The informed user's perception and a design's individual character

By Torelli, V.

In a scenario in which the freedom of the designer is limited and the informed user shows a higher level of attention when wishing to buy an umbrella, the General Court held that Senz’s highly wind-resistant umbrellas had individual character and deserved to be registered notwithstanding a challenge from invalidity …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice