29 August 2023TrademarksSarah Speight

Whirlpool beats China firms at Fed Circ in food mixer clash

The home appliances giant convinces Court of Appeals to block sales of rival food mixers | Two Shenzhen firms found to have copied design of ‘iconic’ KitchenAid | Court rejected argument that Whirlpool’s trademarks are invalid.

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