the European Court of Justice (ECJ) decided that “mere storage” of trademark-infringing goods was not the same as trademark infringement itself. Amazon “have not themselves offered the goods for sale or put them on the market”, the ECJ ruled. “It follows that the Amazon companies have not themselves used the Davidoff mark.”
Amazon is not liable for unknowingly stocking goods for third-party sellers that infringe trademarks, Europe’s top court said on Thursday, handing online retailers a victory in their battle against luxury goods companies.
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) today announced that it will use provisions of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), to extend the time to file certain patent and trademark-related documents and to pay certain required fees.
Remember when Lexus filed the LX 600 trademark here in the Philippines? As it turns out, there’s more to it than that. There were rumors that the future large SUV would no longer have a diesel option. Instead, the large SUV will be getting its power from either gas or hybrid powertrains.However, another trademark has suggested otherwise.
Sneaker company Puma applied last week to register “Puma Tokyo 2021” as a trademark, filing its paperwork on the same day that the Tokyo Games were postponed until 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Word Mark PUMA TOKYO 2021
Goods and Services IC 018. G & S: Athletic bags and drawstring pouches; all-purpose carrying bags; all-purpose sports bags; drawstring sports pouches; handbags; duffel bags; backpacks; school bags; shoulder bags; umbrellas
IC 025. G & S: Clothing, namely, sports and leisure suits, training suits, warm-up suits, all- weather suits, rainwear, pullovers, jerseys, jackets, sweatshirts, shorts, pants, T-shirts, tops, skirts, socks, wristbands, athletic uniforms, sweaters, cardigans, wraps, cover-ups, coats, dresses, blouses, underwear, tank tops, trousers, tights, bathing suits, neckerchiefs, scarves, belts; footwear, namely, sports and leisure shoes; headwear, namely, hats, caps, sun visors, toques, beanies, hoods, headbands
IC 028. G & S: Balls for games, namely, basketballs, soccer balls, footballs, volleyballs, handballs, tennis balls, golf balls and table tennis balls; shin guards for athletic use, knee guards for athletic use, elbow guards for athletic use, and ankle guards for athletic use; gloves made specifically for use in playing sports, namely, boxing, fencing, soccer, golf and swimming; tennis rackets, cricket bats, golf clubs, hockey sticks, table tennis rackets, badminton rackets and squash rackets and parts thereof, in particular grips, strings, grip and lead tape; bags for sports equipment, specially designed for the objects to be carried therein; specially adapted bags and shaped covers for tennis rackets, table tennis rackets, badminton rackets, squash rackets, cricket bats, golf clubs and hockey sticks; table tennis tables and nets; nets for sports; start and finish banners for use at athletic and running events; straps and ribbons for use as athletic field markers and dividers; banners and nets for use as athletic field dividers
Standard Characters Claimed
Serial Number 88846322
Filing Date March 24, 2020
Owner (APPLICANT) PUMA SE societas Europae (se)