Areas of work
5RB provides intellectual property expertise. We provide a structure for focussed, integrated and flexible intellectual property services to clients, drawing on the wealth of wider media and entertainment experience already in chambers. We also provide intellectual property services outside the media context.
The core areas of work undertaken include copyright, breach of confidence, passing off, contractual disputes, advertising, the Data Protection Act 1998, performers' rights and moral rights. Other work undertaken includes trade mark work outside the sphere of comparative advertising, database right, design right and telecommunications/broadcasting regulation.
5 recent Intellectual Property cases
Phillips v (1) News Group Newspapers Ltd (2) Glenn Mulcaire; Coogan v (1) News Group Newspapers Ltd (2) Glenn Mulcaire
 EWCA Civ 48
 EWCA Civ 1328
16 December 2009