Trademark Battle Between ‘Gucci’ And ‘Guess’ Comes To An End On Amicable Ground

  The trademark battle between Gucci and Guess is one of the most important cases in the history of trademark because of the difference in opinion of different jurisdictions. It all started in the year 2009 when Gucci filed a trademark infringement case for some of its trademarks against Guess in New York Federal Court. In the year 2012 the court at first, awarded $4.7 million and later reduced it to $4.56 million because Gucci could not establish the actual loss it has suffered. Subsequently, in the year 2013, the Milan Court gave a judgement contradicting the New York’s judgement.... Read More

Walmart Seeking Patent Protection For Its Invention – “Robotic Bees”

As we all know, honey bees play a vital role in pollination. In recent days there is a threat to the honey bee population which affects the pollination process. This issue cannot be taken for granted as pollination is the backbone of agriculture and the food that we eat. People started reacting to this issue based on which, just a few months back USA supermarket giant Walmart has filed a patent for 'Tiny Robotic Bees'. However, this is not to be considered as first pollination drone. In 2017, Eijiro Miyko of Japan’s National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology... Read More

What Kind Of Trade Mark Gives You Best Protection?

Trademark A Trademark in relation to goods or services means a mark, design, or expression which represents a product or service of a source from the ones of other sources and is legally registered under The Trade Marks Act, 1999. Kinds of Trademarks Coined Marks: These are the marks that are made innovatively by mixing words together. These marks do not have any meaning; they only serve as the marks that are registered for the product or service. In the beginning it is tough for the public to remember such names but as the days pass by this kind of... Read More