Author: Trademark Ninja

Slimmers Mist, Dribble Dry and Rhino Wrap – Trademark Ireland Applications to 18 May 2016

Well if there was any doubt that the recession was over, that doubt has been firmly cast aside by the most recent Trademark Applications filed with the Patents Office in Ireland. Here’s the list of Irish trademark applications filed from 16 to 18 may 2016. You’ll note the first one, “Slimmers Mist”. I challenge you to guess that that is! Go on, have a go……answer at the bottom of this page! Trademark Number Trademark Device Date of Application / Registration Status Applicant / Proprietor Goods & Services Classes 2016/01027 SLIMMERS MIST 16/05/2016 Pending MARTIN MURPHY 3 2016/01028 DRAWING WALKS...

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Klingons, The Queen and Louis Vuitton – Today’s interesting Intellectual Property

It’s time for today’s look at interesting intellectual property stories from around the world, today featuring: Whether you can have copyright in Klingon A huge rise in Freedom of Information requests The Queen Announces new Intellectual Property Bill Monster Energy Drinks win a domain name dispute and lots lots more Louis Vuitton wins a trademark case (it’s a big deal, they usually lose!) And lots more – Click on the links below to wet your whistle -Brian Conroy- Klingon enthusiasts to Paramount Studios in 'Star Trek' fan film legal brief: 'This will not stand, man' https://t.co/77rpVwrTdY — BrianConroyLaw (@BrianConroyLaw)...

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Eu Trademark Applications – Filed 18 May 2016

There were 493 EU trademarks applied for on 18th May 2016 (my wife’s birthday, incidentally) and here they all are! It’s embedded as a Google Reader file, and a Microsoft Office Online reader below – You may need to give you browser permissions, or click on a pop-up to allow permission to display it: Download [0.96 MB] Download [0.96...

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Lakes and Snadders, Superheroes and The ThunderRoad Cafe – This day in Trademark History – 20th May

Since trademarks have been around for a LONG time it’s fun to look back at this date in Trade Mark history and see what trademarks people were applying for many moons ago! Here’s 20 May 1956 to 20 May 2006: 20 May 1956: Curichrome has the slightly unusual honour of being the ONLY trademark applied for worldwide on 20 May 1956 (a Sunday) 20 May 1966: 20 May 1976: 20 May 1986 Oh the 80s, never change!! 20 May 1996: Many’s a good birthday celebration had here down through the days! Dancing on the table?? Madness 20 May...

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