Wasabi Frog Ltd v Boo Ltd and Another: ChD 4 Nov 2009

The claimant operated under the name/domain name of boohoo and boo, with associated trade marks in ‘boohoo’, and domain names including missboohoo.co.uk. They sought an interim injunction to restrain the defendant trading in the same area as missboo.co.uk.
Held: A sufficient likelihood of confusion was established, and damages would be an adequate remedy for the defendant if he claimant should fail. An injunction was granted. The defendant would be able to restart with a different domain name.

Judges:

Warren J

Citations:

[2009] EWHC 2767 (Ch)

Links:

Bailii

Jurisdiction:

England and Wales

Intellectual Property

Updated: 05 July 2022; Ref: scu.377854