03.02.2017 Keep America Great! in Russia
US President Donald Trump's company Trump Organization filed to Rospatent application for registration of the two brands: Keep America Great! and «Сохраним Америку великой!».
27.01.2017 French YouTube analog blocked in Russia?
According to the rule of Moscow City Court the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology, and Mass Media will block durante vita French Dailymotion portal which is the third largest video resources after YouTube and Vimeo.
23.01.2017 "VKontakte" is listed as the worst pirate
US authorities have listed the Russian social network "VKontakte" as a company which commits serious copyright violations.
30.11.2016 The registered Kalashnikov guns in computer games
Now the "Kalashnikov" has gained the rights to the Kalashnikov guns brands that are used in games. The concern has registered the trademarks of their weapons on new classes.
16.11.2016 Rubik's Cube is for everyone
The European Court in Luxembourg ruled that the Rubik's Cube is not a trademark and may not be under legal protection.
19.09.2016 POKEMON RUMBLE WORLD and POKEMON SHUFFLE trademarks are registered
The Japanese company Nintendo, Pokemon Go game creator, registered trademarks Pokemon Rumble World and Pokemon Shuffle in Rospatent.
05.09.2016 McDonald's won the case on the right to the MacCoffee trademark
General court of the European Union ruled in favor of fast food chains McDonald's in a dispute over trademark MacCoffee with Singaporean company Future Enterprises.
28.07.2016 Xiaomi Company prepares to enter international markets
Microsoft sells Chinese company Xiaomi about 1,500 of its patents. This sale marks the beginning of a long-term partnership between the two companies. Analysts say that Microsoft rarely sells patents are so observers were surprised by the fact of the selling.
22.07.2016 "Rosneft" trademark infringement
LLC "Oil-Transport Company "Rosneft" has filed a lawsuit against Oil Company "Rosneft" with the requirement to recover compensation in the amount of 5 million rubles for the trademark "Rosneft" illegal use. The claimant appealed against the decision of the arbitration court of the Altai Republic on February 29, "Oil-Transport Company "Rosneft" complaint will be considered.
06.07.2016 Rospatent refused the General Electric brand «Railconnect» registration
Chamber for Patent Disputes confirmed the refusal of the American company General Electric Company trademark «Railconnect» registration.