Author: Lakmal Walawage

Unfair Advantage

The Question of Unfair Advantage of Famous Reputation Brands: Online, Internationally and Programmatically

This blog is the second part of our series following our successful landmark ruling in the matter of Argos Ltd v Argos Systems Inc in the Court of Appeal. “Piggybacking” off a well known brand’s reputation? Lakmal Walawage looks at the question of unfair advantage online, through AdSense and outside the jurisdiction of famous brands.

The Designer Strikes Back

Are you a designer or an industrial manufacturer and have you been scratching your head recently at all this talk of section 52 of the Copyright, Design and Patent Act 1998? Well, here is...