Cambridge Technology and Life Sciences Update — January 2014
We are pleased to launch our third Cambridge newsletter, providing legal news and updates for companies in Cambridge and the surrounding areas. This edition of the newsletter contains, among other things, our thoughts on the new employee shareholder status (effective from 1 September 2013), further details on the new share buy-back regime open to private companies and an article on the recent focus on the rules relating to the transfer of value between pharmaceutical and healthcare companies in light of ongoing concerns about a lack of transparency. You will also be able to find an overview of events and local news from around the Cambridge area…
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News from The Lawyer
Briefings from Taylor Wessing
When considering whether a sign ‘consists exclusively of the shape of goods that is necessary to obtain a technical result’, the court is not confined to looking at the sign as filed.
Iceland Foods applied to register in the UK the trademark ICELAND (both figurative and word marks) for fish, meat, game and poultry.
Analysis from The Lawyer
The city-state is working hard to become a global wealth management hub, and law firms are gearing up for a prosperous new world
Financial disputes are starting to dominate the English courts as the long-awaited fallout from the downturn finally comes to town