Eucan v Source Vagabond Systems)
  • Patent for cable network communication system held invalid (Technetix v Teleste)
  • European Patent Office release new Espacenet to improve user access to patent documents
  • Copyright
  • Copyright—IPEC dismisses infringement claim in celebrity bedlinen case (Ashley Wilde v BCPL)
  • More...

Article summary

This week's edition of IP weekly highlights includes analysis of the Court of Appeal judgment in L’Oreal v Liqwd which upheld the finding of validity and infringement of Olaplex’s hair lightening patent, the IPEC’s decision in Ashley Wilde v BCPL to dismiss a claim of copyright infringement of an original artistic work, the IPEC’s ruling in Shnuggle v Munchkin concerning a baby bath design dispute, and the EU IPO’s publication of its 2025 strategic plan. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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