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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


Planning to trade with China? Plan to protect your trade marks!
  • FB Rice
  • Australia, China
  • May 14 2015

If you are planning to trade with China, acting early to register your marks, including Chinese language versions, is essential. If you do not


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


Looking to move your brand into China? Here’s our quick guide to protecting your IP in the process
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Australia, China
  • May 11 2015

Successfully exporting your Australian brand into the Chinese market is a challenging task and it requires a significant investment of time and


China
  • AnJie Law Firm
  • China
  • May 8 2015

China is a major battleground in the war against counterfeits. Its ‘triple-track’ anti-counterfeiting system distinguishes its framework from those


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


Combatting counterfeit goods online - are Alibaba’s anti-counterfeiting efforts enough?
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • China
  • May 4 2015

A report released by the Chinese State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC) in January confirmed what many fashion brands already knew:


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