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La cour de cassation confirme : La loi contre le tabagisme justifie l’annulation d’une marque de tabac dont l’usage impliquait des restrictions à la publicité d’une marque antérieure

La Cour de Cassation a approuvé l’arrêt selon lequel les marque SOBIESKI et JAN SOBIESKI enregistrées pour de la vodka constituaient des motifs définitifs d’annulation de trois enregistrements de JAN SOBIESKI III pour des produits du tabac.

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Nocan Vs/ Minitec

The cour de Cassation decided a case on February 20, 2007 which confirms a line of cases issued since 2006 concerning the proof of the originality of a creation. The company, Nocan, is the owner of a model and claims the protection of an old article 511-3 of the CPI against the company, Minitec. In…

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ALREX vs./ ARTEX

  ALREX vs./ ARTEX In the ALREX vs./ ARTEX case, further to the appeal filed against the European Court of First Instance decision, the Advocate General gave his opinion: The acquisition decision is made when the medicine is prescribed by professionals. Thus, when a comparison is made between two pharmaceuticals available only on prescription the…

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Please answer the Iphone tm

The dispute between Apple and Cisco relating to the trademark IPHONE was just settled on February 21, 2007.  The two companies were opposing since Apple had launched its new widescreen mobile phone on January, 9, 2007, one month after Linksys ( a Cisco subsidiary) had launched its Iphone.

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