O2’s bubble bursts as it loses trademark case – The Times

Posted June 13th, 2008 in advertising, news, trade marks by sally

“O2, the British mobile operator, has lost its four-year battle with rival 3 over the use of its bubble trademark in a television advertisement.”

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The Times, 12th June 2008

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Freedom Of Information: Watchdog targets government and public institutions – The Independent

Posted June 13th, 2008 in freedom of information, special report by sally

“The dawn of the Freedom of Information age was supposed to bring a shift in government attitudes to secrecy. So why, asks Robert Verkaik, Law Editor, has the Information Commissioner made a call for greater disclosure?”

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The Independent, 13th June 2008

Source: www.independent.co.uk

Podcast 56: With Carl Gardner on 42 days… – Charon QC

Posted June 13th, 2008 in podcasts by sally

“Today, on the day after the government squeezed through with their proposal to extend the detention without charge period from 28 to 42 days, I talk with Carl Gardner, author of the Head of Legal blog.

We discuss: 42 days – The deals – What happens when it gets to the Lords and find time to look at what the Irish are doing with their referendum on The Lisbon Treaty.”


Charon QC, 12th June 2008

Source: www.charonqc.wordpress.com

“Charon QC” is the blogging pseudonym of Mike Semple Piggot, editor of insitelaw newswire.