Deep breaths: Glaxos two-tone colour mark ruled invalid by High Court

By Fields, D., Lloyd, B.

In a summary judgment application brought by Sandoz in its counterclaim for a declaration of invalidity of Glaxo’s ‘two shades of purple’ colour trade mark for inhalers, the High Court held that Glaxo’s mark was invalidly registered under Article 4 of the EU Trade Mark Regulation (207/2009/EC) (EUTMR). The mark, …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice