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KitKat ruling creates high barrier for acquired distinctiveness: lawyers

EU26-07-2018Trademarks News

The Court of Justice of the European Union’s judgment on Nestlé’s KitKat trademark has demonstrated the difficulty of proving acquired distinctiveness, lawyers have told WIPR.

Nintendo takes man to court over IP infringement claims

US26-07-2018Trademarks + Brands Online News

Video game developer Nintendo has filed a claim for copyright and trademark infringement against a US-based individual over “hubs” used for pirated online content.

Chinese customs seizes 7m items in first half of 2018

China25-07-2018

Chinese customs has seized 7.1 million items suspected of IP infringement in the first half of 2018, according to new data shared by China’s official news agency Xinhua yesterday.

EUIPO told to re-examine Nestlé’s 3D KitKat shape

EU25-07-2018Trademarks News

The Court of Justice of the European Union today ordered the European Union Intellectual Property Office to reconsider whether Nestlé’s 3D four-finger KitKat shape can be registered as an EU trademark.  

Man admits infringing Boeing unit’s GPS data copyright

US25-07-2018

A man from California has pleaded guilty to copyright infringement after he resold updates for a GPS product operated by a Boeing subsidiary on eBay.

Fenwick adds IP tech partner from Davis & Gilbert

US25-07-2018Movers & Shakers

After spending more than 11 years at Davis & Gilbert, Vejay Lalla has joined Fenwick & West as a partner in the firm’s New York office.

Retired professor drives Lyft to court for patent infringement

US25-07-2018

Rideshare app Lyft has been hit with a patent claim after a former Georgia Institute of Technology professor accused the company of infringing his transport-related invention.

Preview: Dutch cheese and Nestlé KitKat on CJEU’s plate

EU24-07-2018

Tomorrow, the Court of Justice of the European Union will issue a trademark ruling on the KitKat chocolate bar, while an advocate-general will opine on Dutch cheese.

Brexit: UK lawyers concerned over EU representation and TM conversion

EU, UK24-07-2018Trademarks News

Lawyers have told WIPR they remain unsure over whether UK qualified practitioners will be able to represent clients before the European Union Intellectual Property Office post-Brexit.

English court refuses to reopen L’Oréal patent case

UK24-07-2018

The English High Court has rejected cosmetics brand L’Oréal’s attempt to reopen a patent case over a hair care product.

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