Jour : 24 novembre 2020

Standards for the assessment of trademark infringement cases are being refined in China.

Over the last ten years, the number of trademark registrations has increased tenfold in China. Indeed, local and international companies became aware of the importance of registering their IP rights in China, when creating and expanding their business in the territory. Below the WIPO statistics database regarding IP filings in China: IP Filings (Resident + Abroad, …

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Trademarks can have a makeover without affecting their distinctiveness or genuine use

This article first appeared on WTR Daily, part of World Trademark Review, in July 2020. For further information, please go to www.worldtrademarkreview.com. Dermavita filed an action for the cancellation of Allergan’s JUVÉDERM mark in Class 5 on the ground of non-use Allergan submitted proof of use and the action was rejected; on appeal, Dermavita argued …

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