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Nicole Kidman obtains cancellation of trademark almost identical to her name
  • Wan Hui Da Intellectual Property Agency
  • China
  • May 18 2015

The registration of a word mark that is identical or confusingly similar to the name of a celebrity and thus causes confusion and


Legitimate rights of the specific name of famous services, TV programs and cartoon characters shall be protected as prior rights under Article 32 of the 2014 Trademark Law
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • China
  • May 15 2015

Teletubbies is a TV program jointly created by DHX Worldwide Limited and a subsidiary corporation of BBC for children. It was broadcasted by BBC


A most-to-use rule for trade marks in China?
  • Marks & Clerk
  • China
  • May 14 2015

A recent decision of the newly established Beijing Intellectual Property Court in China in relation to the WEIXIN (微信) case, involving the Chinese


BrandWrites - May 2015
  • Bird & Bird
  • Australia, Belgium, China, European Union, Finland, Germany, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Singapore, United Kingdom
  • May 7 2015

The Court of Appeal of England and Wales has found that the sale by the well-known retailer Topshop of a t-shirt bearing an image of the famous pop


Court recognises Heinz Chinese trademark as well known
  • Wilkinson & Grist
  • China
  • May 6 2015

In 2006 a Chinese individual applied to register the trademark 亨氏, which is identical to the Chinese equivalent of HJ Heinz Company's house mark


Beijing IP court protects popular social media brand on public interest grounds
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • China
  • May 1 2015

In a recent decision from the Beijing Intellectual Property Court, special consideration was given to Tencent's "Weixin" trademark -- the Chinese


“Dao Xiang Cun” trademark opposition review case selected as top 10 intellectual property case in 2014 by Supreme People’s Court
  • Liu, Shen & Associates
  • China
  • April 22 2015

Recently, the Supreme People's Court released the Top 10 IP cases in 2014. No. 5485873 "Dao Xiang Cun" trademark opposition review case, represented


Chinese OEM garment factory charged with trademark infringement on “polo”
  • Tsai Lee & Chen Patent Attorneys & Attorneys at Law
  • China
  • April 16 2015

China has long been a major supplier and manufacturer of OEM goods. With the increase of intellectual property (IP) awareness, the regulation and


显著性强知名度高的商标应给予更宽的保护范围
  • Wan Hui Da Intellectual Property Agency
  • China
  • April 10 2015

跨类保护是驰名商标保护制度的基本价值我国驰名商标的跨类保护为适度的跨类保护而非全类保护因此驰名商标的显著性相关公众的知晓程度以及商品关联程度都是确定驰名商标保护范围时应当考量的重要因素


吊销营业执照但未办理注销手续时申请商标被认定为无意用于生产经营活动
  • Wan Hui Da Intellectual Property Agency
  • China
  • April 10 2015

商标的基本功能在于指示商品或者服务来源已被吊销营业执照的企业主体的经营资格受到一定的限制已不具备向市场提供商品或者服务的条件同时丽津设备厂既未在合理的期限内履行法定义务及时办理注销手续也未在合理的期限内向其投资人或者其他具有经营资格的主体转让被异议商标可推定其已无使用被异议商标的主观意图