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WIPO reports about the accession of Gambia to the Madrid protocol concerning international registration of trademarks. The Protocol will enter into force for the country on 18.12.2015 when applicants for international marks will be able to designate Gambia in their applications.
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Nestle Failed to Convince the European Court of Justice that the Shape of Kit Kat Chocolate Bar should be Protected by Law
Despite several years of attempt, Nestle failed to convince the European Court of Justice (CJEU) that the shape of Kit Kat chocolate bar should be registered as a trademark. 275 more words
Pilot program of the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) allows amendments to the identifications of goods and services in trade mark registrations due to technology evolution
On 1 September 2015, the USPTO launched a pilot program allowing, in some circumstances, the amendments to identifications of goods/services in trade mark registrations that would otherwise be beyond the scope of the current identification. 870 more words