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Calvin Klein online trademark infringement in Singapore

Singapore - October 13 2016 In a recent High Court hearing the operator of a local website, SGbuy4u.com, was held liable for trademark infringement for selling fake Calvin Klein…

Kian Hoe Khoo

Ferrero’s application to register 3D mark meets a sticky end

Australia - August 3 2020 Most trade marks comprise a name or a logo, but in this case, Ferrero S.P.A. sought to register a “3-dimensional ball shape chocolate wrapped…

Benita Lau

China law update: Does OEM manufacturing constitute trade mark use or infringement?

Australia, China - August 5 2020 China has long been an attractive location for companies to manufacture goods for distribution elsewhere (original equipment manufacturing or OEM)…

Ian Drew, Benita Lau

Soft opening of Myanmar’s new trade marks system commences on 1 October 2020

Myanmar - September 22 2020 The long-awaited launch of Myanmar’s new trade marks system will take place in two stages - a Soft Opening which commences on 1 October 2020 for…

Benita Lau

Kit Kat doesn’t get a break in Singapore

Singapore - March 15 2017 In this comprehensive decision, the Court of Appeal ("the Court") provides practitioners with useful guidance on assessing distinctiveness of shape…