Practice

Intellectual Property

Your ideas. Your innovations. Your brand. Our IP practice understands that these assets make your business unique, and we know how to protect them.

Representative experience

Advising Merck & Co., Inc. (Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA) in a trademark, domain name, and social media dispute with Merck KGaA. over use of the name “Merck” in Europe and the U.S.

Acting for Lilly in the landmark patent dispute Actavis v Eli Lilly. The UK Supreme Court ruled in favor of Lilly, reversing two earlier decisions. Lilly was also successful in the German Supreme Court.

Representing leading technology giants in their multijurisdictional and local patent disputes, including BlackBerry, Dell, HTC, KPN, and Motorola.

Manging the EUTM portfolio and EUTM and Pan-European conflicts of multinational companies like Dell, Estée Lauder, Mars, Starbucks, Billabong, Kenneth Cole, Euronews, Asahi Europe, Ocean Spray, and Ferring.

Managing Deutsche Telekom's global trademark and domain name portfolio, and advising on complex color mark and other nontraditional trademark litigation in Europe and the U.S.

Representing uPI Semiconductor in a defense of an ITC enforcement proceeding brought by Richtek Technology involving Richtek's allegations of patent infringement and trade secret misappropriation.

Representing a U.S. game software company and its Chinese licensee to successfully obtain an interim injunction from Guangzhou IP Court against an infringing mobile game.

We filed and won the first paperless eUDRP case in a domain-name dispute before WIPO on behalf of a leading mobile phone manufacturer.

Advising SABMiller in the context of the mega merger between AB InBev and SABMiller – in which Asahi committed to acquire the Peroni, Grolsch, and Meantime brands globally.

Global IP counsel to the consortium of Audi AG, BMW Group, and Daimler AG on their €2.8bn acquisitions of Nokia's digital mapping unit HERE.

Hogan Lovells Publications

Imogen Fowler a sponsor at the Hogan Lovells Women's Tea – INTA 2019 LimeGreen IP News

Intellectual Property (IP) Partner Imogen Fowler sponsored the Hogan Lovells Women's Tea on 21 May 2019 at the Westin hotel.

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Awards and Rankings

MIP: Top 250 Women in IP 2019/20 LimeGreen IP News

Arlene Chow, Zhen (Katie) Feng, Imogen Fowler, Natalia Gulyaeva, and Julia Anne Matheson have been included in Managing Intellectual Property's Top 250 Women in IP list for 2019/20.

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French legal and regulatory update - April 2019

The Paris office of Hogan Lovells is pleased to provide this English language edition of our monthly e - newsletter, which offers a legal and regulatory update covering France and Europe...

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USPTO reiterates commitment to detect and prevent fraudulent foreign trademark applications LimeGreen IP News

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) recently reiterated its commitment to stemming the tide of inaccurate and fraudulent trademark applications originating primarily from China.

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Copycat Flattened by Patent & Trade Dress Jury Verdict in Win for Tieks Shoes

The maker of the Tieks ballet flat Gavrieli Brands walked away with over $2.1 million when a federal jury found Soto Massini’s competing designs infringed on Tieks’ patents and...

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Sponsorships and Speaking Engagements

ITC Practice: What Every IP Attorney and In-House Counsel Should Know

Ted Essex will be speaking at The John Marshall Law School Center for Intellectual Property, Information & Privacy Law.

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