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QUALCOMM vs APPLE – 2nd round

After a first adverse result from the Regional Court of Monaco, Qualcomm scores a favorable ruling against Apple in one of the other legal cases pending before Germany courts that see the two tech giants locked in a long-running battle against each other…

Qualcomm: a first loss against Apple

In the articulated and international dispute between the two giants “Apple” and “Qualcomm”, the latter registers a negative opinion by the Regional Court of Monaco (“Landgericht München”)…

Declaration of use of trademarks in Mexico

It has become mandatory to file a Declaration of Use in Mexico that certifies the use of the trademark by the owner in this country further to the changes made by the Mexican law on Industrial Property since 10th August, 2018.

CUBA joins TMCLASS

Starting from August 8th, 2018 Cuba has joined the harmonized database of products and services for the classification of TMclass brands.

Louboutin wins in front of the Court of Justice

Mr. Louboutin and his company Christian Louboutin SAS produce high heel women shoes which have the feature to have the external sole systematically covered with red color.
On 28th December 2009 Mr. Louboutin has filed a trademark application with the Benelux Trademark Office…