EU Trademark Regulation Updates

EU Trademark Regulation Updates

On October 1, 2017, key changes in the Regulation of the European Parliament on amending the EU Trademark Regulation entered into force. The regulation (EU) 2015/2424 has been in effect since March 2016. Below are the key changes the regulation has outlined: Changes...

SpaceX files trademark for satellite internet constellation

SpaceX’s plans to enter the communications industry through an internet-beaming satellite constellation could finally have a name, according to recent trademark filings that also reveal more about its capabilities, including Earth observation and remote sensing....

Hershey Entertainment wins trademark fight

Hershey Entertainment & Resorts Company has just won another of its semi-frequent federal trademark infringement battles, this time, the victory has purged the name “Milton” from a Hershey-area hotel. The fight began in June when Hershey Entertainment...
Jessica Alba’s company begin trademark litigation

Jessica Alba’s company begin trademark litigation

A lawsuit has been filed in a Federal Court in California this week, Jessica Alba’s ‘Honest Company’ are suing ‘Honest Herbal Line” for trademark infringement. The lawsuit states that Honest Herbal Line has set out to “confuse consumers...
Velcro ask consumers to stop using its name

Velcro ask consumers to stop using its name

Genericide has been at the forefront of the news for the past few weeks, with speculation that Google could lose its trademark to the generic use of the word. This week, Velcro has taken center stage in a music video attempt to stop consumers using its name in...