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GCRC Interview: Nick Fenner, Partner at TLT Solicitors

StyleCounsel is the GCRC’s latest sector that will be focusing on fashion and retail law. Enter the StyleCounsel community to read the latest interviews with GCs of some of the leading companies in the world. Read our exclusive interview with Nick Fenner, Partner at TLT Solicitors, who talks about strategies for retail success, brand protection and social media.    What ... Read More »

Addressing the gender balance. Again.

Bringing women into the square mile

Bringing more women back into the square mile seemed to be the theme of the day yesterday. Two reports published yesterday talk about bringing in incentives to bring more women into the city – one was an article published in City AM about bringing women into finance; and the other, published on The Lawyer, reports that Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) ... Read More »

Lastest News – LVMH and Google trademark case

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LVMH and Google have agreed to work together to combat the sale of online counterfeit goods. The agreement follows almost 10 years of litigation over complaints by LVMH that Google Adwords service was enabling counterfeiters to sell their products on the back of LVMH brands. Google says it will honour valid complaints from brand owners and restrict their rivals’ use of trademarked keywords in ... Read More »

Thomas Pink wins trademark case against Victoria’s Secret

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Thomas Pink wins trademark case against Victoria’s Secret Last week the High Court of Justice ruled that Victoria’s Secret PINK  secondary line had infringed Thomas Pink’s trademark PINK. The court held that the average customer was likely to be confused by the PINK signs and that the luxury shirt marker’s reputation could be risked by Victoria’s Secret’s “sexy, mass market appeal”. ... Read More »