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11. June 2021

In the case 2 U 42/20, the Düsseldorf Higher Regional Court dealt with the equivalent patent infringement ...

02. June 2021

Decision of the President of the European Patent Office dated 8 April 2021 exempting applicants claiming the priority of a first filing ...

27. May 2021

In order not to unnecessarily limit the protection of an invention, it may be useful to initially formulate the claims conferring ...

18. May 2021

On 26 September 2017, Huawei Technologies Co Ltd applied for registration of the following figurative trademark for inter alia, computer hardware ...

06. May 2021

"Toblerone" (established 1908 in Bern, registered trademark EU000031203 from 1996) wanted to bar the Bern-based Start-Up "Swissone" from production in 2020 ...

27. April 2021

According to the 28th Senate of the German Federal Patent Court, when assessing whether a trademark application is precluded by a requirement of availability ...