brand identity

Three stripes and you’re out!

We can all sympathise with a company trying to protect its brand identity, indeed this is exactly why we have a trade mark registration system. However, this system does have limits and every-so-often those limits are tested rather extensively. This is particularly true of the recent saga with an EU trade mark held by adidas……

Contract, scrambled letters

Contracts and the B-word

Those of you who follow British politics closely may have heard about something called “Brexit”. Don’t worry if you haven’t, it’s been kept quite under the radar, but I’m here to tell you that it’s actually quite a big deal. In short, the UK is going to be leaving the EU on 29 March 2019…