Heading: The Olympic Games are not only a sports festival that brings together the world's top athletes but also a "congress" about protecting intellectual property rights, especially trademarks. Despite extremely strict protection, the Olympic Games and the host country face violations of intellectual…
Olympics and challenges in IPR protection activities16-09-2021 2 0
Chinese fast fashion giant Shein is making headlines with its own design competition SHEIN X 100K Challenge for emerging designers. However, this company is facing a lot of criticism because of its past of design plagiarism. The online community is concerned that young designers participating in the…
COCO vs. INCOCO: Chanel wins in the likelihood of confusion12-08-2021 230 0
On 23 October 2014, Chanel, a French luxury fashion house that was founded by Mrs. Coco Chanel in 1910, filed an opposition against a trademark registration (No.1189828) “INCOCO” of Innovative Cosmetic Concepts LLC (USA) based on the earlier protected trademark No.1438544 and 1571046, “COCO”. However,…
Adidas and Reebok sue websites that sell their counterfeit goods12-08-2021 28 0
Recently, Adidas and its subsidiary, Reebok, filed a lawsuit against a series of websites that are selling counterfeit products. In the counterfeiting industry, Adidas has become one of the most counterfeited brands in the world because of its popularity and popularity. Therefore, Adidas' strong strategies…
Vietnam - Sense of Personal Brand Protection of YouTubers through the cases of PewPew and Do Mixi12-08-2021 44 0
On July 1, streamer PewPew suddenly announced on his Fanpage that his trademark "PewPew" had been trademarked by someone else. Before PewPew, there were also many youtubers/celebs who had their brand names registered by other units. To avoid this situation from continuing in the future, youtubers/celebs…
INNOVATORS TO WATCH 202112-08-2021 142 0
Earlier this year, Clarivate announced its list of Innovators for 2021. The list includes 28 Global Innovators that Clarivate predicts will likely appear in the Top 100 Global Innovators 2022. This article provides an overview analysis based on the results obtained from the list of Innovators expected…
FIZZY BEVERAGE SOUND NOT A TRADEMARK12-08-2021 107 0
The General Court of Justice of the European Union in Luxembourg has ruled that the sound of a fizzy drinks cannot be considered as a trademark. This result is meant to affirm the condition that the sound chain recognized as a trademark must be distinctive.
Copyright protection for musical works in the Internet environment05-08-2021 158 0
The rapid development of the Internet along with the advent of streaming platforms on social networking sites: Instagram, YouTube, Twitter... has upset the status quo of the world music industry, posing a challenge to the world music industry. This industry is full of challenges.
Vietnam - 2019 Review - Sailing to the Ocean - IP considerations for Vietnamese enterprises24-07-2020 154 0
Author: Founder of IPAC - Ms. Hai Anh Nguyen Vietnam has achieved positive results – the economy still performed well in 2019 with GDP increased by more than 7.0 per cent despite of the global crisis.