Tesla vs Adidas Trademark

American automaker Tesla, Inc. filed a trademark application in August 2016 for the new Model 3 logo. The Tesla Model 3 logo with three horizontal lines was going to cover a variety of classes including automobiles and apparel. Adidas filed a notice of opposition over...

Nestlé trademark case in Singapore

Nestlé lost it’s appeal in the trademark case to protect Kit Kat shapes in Singapore. The two-finger and four-finger shapes of Kit Kat chocolate bars are not entitled to trademark protection in Singapore. Kit Kat chocolate wafers are made by Swiss food and...

Trademark Lawyers

Trademark lawyers are responsible for delivering legal advice regarding intellectual property, registrations of trademarks and litigation. It is vital for trademark lawyers to have thorough grounding in trademark law and working knowledge of related issues such as...

BOTSWANA: Trademark Applications

BOTSWANA: Trademark Applications << Back Trade Marks Patents Designs ✓  Paris Convention ✓  PCT ✓  ARIPO ✘  OAPI Trademark protection is obtainable via national filing or ARIPO. Filing Requirements Power of Attorney Scanned copy of simply signed Power of...

NAMIBIA: Trademark Applications

NAMIBIA: Trademark Applications Trade Marks Patents Designs Nice Classification ✓Madrid System ✓Multi-class Applications ✓ARIPO ✓  Trade Mark Filing Requirements Power of AttorneyScanned copy of simply signed Power of Attorney (no notarization or legalization...

World Anti-Counterfeiting Day

World Anti-Counterfeiting Day is celebrating its 18th year of fighting against counterfeit products and creating awareness about the costs associated with buying fakes. Criminals are exploiting consumers and supplying cheap, illegal counterfeits that pose serious...

KENYA: Trademark Applications

KENYA: Trademark Applications << Back Trade Marks Patents Designs ✓  Paris Convention ✓  Madrid System ✘  ARIPO ✘  OAPI Filing Requirements Power of Attorney Scanned copy of simply signed Power of Attorney (no notarization or legalization required). Priority...

DJIBOUTI: Trademark Appliccations

DJIBOUTI: Trademark Applications << Back Trade Marks Patents Designs ✓  Paris Convention ✘  Madrid System ✘  ARIPO ✘  OAPI Filing Requirements Power of Attorney Scanned copy of simply signed Power of Attorney (no notarization or legalization required). Priority...

EGYPT: Trademark Applications

EGYPT: Trademark Applications Trade Marks Patents Designs Nice Classification ✓Madrid System ✓Multi-class Applications ✓ Trade Mark Filing Requirements Power of AttorneyMust be notarized and legalized up to the Egyptian Consulate.If we attend to legalization: only...