The claimant appealed against rejection of its claim for trade mark infrimgement. It had a goodwill in China, and, it claimed among the chinese community in the UK. The claimant’s appeal was dismissed.
Patten, Pitchford LJJ, Sir John Mummery
 EWCA Civ 1465,  ECC 4,  FSR 20
England and Wales
At ChD – Starbucks (HK) Ltd and Others v British Sky Broadcasting Group Plc and Others ChD 2-Nov-2012
The claimants asserted infringement by the defendants of their registered Community Trade Mark by their announcement of a new TV station ‘NOW TV’. The defendants in turn challenged the validity of the mark.
Held: The court found that a . .
SeeAlso – Starbucks (Hk) Ltd v British Sky Broadcasting Group Plc and Others CA 13-Sep-2012
Appeal from – Starbucks (HK) Ltd and Another v British Sky Broadcasting Group Plc and Others SC 13-May-2015
The court was asked whether, as the appellants contended, a claimant who is seeking to maintain an action in passing off need only establish a reputation among a significant section of the public within the jurisdiction, or whether, as the courts . .
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Updated: 26 November 2021; Ref: scu.518039