Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 276 (Jan)
Court: Chancery Division

Laddie J

Representation Adrian Speck (instructed by Morgan Cole) for the claimant.
  Richard Arnold QC (instructed by Herbert Smith) for the first defendant.
  Guy Burkill (instructed by Simmons & Simmons) for the second defendant.
Judgment Dates: 30 January 2002


Design right - Infringement - Damages - Additional damages - Claimant alleging infringement of freezer cabinet display unit by defendants - Whether unit produced by second defendant at request of first defendant infringing design right of claimant - ss 97(2), 213(3), 229(3).

The Case

In proceedings for infringement of the claimant's design right in respect of a chest-style, freezer display cabinet, the court ruled that, on the evidence, the claimant's claim would succeed in relation to the design of the unit as a whole.

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