Journal Article

The (Pantone) colour purple: a milky path home for Cadbury's trade mark

Rachel Montagnon and Joel Smith

in Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice

Volume 8, issue 3, pages 190-192
Published in print March 2013 | ISSN: 1747-1532
Published online March 2013 | e-ISSN: 1747-1540 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jiplp/jps217
The (Pantone) colour purple: a milky path home for Cadbury's trade mark

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In an appeal by Nestlé against Cadbury's trade mark registration for the colour purple, the High Court has allowed the ‘purple’ colour mark to remain on the Register but has restricted the specification to cover milk chocolate only, rather than allowing the wider ‘chocolate’ which had previously been allowed by the Registrar in respect of the types of goods listed in the specification.

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Subjects: Arbitration ; Intellectual Property Law

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