Practice Notes: Trade

Court of Appeal supports LME warehouse loading decision

Rusal seeks permission to appeal to the Suprem

28 Oct 2014

Investment threshold for Tier 1 UK visa doubled

The government has potentially missed an opportunity to attract further investment from foreign national

20 Oct 2014

Safeguards needed for innocent third parties in website blocking cases

High Court delivers landmark judgment in trade mark dispute between luxury brands an

20 Oct 2014

Tobacco producers feel put out

Cigarette manufacturers are foolish to believe that plain packaging violates their trademark rights, says Dr Enric

11 Apr 2014

Reforming private enforcement of competition law

Parallel proposals in Europe and Britain, aimed at improving redress for consumers for breaches of competition law, take different approaches on key policy

20 Oct 2013

European briefing | Ignorance is bliss: lawyers' advice as justification for non-compliance

Ignorance of the law is no defence, but can defendants shield behind 
legal advice which is later deemed inapplicable, asks Paul Stanle

16 Jul 2013

Update | IP/IT: Information in the cloud, consumer rights directive

Susan Singleton reviews cases about the use of surveys in trademark disputes, e-books and competition law, businesses’s liability in relation to data held

11 Jan 2013

Unmasking the touts

Revealing the identity of sellers on ticket re-sale websites ?is not a breach of privacy, the Supreme Court has ruled. ?John Doherty and Clare Arthur

04 Jan 2013

Tribunal awards exemplary damages for competition law breach

The first award of exemplary damages for abuse of dominant position in the Cardiff buses’ war demonstrates the relevance of competition law for small

05 Oct 2012

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