EasyGroup, the parent company of budget airline easyJet, has sued Netflix for trademark infringement over one of the streaming site’s comedy shows.

Stelios Haji-Ioannou, owner of the easyGroup, claimed that the Netflix comedy series "Easy" infringes his company’s European trademarks (EUTMs).

Guy Wilmot appears in World IP Review saying "that although easyGroup has a significant number of EUTM registrations, this does not necessarily mean that the company will succeed in its injunction request."

EasyJet owner takes on Netflix for trademark infringement is available to read on the World IP Review website. 

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