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How Long Does a Trademark Last?

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Trademarks are an important part of a business. They are the best way to protect the identity of particular products or services. They also help consumers easily recognize a specific company as the manufacturer or source of a product and encourage customer loyalty. Once a trademark is registered, it is protected from use and misuse by others, and it acquires characteristics similar to other types of property.But, how long does a trademark last?The duration of a trademark registration varies depending on the country laws where it was registered, but it’s typically ten years. How long does a trademark last in...

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Christian Louboutin Trademark Europe Update

LOUBOUTIN WINS KEY LEGAL BATTLE TO PROTECT SIGNATURE RED SOLES FROM COPYING               On June 12, 2018, the European Court of Justice (“ECJ”) handed down a landmark ruling in favor of Louboutin, in which it was determined that Van Haren, a Dutch company, had infringed on Louboutin’s protected trademark by selling a range of red-soled shoes.  The case stems from years of litigation dating back to 2012 between Louboutin and the Dutch footwear company in which Louboutin alleged that Van Haren’s “Fifth Avenue by Halle Berry” collection infringed on its “Red Sole” trademark registration within the European Union.The ruling follows a...

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