WH Allen and Co v Brown Watson Ltd: 1965

Whenever a demand has been created by advertising, and better still if there are actual sales, the law can recognise it as sufficient reputation spawning potential goodwill and grant an injunction, and add to it the ancillary remedy of account of profits.


[1965] RPC 191


England and Wales

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CitedStarbucks (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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Intellectual Property

Updated: 12 April 2022; Ref: scu.566019