InternationalUSRemember you can easily switch between MIP US and MIP International at any time

First hearing at Patents County Court

Simon Crompton, London

The first case management conference in London’s Patents County Court under new rules showed how Judge Birss will apply them to minimise costs wherever possible

For a first hearing, it began a little farcically. Anthony Knight, who was defending an action of trade mark and copyright infringement from fashion designer Vivienne Westwood, accused Birss of being biased, rude and arrogant.

Knight then didn’t turn up...

Please log in to read the rest of this article.

New to Managing Intellectual Property? Take advantage of free access to up to 5 articles on Managing IP and become a member today. It’s free to join and the benefits start straight away.

Already registered?

Please make sure you log in to read the rest of the article.

Log in

Join us now

Gain FREE access to up to five free articles when you register now.

Join here

Most read articles

Latest Country Updates