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Patents, Trade Marks and Design Rights: Groundless Threats

17 July 2013

The IP Federation has submitted a response to the Law Commission consultation relating to their Patents, Trade Marks and Design Rights: Groundless Threats project with deadline 17 July 1013.

 
The IP Federation agrees with the general consensus that the unlawful threats provisions should be retained in some form. The main problems we see with the current law are that it is too complex (owing, in large part, to the differences in the threats provisions with respect to different IPRs) and, in places, overly broad.
 
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