This trademark ruling concerns marks for Habitat in Hebrew and English. Habitat Design International had registered the English word-mark Habitat as a trademark in Israel. In 1976 Abraham Myerovitz opened a local store under the name הביטאט (Habitat in Hebrew) and… Read More ›
This ruling considers when the seven year Statute of Limitations starts for an employee to turn to the tribunal for service inventions for a ruling regarding appropriate compensation. Background Section 134 of the Israel Patent Law establishes a tribunal comprising… Read More ›
Moshe Lavi owns Israel Patent No. 157035 titled “MODULAR SUPPORT BRACKET” which describes a support bracket for an air-conditioner unit. He’s tried to enforce it in the past against Zach Oz Airconditioners LTD, and the parties came to an out-of-court… Read More ›
There is a procedure by which an inventor can request that a tribunal consisting of a judge, the Commissioner and an academic can consider the appropriate compensation to the inventor for an invention made in the course of his employment…. Read More ›
Sections 39 of the Israel Trademark Ordinance allows trademarks to be opposed for various grounds. Section 41 of the Israel Trademark Ordinance legislates that trademarks may be cancelled due to lack of use. This decision relates to the issue of… Read More ›
IL 157,035 – If one accused of infringing a patent does not challenge its validity, is the accused estoppeled?
Israel Patent Number 157,035 is owned by Moshe Lavi. It relates to a shelf for the compressor of an air conditioning unit. The main claim is as follows: A modular bracket for an air conditioner compressor, said bracket comprising a… Read More ›
The Hunter Group Ltd. Pty which is a Thai company filed Israel Trademark Application No. 190,755 for a design including the word ‘Sleeky’ together with a couple of paw prints. The application is in class 31 and covers pet food… Read More ›
Sony’s Opposition to Sonicgear trademark refused. The wrong section of the Trademark Ordinance was used as grounds of the challenge.