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Weekly Trade Mark News: Character Trade Marks, Onion Man Trade Mark, Burberry Trade Mark Infringement, Nepal Tea’s TM applications, Kim Kardashian’s legal battle and more

Indian Trade Mark Statistics for July 2017 (Fourth Week), Trade Mark relating to The Blooming Onion Man, Burberry Trademark Infringement Suit, Nepal Tea to get a trademark, Flipkart ties up with Ducati and other trade mark news brought to you by Trade Mark Attorneys at BananaIP (BIP) Counsels. TRADEMARK QUOTE OF THE WEEK " Your brand is the single most important investment you can make in your business " -- Steve Forbes  INDIAN TRADE MARK STATISTICS The productivity of the Indian Trade Mark Office was more or less the same compared to the previous week from the statistics perspective. The total applications disposed through...

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CHANEL’S WIN AGAINST COUNTERFEITERS

Chanel, the luxury fashion house succeeded in protecting its Intellectual Property against online counterfeiters this June. The sellers were engaged in selling counterfeit products using the Chanel Logo through Amazon.com. In the trademark infringement suit, the California Federal judge sided with the fashion house entering into a default judgment against over two dozen sellers making Chanel $3 million richer. Chanel has added itself to the list of luxury brands like Gucci and Dior who have ferociously protected their Intellectual Property against online sale of their counterfeit goods in the past. These houses have even received judgments in their favor. For...

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Weekly Trade Mark News: Harry Potter Trade Marks, Similar Trade Mark Different Goods, Amazon’s legal battle, USPTO’s surge in racial trademark applications, Hotstar’s agreement with CBS Corp., and more

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Indian Trade Mark Statistics for July, 2017 (Fourth Week), Trade Marks relating to Harry Potter, Ajanta Pharma’s Trade Mark Infringement Suit, Amazon’s legal battle, USPTO receives a huge surge in racial trademark applications, Hotstar signs agreement with CBS Corp and other weekly trade mark news," brought to you by Trade Mark Attorneys at BananaIP (BIP) Counsels. TRADEMARK QUOTE OF THE WEEK 'A brand is not a product or a promise or a feeling. It’s the sum of all the experiences you have with a company'             ---Amir Kassaei INDIAN TRADEMARK STATISTICS The productivity of the Indian Trade Mark Office was...

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Weekly Trade Mark News: Rasna trademark infringement, trademarks and GST, Amazon’s ‘meal-kit’ trademark, Celebrity Domain Names and more

“Indian Trade Mark Statistics for July, 2017 (Third Week), Rasna Trade Mark Infringement News, GST Impact on Trade Mark Registrations, Amazon’s New Trade Mark on Meal-Kit, Celebrity trade marks, and other weekly trade mark news is brought to you by the Trademark Team of BananaIP Trade Mark News: TRADEMARK QUOTE OF THE WEEK “A Trade Mark is a company’s persona and identity in the marketplace.” Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala, Renowned IP Attorney, Professor and Novelist. INDIAN TRADEMARK STATISTICS The productivity of the Indian Trade Mark Office was less compared to the previous week from the statistics perspective. The number of examinations issued and hearings disposed...

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Weekly Trademark News Updates: GST implication on trademark registered goods, Saint Mother Teresa’s blue bordered saree gets trademark protection, Lidi in legal trouble with Kroger and more

Interesting Trademarks, Indian Trademark Updates, International Trademark Updates, Geographical Indication updates and more brought to you by the Trademark Team of BananaIP Trade Mark News: TRADEMARK QUOTE OF THE WEEK "A great brand evolves from building a good reputation"                                                                                                 --Abiodun A. Abiodun TRADEMARK STATS FROM THE INDIAN TRADEMARK OFFICE Particulars Last week This week Change in % Total Trademark applications examined by Trademark Office 6231 9432 An increase of 51.3%   Total applications disposed through show cause hearings 623 1163 An increase of 86.6% Total applications published in the trademark journal 10696 7221 A decrease of 32% Total registrations granted 7701 10475 An increase of 36 % Total hearing notices issued 1459 3484 An increase of 138% Total renewal notices issued 1708 2278 An increase of 33.3% Total number of Applications Examined...

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Weekly Trade Mark News Updates: Pina Colada smell for Ukuleles, Court granted an ad interim injunction in favor of DLF Ltd, ‘Jollibee’ loses trademark dispute against ‘Jolliville’, Bead Jewellery of Kashi obtains GI registration and more

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Interesting Trademarks, Indian Trademark Updates, International Trademark Updates, Geographical Indication updates and more brought to you by the Trademark Team of BananaIP Trade Mark News: TRADEMARK QUOTE OF THE WEEK "A great brand evolves from building a good reputation"                                                            --Abiodun A. Abiodun TRADEMARK STATS FROM THE INDIAN TRADEMARK OFFICE The productivity of the Trademark Registry has increased, as can be seen from the table below. There has been an increase of 58% in the total number of registrations granted this week. Particulars Last week This week Change in % Total Trademark applications examined by Trademark Office 7536 6231 A decrease of 17.3%   Total applications disposed through show cause hearings 588 623 An increase of 5.9% Total applications published...

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Non-conventional Trademark-Smell marks

In the earlier post, we had discussed Sound marks as one of the unconventional marks. This post is a continuation of the previous post, where we will be discussing Smell marks. Olfactory memory is the most unused mean to link a brand to consumers. The smell as the most potent type of human memory can potentially identify a product if it qualifies the criteria of a trademark. Smells have also the ability to recollect pictures and emotions and this may affect consumer’s attitude and decision marking to purchase particular products. It can be held that once distinctive, a smell is one...

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Trade Mark News: Apple’s app store, Summary disposal granted in a trademark infringement suit, Patanjali Trademark tiff, Dahanu-Gholvad chikoo obtains GI registration and more

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Interesting Trademarks, Indian Trademark Updates, International Trademark Updates, Geographical Indication updates and more brought to you by the Trademark Team of BananaIP Trade Mark News: Trademark Quote of the Week "Within Every Brand is a Product, but not every product is a brand"     --David Ogilvy TRADEMARK STATS FROM THE INDIAN TRADEMARK OFFICE Particulars Last week This week Change in % Total Trademark applications examined by Trademark Office 8447 7536 A decrease of 10.2%   Total applications disposed through show cause hearings 675 588 A decrease of 12.1% Total applications published in the trademark journal 7293 7905 An increase of 8.3% Total registrations granted 5927 4867 A decrease of 17 % Total hearing notices issued 2542 2410 A decrease of 5.1% Total renewal notices issued 825 657 A decrease of 20% Total number...

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Trade Mark News: Mumbai’s TAJ PALACE acquires image trademark, Offensive trademarks to be protected, KISS singer seeks registration for a hand gesture, Snap Inc loses domain name dispute, Bandar Laddu obtains GI registration and more

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Interesting Trademarks, Indian Trademark Updates, International Trademark Updates, Domain Name Disputes, Geographical Indication updates and more brought to you by the Trademark Team of BananaIP Trade Mark News: Trademark Quote of the Week "A brand is a living entity- and it is enriched or undermined cumulatively over time, the product of a thousand small genius" --        Michael  Eisner TRADEMARK STATS FROM THE INDIAN TRADEMARK OFFICE Particulars Last week This week Change in % Total Trademark applications examined by Trademark Office 13402 8447 A decrease of 36.2%   Total applications disposed through show cause hearings 624 675 An increase of 8.1% Total applications published in the trademark journal 8218 7293 A decrease of 11% Total registrations granted 7135 5927 A decrease of...

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Trade Mark News: CLOUD TELE Trademark infringement, Coconut smell for stores, Nepal Coffee applied for trademark registration, MoU signed between India and Japan, Nellore’s Udayagiri Wooden cutlery obtains GI registration and more

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Interesting Trademarks, Recent Trademark Cases, International Trademark Updates, Government News and Updates, Domain Name Disputes, Geographical Indication updates and more brought to you by the Trademark Team of BananaIP Trademark Quote of the Week "Within every brand is a product, but not every product is a brand " --David OGILVY TRADEMARK STATS FROM THE INDIAN TRADEMARK OFFICE Particulars Last week This week Change in % Total Trademark applications examined by Trademark Office 9831 13402 An increase of 36.2%   Total applications disposed of through show cause hearings 1119 624 A decrease of 44% Total applications published in the trademark journal 9328 8218 A decrease of 11% Total registrations granted 8221 7135 A decrease of 13 % Total hearing notices issued 1704 2966 An increase of 74% Total renewal notices issued 3196 1055 A...

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