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The scope of protection given to black, white or grey trademarks will change as a result of a recent communication issued by the European Trade Mark and Design Network. The network, established by the Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market, aims at standardising practices and reducing differences in the treatment of trademarks and designs across the EU. The need for a convergence of practice arose as a result of differing approaches in member states regarding trademarks registered in black and...
Mainz-based WestImmo, the property unit of former WestLB in liquidation, posted more than doubled first half pre-tax profit to Â€40m despite not engaging in new business. The financier has been up for sale post-crisis after the collapse of its parent group.
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