Mattel Successful on Appeal in SCRAMBLE Case

    April 2015

    In JW Spear & Sons Ltd v Zynga Inc ([2015] EWCA Civ 290, March 27 2015), the Court of Appeal has overturned a High Court decision and found that Mattel’s Community trademark (CTM) SCRAMBLE was valid and had been infringed by Zynga’s use of the mark SCRAMBLE and the SCRAMBLE WITH FRIENDS logo.