Headlines Tagged with Patents/Trademarks — 899 headlines found
In Law360's latest roundup of new actions at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board...Dr Pepper tries to "crush" a registration for fruity e-cigarette juice...The second is more straightforward: Reynolds American...
Jan 27, 2017 Law360
added Jan 29, 2017 17:20
South Africa-based cigarette manufacturer, Gold Leaf Tobacco has skated past its legal battle with a competitor over a brand name to reintroduce its cigarettes on the market, rebranding from ‘RG’ to its full name ‘Rudland and George.
Jan 25, 2017 BH24 (zw)
added Jan 31, 2017 17:38
Subsidiaries for tobacco companies Imperial Brands and Altria jointly filed Jan. 4 to end two patent infringement lawsuits even as Reynolds American Inc. has made progress in challenges to two of Imperial’s e-cigarette patents
Jan 6, 2017 Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
added Jan 8, 2017 23:37
“We will be prioritizing and focusing on the vapor and tobacco heating consumer segments within our next generation product portfolio with our Vype and Glo brands. We do recognize the focus and single-mindedness Kind can bring will be an asset to the spe
Jan 6, 2017 Tobacco Reporter
added Jan 7, 2017 03:05
ending an infringement lawsuit as well as challenges that Nu Mark had launched attacking the validity of the patents. Fontem, a unit of U.K tobacco company Imperial Brands...
Jan 6, 2017 Law360
added Jan 7, 2017 02:42
[Virgin Islands] 22nd Century Group Announces Major Scientific Collaboration with University of Virginia
will invest approximately $1,100,000 in this major scientific collaboration with UVA. The goals of the research agreement include: (i) creating unique industrial hemp plants with guaranteed levels of THC below the legal limits (thus eliminating the risk t
Dec 20, 2016 Business Wire
added Dec 20, 2016 22:17
Electronic cigarette marker Nu Mark LLC lost a bid to invalidate claims in a rival’s e-cigarette patent, after the Patent Trial and Appeal Board said Thursday the evidence that NuMark’s arguments relied on had already been considered by a patent examiner.
Dec 16, 2016 Law360
added Dec 17, 2016 19:43
The decision of the Full Federal Court in Scandinavian Tobacco Group Eersel BV v Trojan Trading Company...has provided some useful clarity to the conceptual complexities surrounding use and consent under Sections 120 and 123 of the Trade Marks Act 1995 (
Dec 8, 2016 Mondaq
added Dec 8, 2016 20:38
The much-awaited decision of the World Trade Organization Dispute Settlement Body on Australia’s law requiring that tobacco products be sold in plain packages, challenged by four countries, has been postponed and is now expected “not before May 2017.”
Dec 7, 2016 Intellectual Property Watch (ch)
added Dec 9, 2016 14:19
will not issue a ruling on whether Australia's "plain packaging" tobacco law usurps foreign companies' intellectual property rights until May, according to WTO documents circulated Tuesday, delaying a decision that was slated to arrive by the end of 2016.
Dec 6, 2016 Law360
added Dec 8, 2016 03:23