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CONSTANTIN BRANCUSI

Rebrand for a Romanian bank

16.04.2019


Currently, in Romania, we provide consultancy to a reputable banking company in a rebranding process. The goal is to achieve increase its popularity among customers.

As part of a company’s marketing strategy, the rebranding process can be very complex and long lasting. It requires a lot of research and its deployment involves many resources, hence our involvement. Respecting the legal bases and preventing potential issues are key factors in the successful development and delivery of a rebranding process.

Specifically, our client wanted to change the company’s name. In order to submit the application for registration of the desired name, we have first checked its availability at the respective PTO. What does this mean? We checked that there was no previous registration of another brand under the chosen name (or a very similar one) in the category in which registration was sought, as well as in related industries, in order to avoid any conflicts regarding the registration of our trademark.

 

25.06.2020

The similarity between a croissant and a sandwich? The name itself

Lately, we have been working on a new case so that both the commercial name of a croissant and a sandwich can coexist without legal implications. In this sense, we witnessed the negotiation and conclusion of a coexistence agreement for the two brands. Our client, from the Bakery and confectionery industry, received a coexistence agreement ( learn more )

11.06.2020

Infringement outbreak in the online area

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 ( learn more )

26.05.2020

Trademark availability search and its risk assessment

We have completed a research for one of our Clients that is activating in the non-alcoholic products trade industry. We have just checked whether there is a possibility to register as a brand the slogan of its new product, as well as the risk represented by using the slogan in the country where the research ( learn more )