Chanel’s fashion accessory boomerangs on them
Iconic luxury fashion label Chanel has recently come under fire for advertising the sale of a Chanel branded Boomerang – with a rather hefty price tag of $2000. Both...
Iconic luxury fashion label Chanel has recently come under fire for advertising the sale of a Chanel branded Boomerang...
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Kokkinakis versus Kellogg: serving up a trade mark dispute
Australian tennis star Thanasi Kokkinakis has found himself matched up against leading breakfast cereal manufacturer the Kellogg Company (Kellogg’s) in a trade mark dispute. On 15 June 2017, a Federal...
Australian tennis star Thanasi Kokkinakis has found himself matched up against leading breakfast cereal manufacturer the Kellogg Company (Kellogg’s)...
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First round straight sets victory for Kokkinakis
Tennis players, both ex-players and current players, have been in the news recently, what with Margaret Court's well-publicised comments and the heated backlash to those comments. Another Australian tennis...
Tennis players, both ex-players and current players, have been in the news recently, what with Margaret Court's well-publicised comments...
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Can I obtain IP protection for food or recipes?
If you are in the restaurant business you may wonder if you can secure intellectual property (IP) protection for the delicious recipes, foods, and drinks that attract customers to...
If you are in the restaurant business you may wonder if you can secure intellectual property (IP) protection for...
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QUICK-DRY or EXTREMELY DRY? – That is the question.
In Thailand, the leading ground for trademark rejections is the finding of descriptiveness. Much to the dismay of applicants, descriptiveness rejections at times differ from findings in other trademark...
In Thailand, the leading ground for trademark rejections is the finding of descriptiveness. Much to the dismay of applicants,...
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Make Wine Pty Ltd v Modern Ancient Brands Pty Ltd [2017] ATMO 17
This matter concerned the opposition by Make Wine to the removal of its trade mark registration of the QUEEN ADELAIDE Label. Modern Ancient Brands had applied to remove...
This matter concerned the opposition by Make Wine to the removal of its trade mark registration of the QUEEN...
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Crocodile International Pte Limited v Lacoste [2017] NZSC 14
Lacoste loses its Crocodile trade mark in a New Zealand Supreme Court decision Background Crocodile International Pte Limited (“Crocodile International”) applied to revoke Lacoste’s registration No. 70068 for the following mark...
Lacoste loses its Crocodile trade mark in a New Zealand Supreme Court decision Background Crocodile International Pte Limited (“Crocodile International”) applied...
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