Two rings of a telephone not distinctive? Two and a half years for a decision that sounds like common sense

By Meale, D.

A sound may be registered as an EU trade mark if it is distinctive and, under the old law (pre-2015 EU Trade Mark package), capable of graphical representation. Quite where the line is to be drawn at the lower end of distinctiveness might, given the peculiarities of the EU trade …read more

Source:: Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice