coffee_beans.jpgIPNews® –  The European Patent Office this week struck down a Patent related to Nespresso coffee machines.

Nestle-owned Nespresso suffered the major blow as the European Patent Office invalidated a patent that it granted two years ago.  The revocation of the patent, which covered the way the Nespresso devices handle its custom made coffee pods

candy-easter-cadbury.jpgIPNews® – Cadbury PLC succeeded on Monday in its attempts to obtain valid United Kingdom trademark protection for the shade of purple it uses to package its chocolate products, according to news reports.

The shade Pantone 2865C has acquired enough distinctiveness in its association with Cadbury’s milk chocolate and chocolate beverages to deserve trademark rights