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Changes in Indian trademark law

The Controller of Patents, Designs and Trademarks in India published a draft regarding some amendments in the Indian trademark law.  Some of the most interesting and important changes which are proposed are as follow: 101 more words


Trademarks in the Service of Religion?

The Church of Scientology was created by science fiction writer L Ron Hubbard in the 1950s and is based in Los Angeles, California. Its followers include Hollywood actors Tom Cruise and John Travolta.  488 more words


Beer Brands Not Protectable in Gaza

The Trademark Office in Gaza issued Ministerial Decision No. 16 of 2010 on 1 August 2010 stating that is not possible to file new trademark applications in class 32 covering beers and lager any longer, nor it is possible to renew registered trademarks covering the same items.   155 more words


TTAB Finds “Left Nut Brewing Co.” Trade Name For Beer Not Immoral Or Scandalous

On November 16, 2015, the TTAB reversed an Examining Attorney’s refusal to register the trade name LEFT NUT BREWING CO. for beer, finding it was not immoral or scandalous. 529 more words

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6 Reasons All Business Owners Should Register Trademarks

Many business owners and entrepreneurs wonder whether they should trademark their company name. I was one of those people, but once I began researching the pros and cons the answer was crystal clear. 601 more words

Interbrand: Best 100 Global Brands 2015

Interbrand was founded by John Murphy in 1974 as one of the first brand consultancy companies. Meanwhile, it has approximately 31 offices in 27 countries and is one of the largest and oldest brand consultancy companies around the world. 268 more words


Israel Trademark 249163 for E-go - Costs Reduced Dramatically on Appeal

Seven 23 S.R.L. filed Israel Trademark Number 249163 for Ego, covering:

Eau de Cologne; cosmetic creams; cosmetic preparations for skin care; eau de toilette; hair spray; cleansing milk for toilet purposes; lotions for cosmetic purposes; lip glosses; mascara; cosmetic pencils; oils for cosmetic purposes; lipsticks; cakes of toilet soap; shampoos; nail varnish; soaps; perfumery, essential oils, cosmetics, hair lotions; dentifrices in class 3; Eyeglasses; lenses for eyeglasses; contact lenses; sunglasses; cases for eyeglasses; eyeglasses frames; eyeglass chains; eyeglass cords; containers for contact lenses in class 9; Precious metals and their alloys and goods in precious metals or coated therewith, not included in other classes; jewellery, precious stones; horological and chronometric instruments in class 14; Leather and imitations of leather and goods made of these materials and not included in other classes; trunks and travelling bags; umbrellas, parasols and walking sticks in class 18, and Clothing, footwear, headgear in class 25. 86 more words