M&S Sues Aldi again!

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Back in April, M&S commenced legal action against Aldi over its Cuthbert the caterpillar cake infringing on M&S’s Colin the caterpillar trade mark. Now, it has been reported that M&S is suing Aldi for design infringement. M&S claims that Aldi’s gold flake blackberry and clementine gin liqueurs are ‘strikingly similar’ to its range of Christmas […]

No more blame in divorce proceedings from 6 April 2022

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The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020 will become law from 6 April 2022. Under the legislation married couples will be able to divorce without having to cite blame. Until 6 April 2022, only one spouse can apply for divorce, asserting blame with one of the five facts which are, behaviour, adultery, five years separation, […]

Abba sues UK tribute act for trade mark infringement!

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The Swedish pop band Abba have sued a UK tribute act called Abba Mania for trade mark infringement. The lawsuit states that the “defendants have not obtained written consent from the claimant or any representative of the claimant to use the Abba mark or infringing Abba Mania mark. The goods and services offered by the […]