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US court dismisses Beyoncé TM suit after singer drops claims

US17-01-2019

A US court has dismissed a trademark infringement suit filed by singer Beyoncé against online clothing company Feyoncé after she dropped her claims.

EU General Court rejects Ecolab trademark appeal

EU17-01-2019

An EU court has affirmed a decision of the European Union Intellectual Property Office to reject a trademark application by American conglomerate Ecolab.

EU General Court throws out Canadian company’s TM appeal

EU17-01-2019

The EU General Court has dismissed a trademark appeal from Canada-based Equity Cheque Capital Corporation on the ground that its applied-for mark is devoid of any distinctive character.

Match accuses Tinder co-founder of stealing trade secrets

US17-01-2019

Match Group, a company which owns and operates several online dating websites including Tinder, has filed a lawsuit against a Tinder co-founder, accusing him of violating trade secret protection agreements.

IP infringement on Taobao falls, Alibaba report shows

China16-01-2019

Alibaba has announced success in its efforts to reduce IP infringement on its Taobao online marketplace, according to reports.

Lawyers express concern after UK rejects Brexit deal

EU, UK16-01-2019

The future of IP rights remains unclear post-Brexit after UK politicians last night rejected the Withdrawal Agreement, according to lawyers.

Rihanna files TM lawsuit against her father

US16-01-2019

Rihanna has filed a trademark lawsuit against her father and his business partner for allegedly fraudulently representing that their entertainment company is associated with the singer.

German court throws out Qualcomm suit against Apple

Germany16-01-2019

A German court has thrown out a patent suit filed by US chipmaker Qualcomm against Apple, in an initial verbal decision.

EUIPO cancels McDonald’s ‘Big Mac’ trademark

EU16-01-2019

Irish fast food chain Supermac’s has won its bid to cancel the ‘Big Mac’ EU trademark, previously owned by McDonald’s.

Premier League opens new Singapore office to target piracy

Singapore15-01-2019

The English Premier League has opened its first international office, in Singapore, to fight piracy of its content in the Asia-Pacific region.

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