商標登録insideNews: Intellectual property after 1 January 2021 | GOV.UK

Key information for customers and users of IP about how the IP system and the Intellectual Property Office will operate after the end of the transition period.

情報源: Intellectual property after 1 January 2021 – GOV.UK

商標登録insideNews: Trademarks of India Added to the Global Brand Database | WIPO

The Global Brand Database now includes the collection of India with about 2 million records. This brings to 64 the number of national/regional collections available in the Global Brand Database.

情報源: Trademarks of India Added to the Global Brand Database

商標登録insideNews: Welcoming Iceland to the Madrid e-Filing Community | WIPO

Iceland becomes the first Nordic country to offer the Madrid e-Filing service to trademark users, following Bulgaria a few weeks beforehand.

情報源: Welcoming Iceland to the Madrid e-Filing Community

You can now file an international trademark application through Madrid e-Filing by the World Intellectual Property Office (WIPO) via the ISIPO. The electronic service is paperless, user friendly and safe. An international trademark application must be based on a national application that will be registered later, or on a pre-existing Icelandic registration. The application can be filed in four simple steps: 

情報源: Madrid e-Filing available via the ISIPO | Hugverkastofan

The number of IP Offices using this WIPO solution has rapidly risen from three in 2018 to ten today: the Benelux, Australia, Georgia, Austria, Lithuania, Estonia, Canada, the Republic of Moldova, Bulgaria, and now Iceland.

商標登録insideNews: トヨタがついに商標を譲渡。オペルがやっと本名「コルサ」を名乗れる!(driver@web) | carview!

すでに2021年後半から日本市場への復帰がアナウンスされているオペル。導入する3車種のうち、Bセグメントハッチバックの「コルサ(CORSA)」は登録商標の関係で、再上陸時には別の車名になるとみられていた。だが、何と「コルサ」の名前で行くことが決まったようなのだ。

情報源: トヨタがついに商標を譲渡。オペルがやっと本名「コルサ」を名乗れる!(driver@web) | 自動車情報サイト【新車・中古車】 – carview!

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商標登録insideNews: U.S. Trademark Office Issues Guide on How It Will Apply the Supreme Court’s Booking.com Decision to Examination of Relevant Applications | Mintz – Trademark & Copyright Viewpoints – JDSupra

As we reported in our July 7, 2020 blog post on the USPTO v. Booking.com B.V decision, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that a proposed mark consisting of the combination of a generic term and a generic top-level domain, like “.com,” is not automatically generic and can be protected as a trademark under certain circumstances. Now, the U.S. Trademark Office has issued an Examination Guide providing guidance on how it intends to apply that ruling to the examination of applications for these types of proposed trademarks.

情報源: U.S. Trademark Office Issues Guide on How It Will Apply the Supreme Court’s Booking.com Decision to Examination of Relevant Applications | Mintz – Trademark & Copyright Viewpoints – JDSupra

Examination Guide 3-20 Generic.com Terms after USPTO v. Booking.com October 2020

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1.Ucapan Maulidur Rasul 1442H / 2020 | Ketua Pengarah MyIPO YBhg. Dato’ Mohd Roslan Mahayudin,1:42

10月29日は、日本ではおしぼりの日ですが、マレーシアは国民の祭日である預言者生誕祭(Maulidur Rasul)の日です。 イスラム世界で祝われる聖者生誕祭(マウリド)の中でも、特に盛大にお祝いをするそうです。

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コロナ禍で需要の伸びたマスクやフェイスシールドはどこの商品区分なのか?

コロナ禍の影響から今やマスクやフェイスシールドは外出時や公共機関、公共交通の利用時の必需品となっており、これらのマスクやフェイスシールドについての需要は暫くは衰えたりはしないものと予想されてます。商標法では、マスクやフェ …

商標登録insideNews: Playboy Files Lawsuit Against Fashion Nova for Trademark Infringement | Odessa

Playboy Enterprises, Inc. has filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California against Fashion Nova, Inc. for infringing Playboy’s world-famous Playboy BUNNY COSTUME design (the “BUNNY COSTUME ® ”).

情報源: Playboy Files Lawsuit Against Fashion Nova for Trademark Infringement – Business – Odessa

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1.100 Year Anniversary of the Latvian Patent Office、3:00

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IP for Business
Interview to Inge Buffolo, Head of EUIPO’s Customer Service department.

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Intellectual property protection abroad
カナダ知的財産庁(CIPO)のビデオシリーズ「海外の知的財産保護」の5つの動画を紹介。