Many law-related websites inform you that it is simply vital to register the rights to intellectual property (ideas, inventions), since it is possible that your rights may be infringed, you may lose money or reputation.
Registration of a colour as a trademark means that the trademark owner has acquired a certain brand recognition among consumers.
Proceedings in the case between the Essen Production AG Company (hereinafter – “Essen”), owned by Leonid Baryshev and Vadim Makheev against the Kazan Oil and Fat Plant (hereinafter –“Kazan Plant” or “KFP”) about the infringement of rights for a well-known trademark “Майонез Махеев” (Mayonnaise Makheev) started in the year 2010.
VMG Salsoul LLC filed a lawsuit against the singer Madonna. The cause for such action was the use of 0.23 seconds from the composition “Love Break” by the band Sasloul Orchestra in Madonna’s track “Vogue”. The plaintiff considered that this was a violation of his copyright, due to which Madonna received illicit profits from using this fragment in her song. The suit also stated that the current producer of Madonna had previously worked on the composition “Love Break”.
Nikola Tesla is the most famous inventor in the field of electronics and radio engineering. Presently everybody also associate Tesla with a model of an electric car.
Imagine a situation: you registered a computer program (software) and made updates to it, or maybe a new version of this software.
We continue to investigate the issue of violating of the rights to the software (or what the legislator calls a “computer program”).