What is real
is not external form.”
Given the current virus outbreak that has taken over most European businesses, our Client’s sales have mostly been directed online. Thus, they recently became aware of a third party that has thoroughly copied not only their website, but also their overall branding image (color schemes, layouts, text positioning, imaging, presentation and even semantics). We are thus assisting our Client in taking down the infringing activity from the online area, through various steps entailed in such a case.
Thus far we have tried to establish contact with the infringing third party and in case of an unfavourable response, will soon start requesting the assistance of the qualified authorities (like the Swiss PTO, for example) in order to protect the client’s rights.
Recently, we have assisted our Client, a corporate advisory and investment firm focused on the lower-mid market, in finding the best option for protecting their core-brand, by searching the proposed denomination. Such a procedure aims to identify potential risks and suggesting a tailored filing strategy adapted as per the pre-existent similar trademarks. Additionally, we have ( learn more )
We have recently assisted our client, a key player in the field of intelligent software platforms in terms of metal automation, in the process of filing a trademark in the United States. Such a procedure aims to ensure that the brand is identified by the products and services of a particular company, making it different ( learn more )
Fluid trademarks describe a new way of approaching branding: changing brands over time in a way that contradicts the traditional paradigm. It has been argued that brands should be characterized by a static appearance that does not see a change in the words and symbols used by the brand. This is because potential consumers may ( learn more )