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
New Rules for Genetic Researchers
12 October 2014 saw the Nagoya Protocol coming into force. Intended to ensure the fair sharing of genetic resources between users and providers, the convention requires that there is a Prior Informed Consent (PIC) of the “country of origin” and also Mutually Agreed Terms (MAT) for use of the benefits arising from that access. The Protocol […]