IPEC (small claims) awards costs to the Defendant for unreasonable behaviour by the Claimants.
This decision shows that it is Orders that are appealed, not the reasons for the Orders, and that the Court is open to allowing further evidence to be adduced, even after judgment, in […]
Following the insolvency of ITechIT Limited, the Claimant acquired its assets, goodwill and name, including the copyright in a piece of proprietary software. The Defendant was incorporated shortly afterwards and contacted the former […]
An application to the IPEC for permission for alternative means of service in China to be deemed to be good service. The court recognised that the absence of proper service might prevent any […]
Passing off claim concerning the use of the sign ‘PRICK’ by both a tattoo artist (the senior user) and a cactus shop. Whilst the court found that at least one individual had been […]
The Defendant advertised its own brand of flagpole using the Amazon listing of the Claimant (which incorporated its trade mark). The Court found that this amounted to trade mark infringement and passing off […]