Category: Intellectual Property

Singer claims copyright dispute over song is over

The prominent American singer Lana Del Rey accused of copyright infringement by British rock band Radiohead has recently hinted that the dispute is over.

Nando’s intellectual property dispute with independent chicken shop

Fernando’s, a Reading-based restaurant specialising in chicken, is facing potential legal action as household name restaurant chain Nando’s has alleged that it has been infringing its intellectual property rights and must rebrand. The chicken shop has been accused of copying both Nando’s name and images.

Oscar winning film faces copyright infringement challenge

The Shape of Water recently won best picture at the Oscars. However, behind the scenes the filmmakers have been challenged by a copyright infringement lawsuit from the family of a Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright.

Patent fee changes are just around the corner

Changes to the fees charged for applying for or renewing a patent are to be increased from 6 April 2018, the Intellectual Property Office (IPO) has confirmed.