The IPKat's friends at the UK Intellectual Property Office (IPO) inform him that they have now received notification of a new case to the Court of Justice of the European Union for a preliminary ruling: it's Case C-583/12 Sintax Trading. According to the IPO,
This Kat duly clicked the link which, the IPO promised, led to the case itself and the questions referred forf a preliminary ruling, but he thinks he got there before they uploaded it since it wasn't there. Though the underlying litigation seems to be a design case, there's no note of it on the Class 99 blog either. Fortunately the Kat's friend at EU Law Radar has lots of useful information, which you can enjoy here.
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