Artikel mit dem Tag "trademark"



National trademark, EU trademark - what is the difference?
13. Oktober 2021
National trademarks and EU trademarks, apart from the respective area of protection, basically offer similar protection. However, differences may arise in practice.
Problem serial marks: partial copy allowed?
08. September 2021
Protected trademarks are often used together with other signs. A recent decision of the Austrian Supreme Court gives reason to deal with so-called serial marks.

Lipstick as 3D trademark
28. Juli 2021
Among others, forms can also be registered as trademarks. Guerlain was now able to register an unique lipstick.
Prison for Trademark Infringement?
14. Juli 2021
Usually only civil courts are concerned with cases of trademark infringement. However, criminal proceedings against an infringer are also possible under certain circumstances.

Trademark use: Special attention with "quality seals"
02. Juni 2021
Trademarks must be genuinely used so that they do not lose their protection in the long term. Special care must be taken when using „quality seals“.