The nuts and bolts of trademark consent and coexistence agreements
While coexistence and consent agreements can be useful tools for protecting trademarks and avoiding litigation, parties entering into them must draft them with great care and be mindful of the potential pitfalls
While consent and coexistence agreements are common tools to resolve trademark disputes, numerous issues should be considered before entering into one. This article analyses the legal and business rationales for both consent and coexistence agreements, outlines how they work and then examines some of the risks attached to such agreements and how to minimise them.
Want to read more?
Register to access two of our subscriber only articles per month
Subscribe for unlimited access to articles, in-depth analysis and research from the World Trademark Review experts
What our customers are saying
The searchable online World Trademark Review database is a valuable research tool.
Subscribe to World Trademark Review to receive access to the full range of trademark intelligence, insight, and case law, as well as our guides, rankings and daily market insight delivered to your inbox.