Intellectual Property


Tanner De Witt expands IP Practice

Tanner De Witt announces the appointment of Douglas Clark as Partner to join its Intellectual Property practice. The appointment is effective today, Friday 1st September 2023. This marks a significant advancement in the firm’s strategic initiative to enhance its IP practice along with its litigation…Read More


Protecting Intellectual Property Rights in Hong Kong and China

Registration Registration of intellectual property rights can be a cost-effective way for a company to protect its IP assets. Note, however, that China and Hong Kong are separate jurisdictions, so registration in one jurisdiction does not extend protection to the other jurisdiction. IP owners must…Read More


Passing Off: The Jif Lemon Case (Reckitt & Colman Ltd v Borden Inc)

An article discussing the tort of passing off, with reference to the case Reckitt & Colman Ltd v Borden Inc [1990] 1 All E.R. 873, also known as the Jif Lemon case, a leading decision of the House of Lords on passing off. Passing off…Read More