This is an interim ruling regarding whether a sole distributor in Israel of trademarked goods has standing to request cancellation of a mark that is confusingly similar to the trademark covering the goods they distribute, and under what conditions can… Read More ›
USA PRO – Can Sales and Marketing Data Submitted To Israel Patent Office Be Considered As Trade Secrets?
USA Pro IP LTD filed Israel Trademark Application Number 268322 for “ISRAEL PRO”. To prevail against Examiner’s Objections during Office Actions, the Applicant has to provide evidence of use and awareness of the mark amongst the relevant public. Once a… Read More ›
As previously reported, Campalock LTD (formerly Michel Mercier LTD) and Michel Mercier previously reached a coexistence agreement which was rejected by the Israel Patent Office who fined both parties for wasting the court’s time. To recap, on 13 November 2011, Kampalook LTD… Read More ›
Brooks Sports filed Israel Trademark Application Number 238375. The mark is shown above. The actual representation filed was for the outline without colour. On allowance, the mark published for Opposition purposes and Speedo Holdings represented by Pearl Cohen Zedek Latzer Baratz… Read More ›
Can evidence submitted in an adversarial civil legal proceeding be kept confidential from the opposing party?
Israel Patent Number 132540 “System and Method for Direct Monetary Transfer Using Magnetic Cards” to Yehuda and Yigal Tsabari issued and then lapsed due to failure to pay the renewals. Back on 24 July 2014 the Israel Patent Office agreed… Read More ›
Nespresso sues Expresso Club for airing advertisement with George Clooney lookalike.