We are recently involved in filing a trademark in China where there is no protection on retail and online retail services, rather than pharmaceuticals. In this conditions we try to find new ways to obtain exhaustive protection for our Client.
Recently, we have been involved in a case concerning a company name in Qatar. In the Middle East it is a common practice which allows local vendors to register their brand or company name brand they are properly licensed for as local trademarks because the local authorities authorize them and facilitate their business.
We have recently filed an opposition against a trademark holder very similar to the Client that we represented. The brand that we have attacked has as the only difference a “RE” prefix in front of one of the words that composes it. Is to see which is the decision of the Romanian PTO.
We are recently responding to an opposition that involves a trademark owned by one of our Clients in beauty industry. We responded to the opposition and we are to receive a decision in the sense of registration or refusal of registration of the trademark of our client. The opposition was filed based on phonetic similarity…