Biotech Patent update on human embryos
The EU Court of Justice held on 18 December 2014 that a non-fertilised human ovum is not regarded as a human embryo unless it has an inherent capacity to develop into a human being. The fact that the ovum had been parthenogenetically-activated and had commenced a process of development was insufficient for it to be caught by […]
Rubik’s cube – a 3D Trade Mark!
The EU General Court has upheld the decision of OHIM’s Board of Appeal to reject an action filed by Simba Toys GmbH & Co to invalidate a Community Trade Registration for a 3D (shape) mark shown as