Virtuoso Legal Blog

The Designer Strikes Back

Are you a designer or an industrial manufacturer and have you been scratching your head recently at all this talk of section 52 of the Copyright, Design and Patent Act 1998? Well, here is...

Trunki Forced To Pack It’s Bags

Magmatic have finally lost their design right battle against PMS International at the Supreme Court. The decision, handed down by Lord Nuerenburg, confirmed the Court of Appeal view that the allegedly infringing “Kiddee” design...

Threats – What NOT to Do

As a business owner, it is sometimes very tempting to tell everyone that your patent or design has been copied or that trade mark has been infringed. Indeed, it may be true and it...