Aldous, William

Education
Trinity College, University of Cambridge

Call to the Bar
Inner Temple (1960); Bencher (1985)

Chambers
6 Pump Court

Pupils
Simon Thorley; Anthony Watson

Cases
Anxionnaz v Ministry of Aviation [1966] RPC 510
Firestone Tire & Rubber Company’s Patent [1966] FSR 366
Seager v Copydex Ltd (No.1) [1967] RPC 349
Anxionnaz and Another v Rolls Royce Limited and Others [1967] FSR 273
“Philips” Trade Mark [1967] FSR 367
Irving Air Chute’s Patent [1967] FSR 448
Warwick Film Productions Ltd. v Eisinger and Others [1967] 3 WLR 1599
“Pneuveyor” Trade Mark [1967] FSR 542
Rosedale Products Limited’s Application [1968] FSR 93
Zimmer Orthopaedic Ltd. v Zimmer Manufacturing Co. [1968] 1 WLR 852
“Bulova Accutron” Trade Mark [1968] FSR 336
Parks-Cramer Company v G.W. Thornton & Son Ltd. [1968] FSR 282
The Pet Library (London) Limited v Walter Ellson & Son Limited [1968] FSR 359
Zaidener v Barrisdale Engineers Limited [1968] FSR 467
Cavendish House (Cheltenham) Limited v Cavendish—Woodhouse Limited [1968] FSR 485
Vine Products Limited & Others v Mackenzie & Company Limited & Others. [1968] FSR 625
Esso Research & Engineering Company’s Application [1969] FSR 66
Borardo Limited v Osmond & Osmond Limited [1969] FSR 492
Campex Research and Trading Corporation’s Application [1970] FSR 35
American Cyanamid Company (Dann’s) Patent [1970] FSR 23
Philips Electrical Limited’s Patent [1970] FSR 200
Fluflon Limited’s Application [1970] FSR 529
Sel-Rex Corporation v P.M.D. Chemicals Limited [1971] FSR 110
Heberlein and Company A.G.”s Application [1971] FSR 373
J Bollinger SA v Goldwell Ltd (No.1) [1971] RPC 412
Hoe-Crabtree Limited v Miehle-Goss-Dexter Incorporated [1971] FSR 502
Roussel-Uclaf’s Application [1971] FSR 656
Antocks Lairn Ltd v I Bloohn Ltd [1972] RPC 219
HP Bulmer Ltd v J Bollinger SA (No.1) [1972] FSR 119
General Tire & Rubber Co Ltd v Firestone Tyre & Rubber Co Ltd (No.1)[1972] RPC 457
Ernest Scragg & Sons Ltd’s Application [1972] RPC 679
General Tire & Rubber Co Ltd v Firestone Tyre & Rubber Co Ltd (No.2) [1973] FSR 79
“Tijuana Smalls” Trade Mark [1973] FSR 235
Globelegance B.V. v Sarkissian [1973] FSR 461
Burroughs Corp’s Application [1973] FSR 439
Plastic Textile Accessories Limited’s Patent[1974] FSR 228
Halpern and Ward’s Patent [1974] FSR 242
Ford Motor Co Ltd (Lee’s) Application [1974] FSR 30
BLUE PARAFFIN Trade Mark [1974] FSR 75
General Tire & Rubber Co. v Firestone Tyre & Rubber Co. Ltd. [1974] FSR 122
Wellcome Foundation Limited’s Patent [1974] FSR 202
HP Bulmer Ltd v J Bollinger SA (No.2) [1974] FSR 263
D’s Application[1974] FSR 291
Standard Magnet AG’s Application [1974] FSR 393
Rolls Royce (1971) Ltd’s Patent [1974] FSR 219
Rhone—Poulenc S.A.”s Patent [1974] FSR 303
Van Zuylen Freres v Hag A.G. [1974] FSR 511
Wilkinson Sword Ltd v Gillette Industries Ltd and Warner Lambert Co [1974] FSR 433
Biorex Laboratories Ltd’s Patent [1974] FSR 385
Monsanto Chemical Company’s Patent [1974] FSR 471
DC Thomson & Co Ltd v Kent Messenger Ltd [1975] RPC 191
Chevron Research Co’s Extension [1975] FSR 1
Horville Engineering Co Ltd v Clares (Engineering) Ltd [1975] FSR 196
Showerings Ltd v Entam Ltd [1975] FSR 45
Illinois Tool Works Inc’s Patent [1975] RPC 98
Deere & Co v Archie Kidd Ltd [1975] FSR 246
Bestobell Paints Ltd v Bigg [1975] FSR 421
Catnic Components Ltd v Hill & Smith Ltd (Interlocutory Injunction) [1975] FSR 529
General Tire & Rubber Co Ltd v Firestone Tyre & Rubber Co Ltd (No.2) [1976] RPC 197
HP Bulmer Ltd v J Bollinger SA (No.3) [1976] RPC 97
Upjohn Co (Robert’s) Application [1976] FSR 87
Ciba-Geigy AG (Durr’s) Applications [1976] FSR 77
“Blue PARAFFIN” Trade Mark [1976] FSR 29
Unicorn Products Ltd v Roban Jig & Tool Co (UK) Ltd (t/a Roban Jig & Tool Co) [1976] FSR 169
ICOS’s Application [1976] FSR 551
Congoleum Industries Inc v Armstrong Cork Co [1977] RPC 77
General Electric Co. (Cox’s) Patents [1977] RPC 421
Lyngstad v Anabas Products Ltd [1977] FSR 62
NRDC’s Patent (No.2) [1977] RPC 460
Wellcome Foundation Ltd (Stenbuck & Hood’s) Patent [1977] RPC 468
Roussel-Uclaf v GD Searle & Co Ltd (No.1) [1977] FSR 125
J Lucas (Batteries) Ltd v Gaedor Ltd [1978] RPC 297
HP Bulmer Ltd v J Bollinger SA (No.3) [1978] RPC 79
Erven Warnink BV v J Townend & Sons (Hull) Ltd (No.1) [1978] FSR 1
Roussel-Uclaf v GD Searle & Co Ltd (No.2) [1978] RPC 747
PHANTOM Trade Mark [1978] RPC 245
ADVOKAAT Trade Mark [1978] RPC 252
J Lucas (Batteries) Ltd v Gaedor Ltd [1978] RPC 389
Erven Warnink BV v J Townend & Sons (Hull) Ltd (No.1) [1978] FSR 473
Holtite v Jost (Great Britain) [1979] RPC 81
Hepworth Plastics Ltd v Naylor Bros (Clayware) Ltd [1979] FSR 521
Centri-Spray Corp v Cera International Ltd [1979] FSR 175
LB (Plastics) Ltd v Swish Products Ltd[1979] RPC 551
Lady Anne Tennant v Associated Newspapers Group Ltd [1979] FSR 298
Erven Warnink BV v J Townend & Sons (Hull) Ltd (No.1)[1979] 2 All ER 927
Metric Resources Corp v Leasemetrix Ltd [1979] FSR 571
SEAHORSE Trade Mark [1980] RPC 250
Horstman Gear Ltd v Smiths Industries Ltd [1980] FSR 131
Reditune Ltd v Performing Right Society Ltd [1981] FSR 165
Spelling Goldberg Productions Inc v BPC Publishing Ltd [1981] RPC 283
Habib Bank Ltd v Habib Bank AG [1981] 2 All ER 650
E. I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. (Witsiepe’s) Application[1981] FSR 377
Hauni-Werke Korber & Co KG’s Application [1982] RPC 327
Thermawear v Vedonis [1982] RPC 44
Leco Instruments (UK) Ltd v Land Pyrometers Ltd C [1982] RPC 133
EI DuPont de Nemours & Co (Witsiepe’s) Application [1982] FSR 303
Lego Systems A/S v Lego M Lemelstrich Ltd [1983] FSR 155
Codex Corp v Racal-Milgo Ltd [1983] RPC 369
Hickman v Andrews[1983] RPC 147
Catnic Components Ltd v C Evans & Co (Building Merchants) Ltd [1983] FSR 401
Ind Coope v Paine & Co [1983] RPC 326
Codex Corp v Racal-Milgo Ltd [1984] FSR 87
Anheuser-Busch Inc v Budejovicky Budvar NP (t/a Budweiser Budvar Brewery) [1984] FSR 413
Parker Knoll Plc v Knoll Overseas Limited[1985] FSR 349
Wheatley’s Application[1985] RPC 91
C Van der Lely NV v Ruston’s Engineering Co Ltd [1985] RPC 461
Masi AG v Coloroll [1986] RPC 483
Ward’s Applications [1986] RPC 50
EI Du Pont de Nemours & Co v Enka AG [1986] RPC 417
Ashmore v Douglas-Home[1987] FSR 553
Thetford Corp v Fiamma SpA[1987] FSR 244
Interlego AG v Alex Folley (Vic) Pty Ltd [1987] FSR 283
Interlego AG v Tyco Industries Inc [1987] FSR 409
Allen & Hanburys Ltd’s (Salbutamol) Patent [1987] RPC 327
Mars GB v Cadbury [1987] RPC 387
EI Du Pont de Nemours & Co v Enka BV (No.1) [1988] FSR 69
Mothercare (UK) Ltd v Penguin Books [1988] RPC 113
George Ward (Moxley) Ltd v Richard Sankey Ltd[1988] FSR 66
WL Gore & Associates v Kimal Scientific Products[1988] RPC 137
Pall Corp v Commercial Hydraulics (Bedford) Ltd[1988] FSR 274
EI Du Pont de Nemours & Co (Blades) Patent (Licence of Right) [1988] RPC 479
EI Du Pont de Nemours & Co v Enka BV (No.2)[1988] RPC 497
Roussel-Uclaf’s (Clemence & Le Martret) Patent (No.2) [1989] RPC 405
Interlego AG v Tyco Industries Inc [1989] AC 217

Further References

Simon Thorley ‘Lord Justice Aldous: An Appreciation’The CIPA Journal(2003) pp. 537–538

Douglas Falconer, William Aldous, and David Young Terrell on Patents (Sweet & Maxwell, 1971)