26 August 2022TrademarksSarah Speight

Q&A: Mark Caddle on House of Zana vs Zara

The high-profile case demonstrates the need for small businesses to undergo early trademark clearance searches, the Withers & Rogers attorney tells WIPR.

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29 April 2022   Spanish fashion retailer Zara has threatened Darlington, England, independent boutique “House of Zana” with legal action if it does not change its “conceptually identical” branding.
2 December 2021   Spanish retail giant Inditex, which owns the Zara brand, has failed to convince the EU General Court to extend its “Zara” trademark for food products and restaurant services.