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Wirex wins the Trademark Dispute against Bitcoin at IPEC

Digital payment platform Wirex has secured a win over its ‘Cryptoback’ bitcoin rewards scheme, after the UK Intellectual Property Enterprise Court (IPEC) ruled that a rival had infringed its trademark. The decision was handed down on Tuesday, March 16, following a trial at the High Court in January. London-based Wirex accused Cryptocarbon Global (Global), Cryptocarbon UK and Bee-One of infringing its ‘Cryptoback’ trademark in September 2019. […]

One Two Records, Bilal Saeed & Momina Mustehsan files a lawsuit against the renowned clothing brand over the Copyright Infringement of song “Baari”

While people are becoming more aware of copyright infringements and their consequences, the entertainment and advertising industries in the South Asian regions still seem to have a lot to learn. It’s not even been a year since Bilal Saeed and Momina Mustehsan released their hit song, ‘Baari’ and it was simply swindled off by Pakistan’s famous clothing […]

Under Armour Accuses Sportswear Brand of Copying Logo

Hotsuit, a sportswear company focused on weight loss and sauna suits, has copied Under Armour’s logo, according to a lawsuit filed yesterday, October 8. Athletics company Under Armour accused Hotsuit of selling apparel under a “copycat” mark, in a claim filed at the US District Court for the District of Maryland. According to the suit, Hotsuit’s use […]

METALLICA Wins Chilean Trademark Fight

According to Bloomberg Law, METALLICA has won a legal battle with Chilean businessman Horacio Mardones over the graphically and phonetically identical trademark for clothing and footwear registered by him 20 years ago. Chile’s Supreme Court honored the group’s request to annul Mardones’s trademark. The band in 2012 lost an attempt to oppose Mardones’s registration of […]

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