It is a mere month until Christmas and an IPKat reader has sent the IPKat a couple of ditties that combine the festive spirit with IP awareness.
Is it time (he asks) to think of case reports via the medium of Christmas carols?
eg.. to the tune of 'Silent Night'
"Henkel's fightOr, to the tune of 'We three kings':
Shape of white
reminiscent of a kite
Like detergent tab
OHIM said no
Inherent distinctiveness Henkel did show
Shaped like crystal it won...
Shaped like crystal it won..."
"We three heads of Remington areChorus:
Philips shape we stole from afar
High Court law suits
Trade mark pursuits
over exclusionary bar..."
"Justice Rimer found the shape functional,The IPKat says, start practising now and you too can impress your friends and loved ones.
they can't escape small additions non-essential
Philips have lost trade mark rights..."