Newman v Pinto: CA 1887

Bowen LJ said: ‘A lie may be told by a box just as well as by the mouth of an individual.’


Bowen LJ


(1887) 4 RPC 508


England and Wales

Cited by:

CitedChocosuisse, Kraft Jacobs Suchard (Schweiz) Ag, Chocoladefabriken Lindt and Sprungli (Schweiz) Ag v Cadbury Limited PatC 29-Oct-1997
The plaintiffs brought actions in passing off against the defendant company in respect of their chocolate products. They objected to the use of the terms ‘Swiss Chocolate’ applied to chocolates not made in Switzerland.
Held: The claimant had . .
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Intellectual Property

Updated: 14 May 2022; Ref: scu.239136