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Kiwi toy maker Zuru wins Bunch O Balloons battle against US company

4 December 2017. Posted by Sébastien Aymeric .

James & Wells Associate Sébastien Aymeric has commented in a Stuff.co.nz article on the Zuru v Telebrands Case. 

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A new patent system for Europe

4 December 2017. Posted by Richard Clement .

Major changes to the way European patents are dealt with are underway. A new type of European patent, commonly referred to as the “Unitary Patent”, will be available. The Unitary Patent will allow a single patent to have effect in every participating European country, without the need to “validate” the patent in individual countries as is currently required to give effect to a “classical” European patent.

Along with the Unitary Patent, a new Unified Patent Court (“UPC”) will be set up to hear cases relating to Unitary Patents. 

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