What is real
is not external form.”
We have recently received a provisional refusal for one of our Clients in the Food Industry.
The National Office stated the trademark was misleading and it could not be accepted.
We have argued why the trademark is not misleading and the Office accepted it.
Some trademarks are protected by their own fame Do you know that kind of trademark which is practically protected by its fame? Generally speaking, for a trademark to benefit from protection it has to be registered (for example, in Switzerland marks are registered with the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property). Like any rule, this ( learn more )