Why does good trademark protection in the Middle East require registration in Israel as well as in Palestine?

The Palestinian territory is the subject of much controversy, however, trademark rights are not as insignificant as they might seem. … Continued

Validity of three-dimensional trademarks: Tic-Tac does not crack.

A three-dimensional trademark, featuring the shape or packaging of a product is valid, provided that this shape is not exclusively … Continued

Family of trademarks and summary proceedings: from opportunism to trap?

Don’t be fooled, although the argument of the family of trademarks can certainly be used to avoid the cancellation of … Continued

Legal Watch: UDRP Proceedings: Legitimate Interest of the Respondent

The legitimate interest of the respondent justified by the use of his trademark in connection with the services for which … Continued

Trademark Modernization Act

Trademark Modernization Act: new fast and efficient procedures to challenge non-used U.S. registered trademarks. The United States Trademark system is … Continued

How could Louis Vuitton, a well-known brand, fail to prevent the registration of a competing trademark?

On November 2, 2020 Louis Vuitton Malletier filed an opposition against the application for registration of the figurative mark “LOVES … Continued

Legal Watch : THE UDRP PROCEDURE

The UDRP PROCEDURE is designed to deal with cases of abusive cybersquatting. Since the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation … Continued

LEGAL WATCH : THE NAME PARISTECH.ORG

The name < PARISTECH.ORG >, operated by Parisian entrepreneurs, would not infringe Paritech’s rights. At the end of the year … Continued

Legal Watch: Two people file a complaint regarding the same domain name

When two people file a complaint regarding the same domain name, the domain name’s transfer isn’t necessarily granted to the … Continued

Metaverse: is it necessary to register specific trademarks for protection?

The metaverse -a parallel virtual world which is booming in the Web 3.0 era- has become an unavoidable topic. This … Continued