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Israel Patent Renewal - Relevant Provisions from Regulations
Zeev Fisher, Adv., Partner

17/2/2009 Clicks: 6333


Relevant provisions of the Israel Patent Regulations relating to renewals


Israel Patent Opposition - Filing Notices and Evidence
Zeev Fisher, Adv., Partner

14/2/2009 Clicks: 5689


Relevant Provision of the Israeli Patent Regulations Relating to Opposition For A Patent.


Taiwan - WENPING & CO.
Henry Ho

4/2/2009 Clicks: 5619




Israel Patent Acceleration - how to speed up the patent examination in Israel?
Zeev Fisher, Adv., Partner

23/1/2009 Clicks: 4457


This article briefly reviews ways for accelerating a patent application in Israel, according to the Israeli law, and the the commissioner rules.


Israel Trademark Opposition - Relevant provisions of the Israeli Trademark Law (Ordinance)
Formal Translation

23/1/2009 Clicks: 4249


Note: The parts quoted below are parts of the official Israeli PTO translation. However, in any case this translation differs from the original Hebrew text, the later will prevail. (Italics indicate Madrid amendment)


PCT ISRAEL | NATIONAL PHASE ISRAEL | Notes for PCT Applicants Entering National Phase in Israel
Israel Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks

8/4/2008 Clicks: 4658


6/1/2003


Patents in Israel | Notes for applicants from overseas for patents in Israel (non-international applications)
Israel Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks

30/10/2007 Clicks: 3990


January 6, 2003


Few important rulings were given by the trademark office, concerning a petition to erase a trademark due to lack of use
Dikla Diari, Appelfeld Zer Fisher

24/7/2007 Clicks: 4883


In a decision about MIG (a petition to erase a register trademark no. 138834) the registrar ruled about a petition to dismiss a trademark due to lack of use.


The Appellation of origin "Jaffa" registered on the name of the Israel Citrus Marketing Board, will remain registered
Amit Zuckerstein

16/7/2007 Clicks: 8325


The district court in Jerusalem, in its function as the board of appeal for decisions of the Patents Authority (In accordance with the Israel Appellations of Origin and Geographical Indications Law, 1965 ("AOGI" ), considered the appeal of the Israel Citrus Marketing Board, in relation to the Registrar´s decision (dated January 9, 2005) to revoke the registered appellations "Jaffa" (including: "Jaffas" and also "Yafo", "Jaffa" and "Jaffas" in Hebrew).


The term "Nacterina" does not infringe the registered trademark "Tapuzina"
Zeev Fisher, Adv.

15/7/2007 Clicks: 4920


In a decision responding to an application for interim remedies, the honorable Judge Dani Zarfati of the district court in Nazareth ruled that the mark "Nacterina" does not infringe the registered trademark "Tapuzina" and that no elements of "Passing Off", or any other misappropriation were established.


Israeli Trademark Office erases "Love Parade" trademark applications, and allows an Israeli company to proceed with registration of the trademark "Love Parade"
Zeev Fisher, Adv.

25/6/2007 Clicks: 5204


June 4th, 2007. The Israeli Trademark office rules to allow an Israeli company ("Musica Plus") to continue with registration of the trademark "Love Parade", and erased applications of Love Parade Berlin GmbH, a German company holding "love parades" all over the world.


Israeli Supreme Court Faces Novel Trademark Issues
Zeev Fisher, Adv.

23/6/2007 Clicks: 4768


In a recent decision, the Israeli supreme court faced some novel issues converning the trademark practice.


Israeli trademark office rules that "Once Weekly" is a descriptive term and isn´t eligble to be registered as a trademark
Zeev Fisher, Adv.

21/6/2007 Clicks: 4502


Israeli trademark office rules that "Once Weekly" is a descriptive term and isn´t eligble to be registered as a trademark


Chile: Modifications to Chilean Industrial Property Law
Estudio F. Villaseca, www.villaseca.com

21/6/2006 Clicks: 8937


Please note that on December 1st, 2005, modifications to Chilean Industrial Property Law No. 19.039 were introduced by Law 19.996 effective as from such a date


Korea Patent News
Asiana International Patent & Law Office

5/6/2006 Clicks: 7832


Recent Korea patent news. By Asiana International Patent & Law Office 5th Fl. New Seoul Bldg., 828-8 Yoksam-dong, Kangnam-gu, Seoul 135-080 Repulic of Korea 82-2-3453-6561~4(telephone) 82-2-557-3365 (fax)


Israeli trademark office rules to reduce expanses
Appelfeld Zer, Israeli Patent and Trademark Attorneys

24/4/2006 Clicks: 5715


In a recent ruling, the Israeli trademark office reduced the amount granted to cover the expanses of an opposer to a trademark.


Cow Vs. Cow
Zeev Fisher, Adv.

24/3/2006 Clicks: 5882


In a recent ruling, the Israeli trademark registrar rejected an opposition ~filed by Elite, a famous Israeli chocolate manufacturer, against Kraft Foods Schweiz Holdings AG.


Chief patent officer announces the establishment of "Israeli Patent Authority"
Zeev Fisher, Adv.

24/3/2006 Clicks: 6056


The new authority will enjoy greater independence.


Mouse cloned to cure Parkinson´s
BBC news

22/9/2003 Clicks: 8105


Cells taken from cloned mouse embryos have been used to successfully treat a condition similar to Parkinson´s disease in humans.


 

     
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