Following our earlier post on the MAGMATIC LTD V PMS INTERNATIONAL LIMITED case involving the TRUNKI range of ride-on suitcases Magmatic appealed to the Supreme Court and on 9 March the appeal was dismissed and the Court of Appeal’s finding of non-infringement was upheld.
In our New Law Journal article this month, we examine the implications for design right holders of the latest judgment, with a focus on the Supreme Court’s findings on three key criticisms by the Court of Appeal:
- Overall impression
- Lack of ornamentation in the Trunki RCD
- The two-tone colouring of the RCD
Read our article in the New Law Journal Here