Tsar & Tsai IP News

2020 No. 2 Tsar & Tsai IP News

Patent and trademark applicants may request reinstatement of the application if a failure to meet the statutory time period is caused by the COVID-19 pandemic [...]

2020 No. 1 Tsar & Tsai IP News

The Supreme Administrative Court held that the patent filing receipt issued by United States Patent and Trademark Office cannot be used as priority certified document [...]

Dec 2019 Tsar & Tsai IP News

The Supreme Administrative Court upheld the IP Court’s judgment which revoked the registration of the mark "SHACMAN" for use on the goods "land carriers, automobiles, land vehicle chassis, automobile bodies, etc." in Class 12 on the ground that said mark was similar to the "MAN" trademark previously registered by Man Truck & Bus SE [...]

Oct 2019 Tsar & Tsai IP News

TIPO concluded that the opposed mark “好師多 (Hao-Shi-Duo) & design” is highly similar to the well-known mark “好市多” (Hao-Shi-Duo) of Price Costco International, Inc. and is not registerable on its designated services in Class 35 [...]