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Trademark Registration: USPTO Looks Into "Proof of Use"

According to intellectual property law, a trademark owner is required to regularly provide evidence of the “use of the mark” in connection with a bona fide offering for sale of goods or services. 697 more words


Sheldon Mak & Anderson Attorneys Join Leech Tishman

Sheldon Mak & Anderson, PC is pleased to announce that several of its attorneys have joined the firm of Leech Tishman effective Wednesday, July 16, 2014. 244 more words


Pandora faces new royalty squeeze as music industry pushes to lift longstanding rules

It’s rare to see a Silicon Valley company preach the virtues of regulation, but that’s precisely what Pandora is doing as it pleads with the Justice Department to uphold music industry rules that date from World War II. 1,046 more words


The monkey business in copyright

While I reserve comments as to the genuineness of the photographer’s account – he originally claimed that the macaque depressed the shutter before any attempts to retrieve the equipment and now he is talking about deliberate set up and post processing – the pending precedent on the case will be very interesting. 333 more words

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Victorias Milling Company v. Ong Su

FACTS: The petitioner, Victorias Milling Company, Inc., a domestic corporation and engaged in the manufacture and sale of refined granulated sugar, is the owner of the trademark “VICTORIAS” and diamond design registered in the Philippines Patent Office on November 9, 1961. 625 more words

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Lyceum of the Phils. v. CA

(219 SCRA 610)

FACTS: Petitioner is an educational institution duly registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”). When it first registered with the SEC on 21 September 1950, it used the corporate name Lyceum of the Philippines, Inc. 1,148 more words

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Societe des Produits Nestle v. CA

GR 112012, April 4, 2001

On January 18, 1984, private respondent CFC Corporation filed with the BPTTT an application for the registration of the trademark “FLAVOR MASTER” for instant coffee, under Serial No. 1,928 more words

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