Court of Appeal of England and Wales rules on validity of trade mark in light of prior existing localized goodwill

By Smith J, Morgan A.

Abstract

Caspian Pizza Limited, Behzad Zarandi, Nadar Zand, Caspian Franchise Holdings Limited v Maskeen Shah, Malvern Hills Estates Limited [2017] EWCA Civ 1874In Caspian v Shah the Court of Appeal of England and Wales considered whether a trade mark could be invalidated on the grounds of prior existing third party goodwill …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice