Forms and Fees

Where possible, you are strongly encouraged to file form online via IP2SG. Forms that are filed online will be processed more promptly and may possibly be cheaper than a manual (hard copy) submission.

For manual submission, please note that additional Service Bureau charges may apply.


Case Management / Alternative Dispute Resolution Forms Trade Mark Forms Patent Forms Design Forms Plant Varieties Protection Forms
Geographical Indication Forms
Continuation Sheets
General Forms
Notes on Refund  



Case Management / Alternative Dispute Resolution Forms

Description

Fee

Form

Notification to Registrar (Trade Marks) -

Word Icon Notification to Registrar (80KB)

PDF icon Notification to Registrar (639KB)

Request for WIPO Mediation Fee

Word Icon Request for WIPO Mediation (60KB)

PDF icon Request for WIPO Mediation (489KB)

Application for Reimbursement under Enhanced Mediation Promotion Scheme -

Word Icon Application for Reimbursement under EMPS (43KB)

PDF icon Application for Reimbursement under EMPS (323KB)

Agreement and Request for WIPO Expert Determination in IPOS Patent Proceedings Fee

Word Icon Agreement and Request for WIPO Expert Determination (57KB)

PDF icon Agreement and Request for WIPO Expert Determination (92KB)

 

Trade Mark Forms

Form Description Fee
Online filing Manual filing

TM11

Notice of opposition

$374 × no. of classes

$374 x no. of classes + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon TM11 (182KB)

PDF icon TM11 (259KB)

TM28

Application for revocation, invalidation or rectification

$357 × no. of classes

$357 × no. of classes + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon TM28 (151KB)

PDF icon TM28 (236KB)

TM48

Request for extension of time to file notice of opposition

No fee payable

Service Bureau charges

Word Icon TM48 (147KB)

PDF icon TM48 (234KB)

HC1

Notice of attendance at hearing

$715 × no. of classes

$715 × no. of classes + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC1 (155KB)

PDF icon HC1 (78KB)

HC2

Request to extract Registrar's certificate of taxation

$80 × no. of classes

$80 × no. of classes + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC2 (143KB)

PDF icon HC2 (75KB)

HC3 Request for extension of time
  • Extension in relation to counter-statement

First request

  • Extension in relation to evidence
      • If counter-statement filed before 31 January 2017,
      1. First request
      2. Subsequent request

       

      • If counter-statement filed on or after 31 January 2017,

      First and subsequent requests

      • Extension in relation to taxation matters and others

      First and subsequent requests






No fee payable






No fee payable

$100 x no. of classes





$100 x no. of classes




$100





Service Bureau charges






Service Bureau charges

$100 x no. of classes + Service Bureau charges




$100 x no. of classes + Service Bureau charges



$100 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC3 (167KB)

PDF icon HC3 (141KB)

HC4

Request for ex parte hearing

$100

$100 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC4 (141KB)

PDF icon HC4 (75KB)

HC5

Request for grounds of decision for ex parte hearing

$700

$700 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC5 (143KB)

PDF icon HC5 (76KB)

HC6

Counter-statement

$360 × no. of classes

$360 x no. of classes + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC6 (147KB)

PDF icon HC6 (78KB)

 

Patent Forms

Form

Description

Fee
Online filing Manual filing
PF2

Reference to Registrar on determination of entitlement to patent before or after grant

$450

$450 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon PF2 (140KB)

PDF icon PF2 (76KB)

-

Application for authorisation by Registrar to carry out act on behalf of person to whom directions were given

$50
By letter

$50
By letter

-

Request for directions on handling of dispute between joint applicants

$450
By letter

$450
By letter

-

Reference to registrar to determine the question of a licence

$450
By letter

$450
By letter

-

Application for settlement of terms of licence of right

$380
By letter

$380
By letter

-

Reference to Registrar of dispute as to infringement

$280
By letter

$280
By letter

-

Application for declaration of non-infringement

$280
By letter

$280
By letter

PF35

Application for revocation of patent

$500

$500 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon PF35 (116KB)

PDF icon PF35 (73KB)

-

Notice of objection to release of sample of micro-organism to expert

$100
By letter

$100
By letter

PF58

Notice of opposition
  1. to an application under section 24
  2. to an amendment of a specification after grant
  3. to an application under section 54(1) or (3) for cancellation of an entry in the register
  4. to the correction of an error, clerical error or mistake

 

$40

$480


$90



$100

 

$40

$480


$90



$100

Word Icon PF58 (140KB)

PDF icon PF58 (75KB)

HC1

Notice of attendance at hearing

$715

$715 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC1 (155KB)

PDF icon HC1 (78KB)

HC2

Request to extract Registrar's certificate of taxation

$80

$80 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC2 (143KB)

PDF icon HC2 (75KB)

HC3

Request for extension of time
  1. for first extension of that period
  2. for second or subsequent extension of that period

 

No fee payable

$100

 

Service Bureau charges

$100 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC3 (167KB)

PDF icon HC3 (141KB)

HC4

Request for ex parte hearing

$100

$100 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC4 (141KB)

PDF icon HC4 (75KB)

HC5

Request for grounds of decision for ex parte hearing

$700

$700 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC5 (143KB)

PDF icon HC5 (76KB)

HC 6

Counter-statement

$360

$360 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC6 (147KB)

PDF icon HC6 (78KB)

Design Forms

Form

Description

Fee

Online filing Manual filing

D13

Application for revocation of the registration of a design

$400

$400 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon D13 (138KB)

PDF icon D13 (73KB)

HC1

Notice of attendance at hearing

$715

$715 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC1 (155KB)

PDF icon HC1 (78KB)

HC2

Request to extract the Registrar's certificate of taxation

$80

$80 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC2 (143KB)

PDF icon HC2 (75KB)

HC3

Request for extension of time
  1. for first extension of that period
  2. for second or any subsequent extension of that period

 

No fee payable

$100

 

Service Bureau charges

$100 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC3 (167KB)

PDF icon HC3 (141KB)

HC4

Request for ex parte hearing

$100

$100 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC4 (141KB)

PDF icon HC4 (75KB)

HC5

Request for grounds of decision for ex parte hearing

$700

$700 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC5 (143KB)

PDF icon HC5 (76KB)

HC6

Counter-statement

$360

$360 + Service Bureau charges

Word Icon HC6 (147KB)

PDF icon HC6 (78KB)

 

Plant Varieties Protection Forms

Form Description Fee
Manual filing

PVP6

Filing of a notice of objection

$340

Word Icon PVP6 (51KB)

PDF icon PVP6 (35KB)

PVP7

Filing of a counter-statement

$325

Word Icon PVP7 (52KB)

PDF icon PVP7 (36KB)

PVP8

Filing of a notice of appearance at hearing

$650

Word Icon PVP8 (50KB)

PDF icon PVP8 (193KB)

PVP15

Request for an extension of time

$30

Word Icon PVP15 (53KB)

PDF icon PVP15 (143KB)

PVP19

Request to extract the Registrar's Certificate of Taxation

$30

Word Icon PVP19 (48KB)

PDF icon PVP19 (118KB)

 

Geographical Indication Forms

Form Description Fee
Manual filing

GI13

Notice of objection or opposition

$550

Word Icon GI13 (96KB)

PDF icon GI13 (241KB)

GI14

Request for grounds of decision in objection or opposition proceedings

$1,400

Word Icon GI14 (81KB)

PDF icon GI14 (242KB)

GI15

Notice of attendance at objection or opposition hearing

$715

Word Icon GI15 (86KB)

PDF icon GI15 (243KB)

GI16

Request to extract Registrar's certificate of taxation

$110

Word Icon GI16 (80KB)

PDF icon GI16 (235KB)

GI17

Request for extension of time to file notice of opposition, counter-statement, statutory declaration or other matter in inter partes proceedings

$100

Word Icon GI17 (95KB)

PDF icon GI17 (245KB)

GI18

Counter-statement

$550

Word Icon GI18 (85KB)

PDF icon GI18 (240KB)

Continuation Sheets

Description Form
Continuation Sheet 1 Word Icon Continuation Sheet 1 (75KB)

PDF icon Continuation Sheet 1 (25KB)
Continuation Sheet 4
Word Icon Continuation Sheet 4 (61KB)

PDF icon Continuation Sheet 4 (20KB)
Continuation Sheet 5
Word Icon Continuation Sheet 5 (69KB)

PDF icon Continuation Sheet 5 (23KB)

 

General Forms

Description Fee Form
Service Bureau (SB) Request Form
Applicable for the following:
  • PF2, PF35, TM11, TM28, TM48, D13, HC1, HC2, HC3, HC4, HC5, HC6
  • Any statutory declaration filed as evidence in inter partes proceedings or any written submission or bundle of authorities, not accompanying any form when filed

Notes:

  • Cover letters included in the attached documents are not subjected to SB surcharges
  • Forms not listed in the table in the SB Request Form are not filed under the Service Bureau and hence SB surcharges do not apply
$40 for each Form plus $0.50 for each page of accompanying document(s)

$0.50 for each page of document
Word Icon SB Request Form (58KB)

PDF icon SB Request Form (381KB)
GST Form (wef 1 Apr 2017)   Word Icon GST Form (46KB)

PDF icon GST Form (6KB)

Notes on Refund

Refund may be allowed under the following non-exhaustive list of circumstances:
  • You made duplicate payment for a form.
  • You filed duplicate forms.
  • You submitted a form which cannot be processed.
Please note that:
  • Refund requests can be submitted via https://www.ip2.sg.
  • Forms which have been processed are generally not refundable.
You are advised to check your forms carefully before submitting them.

Legal Decisions

Written Grounds of Decision will be delivered when the dispute is adjudicated after a full hearing. The summary of all decisions that are issued by the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore up till the end of 2010 are provided in this site for information only. While the full text of decisions from 2010 is also available in this site for information only, the full text and official version of all decisions can be obtained from Lawnet. Please check Lawnet for any appeals from these decisions to the High Court and the Court of Appeal. We have made every effort to ensure that the information is accurate; however, the IPOS is not liable for any errors that may arise out of the reporting of the cases. 

If you wish to receive our decisions via email, you may subscribe to our mailing list by emailing news@ipos.gov.sg to let us know so that we can keep you informed in future.


To view pre-2017 legal decisions, please click here.

2019

Citation Application Number Mark / Patent / GI Mark Image Action Decision
Swatch AG (Swatch SA) (Swatch Ltd) v Apple Inc. [2019] SGIPOS 1 TM No.
T1319676J-01
IWATCH T1319676J-01 Trade Mark Opposition (Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (872KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (328KB)

Mahendra Naidu A/L R. Manogaran trading as Sri Sai Traders v Navin Trading Pte. Ltd. [2019] SGIPOS 2 TM No. 40201606062U and 40201606064Y SHREE GOLD and device and SREE GOLD and device 40201606062U

40201606064Y
Trade Mark Invalidation (Successful) PDF icon Full Decision (519KB)
Guess? Inc v Jen, Chi [2019] SGIPOS 3 TM No. T1417856A Hater and device T1417856A
Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (743KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (332KB)
The Scotch Whisky Association v Isetan Mitsukoshi Ltd. [2019] SGIPOS 4
TM No. 
40201604845Y-02
ISETAN TARTAN 40201604845Y-02
Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (524KB)
Appeal to High Court
(IPOS decision reversed on Section 7(4)(b))
[2019] SGHC 200
Singapore Shipping Association and Association of Singapore Marine Industries v Hitachi, Ltd. and Mitsubishi Shipbuilding Co., Ltd. [2019] SGIPOS 5
Patent No. 159788 Vessel Structure
Opposition to Patent Amendment 
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (889KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (403KB)
The Patissier LLP v Aalst Chocolate Pte Ltd [2019] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T0626526D Patissier By Aalst Chocolate and device T0626526D
Trade Mark Revocation
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (664KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (312KB)
Aalst Chocolate Pte Ltd v The Patissier LLP [2019] SGIPOS 7 TM Nos.
T0518520H and T0518521F
The Patissier T0518520H
Trade Mark Invalidation
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (699KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (287KB)
CTBAT International Co. Limited v N.V. Sumatra Tobacco Trading Company [2019] SGIPOS 8
TM No. 40201519134T Tri Happiness and device 40201519134T
Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (805KB)
Application for Confidentiality Safeguards by TWG Tea Company Pte. Ltd. and Objection Thereto by T2 Singapore Pte. Ltd. & Tea Too Pty Ltd [2019] SGIPOS 9
TM Nos. 40201702614Q,
40201702615U,
40201702617X and
40201704650Q
SINGAPORE BREAKFAST,
NEW YORK BREAKFAST, LONDON BREAKFAST and CARAVAN
40201702614Q
40201702615U
40201702617X
40201704650Q
Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing PDF icon Full Decision (648KB)
Tiger Coatings GMBH & Co. KG v Seng Fong Paints Pte Ltd [2019] SGIPOS 10 TM Nos. 40201704182U and 40201704183P LNK Brand and device, LNK Coatings and device 40201704182U

40201704183P
Trade Mark Opposition (Unsuccessful) PDF icon Full Decision (718KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (301KB)
TM No. 40201708607T HM-O 40201708607T
Trade Mark Opposition
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (672KB)
Appeal to High Court Pending HC/TA 12/2019
Application for Extension of Time to file Notice of Opposition and Evidence by U.S. Dairy Export Council and Objection Thereto by Consorzio del Formaggio Parmigiano Reggiano [2019] SGIPOS 12 GI No. 50201900057U Parmigiano Reggiano 50201900057U
Geographical Indication Interlocutory Hearing PDF icon Full Decision (440KB)
Dentsply Sirona Inc. v Tomy Incorporated  [2019] SGIPOS 13 TM Nos. T1301266Z, T1301267H and T1301268F SENTALLOY, BIOFORCE, and MICROARCH T1301266Z

T1301267H

T1301268F
Trade Mark Invalidation (Successful) PDF icon Full Decision (553KB)
Appeal to High Court Pending HC/TA 18/2019
Harvard Club of Singapore v President and Fellows of Harvard College [2019] SGIPOS 14
TM Nos. 40201402804X and 40201402805W HARVARD CLUB OF SINGAPORE and HARVARD UNIVERSITY CLUB OF SINGAPORE 40201402804X

40201402805W
Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision (663KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (252KB)

2018

IPOS Cases in 2018 - Selected Issues, Holdings and Comments of Interest

Citation Application Number Mark / Patent Mark Image Action Decision
Guccio Gucci S.p.A. v Guccitech Industries (Private Ltd) [2018] SGIPOS 1 TM No.
T1414543D
GUCCITECH INNOVATION SAVES SPACE T1414543D
Trade Mark Opposition
(Successful)

PDF icon Full Decision (522KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (156KB)

Clarins Fragrance Group f.k.a. Thierry Mugler Parfums S.A.S. v BenQ Materials Corp. [2018] SGIPOS 2 TM No.
40201507206W-01
derma angel  40201507206W-01 Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (528KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (169KB)

USA Pro IP Limited v Montfort Services Sdn. Bhd. [2018] SGIPOS 3 TM No. T0805183J USAPRO T0805183J
Trade Mark Invalidation
(Successful)
and
Trade Mark
Revocation
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (548KB)
USA Pro IP Limited v Montfort Services Sdn. Bhd. [2018] SGIPOS 4 TM No. T1318929B USAPRO T1318929B
Trade Mark Opposition
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (337KB)
Bridgestone Corporation and Bridgestone Licensing Services, Inc. v Deestone Limited [2018] SGIPOS 5
TM No. 40201501932U DEESTONE 40201501932U
Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (427 KB)

PDF icon Case Summary 
(167 KB)
Inner Mongolia Little Sheep Catering Chain Co. Ltd. v Grassland Xiao Fei Yang Pte Ltd [2018] SGIPOS 6
TM No. T0912496C XIAO FEI YANG T0912496C
Trade Mark Invalidation
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (455 KB)
Monster Energy Company v Glamco Co., Ltd. [2018] SGIPOS 7 TM No. 40201515702X
SWEET MONSTER 40201515702X
Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (822 KB)
Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld) [2018] SGHC 238
Appeal to Court of Appeal Pending CA/CA 221/2018
Fox Head, Inc. v Fox Street Wear Pte Ltd [2018] SGIPOS 8
TM No. T0503948A "F", FOX HEAD AND "X" DEVICE T0503948A
Trade Mark Opposition
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (737 KB)
Monster Energy Company v Tencent Holdings Limited [2018] SGIPOS 9
TM No. 40201518266U MONSTER Castle 40201518266U
Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (706 KB)

PDF icon Case Summary 
(350 KB)
Bigfoot Internet Ventures Pte. Ltd. v Athleta (ITM) Inc. [2018] SGIPOS 10
TM No.
T0902223J
ATHLETA
T0902223J
Trade Mark Revocation
(Partially Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (383 KB)
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc and Sheraton International IP, LLC v Staywell Hospitality Pty Limited [2018] SGIPOS 11 TM No.
T1005795F
PARK REGIS, Chinese characters "Bai Wei Shi Jiu Dian" and device T1005795F Trade Mark Invalidation
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (1 MB)

PDF icon Case Summary 
(376 KB)
Appeal to High Court
(IPOS decision upheld)
No written Grounds of Decision available
Appeal to Court of Appeal Pending CA/CA 156/2019
Adidas International Marketing BV v Lutong Enterprise Corp. [2018] SGIPOS 12 TM No.
40201508728T
Triangle and circle device 40201508728T Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (935 KB)

PDF icon Case Summary 
(338 KB)
Appeal to High Court Pending HC/TA 15/2018
Singapore Shipping Association and Association of Singapore Marine Industries v Hitachi, Ltd. [2018] SGIPOS 13
Patent No.
10201602094R
Vessel   Patent Revocation
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (833 KB)
Singapore Shipping Association and Association of Singapore Marine Industries v Hitachi, Ltd. [2018] SGIPOS 14
Patent No.
161075
Ballast water treatment system
  Patent Revocation
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (732 KB)
Apple Inc. v Swatch AG (Swatch SA)(Swatch Ltd.) [2018] SGIPOS 15 TM No. 40201522634S and 40201523105X Tick different 40201522634S Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (732 KB)

PDF icon Case Summary 
(485 KB)
Monster Energy Company v NBA Properties, Inc. [2018] SGIPOS 16 TM No.
40201402247Q
TORONTO RAPTORS and device 40201402247Q Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (606 KB)

PDF icon Case Summary 
(386 KB)
Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld) No written Grounds of Decision available
Singapore Telecommunications Limited v Megaport (Services) Pty Ltd [2018] SGIPOS 17 TM No.
T1321153J
MEGAPORT T1321153J Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (695 KB)
 
Daidoh Limited v New Yorker S.H.K. Jeans GmbH & Co. KG [2018] SGIPOS 18 TM No. T1205572A NEWYORKER T1205572A Trade Mark Opposition
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (580 KB)
United U-LI Projects Pte Ltd v Tan Buck Hai [2018] SGIPOS 19 TM No. T1315141D U-LI T1315141D Trade Mark Invalidation
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (548 KB)
Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc. v Intercontinental Exchange Holdings, Inc. [2018] SGIPOS 20 TM No. 40201511598P and 40201511601W BRENT and BRENT INDEX 40201511598P

40201511601W
Trade Mark Invalidation
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (681 KB)

PDF icon Case Summary 
(258 KB)
Bitwave Pte Ltd v Fung Shing Company Limited [2018] SGIPOS 21 TM No.
T1208273G
UCLEAR T1208273G Trade Mark Invalidation
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (433 KB)
Cartier International AG v MoneyMax Jewellery Pte. Ltd. [2018] SGIPOS 22 TM No.
40201701277U
LOVE GOLD, Chinese Characters "Zhen Jin" and device 40201701277U Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (684 KB)


2017

IPOS Cases in 2017 - Selected Issues, Holdings and Comments of Interest

Citation Application Number Mark / Patent Mark Image Action Decision
Application to Amend Pleadings and File Further Evidence in a Trade Mark Opposition by Monster Energy Company and Objection Thereto by Chun-Hua LO [2017] SGIPOS 1 TM No. T1215563G ICE MONSTER and device  T1215563G Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing PDF icon Full Decision (339KB)
AUDI AG v Lim Ching Kwang [2017] SGIPOS 2 TM No. T0911230B AOne and device  T0911230B Trade Mark Revocation
(Partially Successful)
and
Trade Mark Invalidation
(Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (340KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (150KB)

In the matter of a trade mark application by Marvelous AQL Inc. [2017] SGIPOS 3 TM No. T1403479I MARVELOUS!  T1403479I Trade Mark Ex Parte Hearing
(Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (467KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (196KB)

Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld) No written Grounds of Decision available
Bigfoot Internet Ventures Pte. Ltd. v Apple Inc. [2017] SGIPOS 4 TM No. T9812571E  SHERLOCK  T9812571E Trade Mark Revocation
(Successful)

PDF icon Full Decision (338KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (148KB)

Courts (Singapore) Pte Ltd v Big Box Corporation Pte Ltd [2017] SGIPOS 5 TM No. T0501003C BIG BOX  T0501003C Trade Mark Invalidation
(Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (536KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (146KB)

Appeal to High Court
(IPOS decision upheld)
[2018] SGHC 81
FMTM Distribution Limited v Van Cleef & Arpels S.A. [2017] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T0801770E MYSTERY SET T0801770E Trade Mark Revocation
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (564KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (154KB)
Consolidated Artists B.V. v THEFACESHOP Co., Ltd. [2017] SGIPOS 7 TM No. T1300669D MANGO SEED THEFACESHOP T1300669D Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (814KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (212KB)
Louis Dreyfus Commodities MEA Trading DMCC v Orco International (S) Pte Ltd [2017] SGIPOS 8 TM No. T1406879J PADDY LEAF and device T1406879J Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (440KB)
FMTM Distribution Ltd v Tan Jee Liang trading as Yong Yew Trading Company [2017] SGIPOS 9 TM No. T0700270D CASA BLANCA T0700270D Trade Mark Revocation
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (466KB)
Apple Inc. v Xiaomi Singapore Pte Ltd [2017] SGIPOS 10 TM No. T1405403Z MI PAD T1405403Z Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (856KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (189KB)
U-Manga International Business Co., Ltd v nunufish.com [2017] SGIPOS 11  

TM No.
T1316540G

footpure T1316540G  Trade Mark Opposition
(Partially Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (389KB) 
Monster Energy Company v Mixi, Inc. [2017] SGIPOS 12  

TM No.
40201506548Y

Monster Strike 40201506548Y  Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (670KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (157KB)
Multi Access Limited v Guangzhou Pharmaceutical Holding Limited [2017] SGIPOS 13  

TM No.
T0615045I

WONG LO KAT T0615045I  Trade Mark Invalidation
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (400KB)
Tan Buck Hai v United U-LI Projects Pte Ltd [2017] SGIPOS 14  

TM No.
T1104620F

 U-LI T1104620F  Trade Mark Invalidation
(Unsuccessful)
  
PDF icon Full Decision (384KB)

Eley Trading Sdn Bhd v Kwek Soo Chuan [2017] SGIPOS 15 TM No.
T1305626H
Chinese characters "Pu Ti"  T1305626H Trade Mark Invalidation
(Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (2MB)

PDF icon Case Summary (202KB)
Appeal to High Court
(IPOS decision upheld; cross-appeal successful on Section 7(1)(c))
No written Grounds of Decision available
New Yorker S.H.K. Jeans Gmbh & Co. KG v Daidoh Limited [2017] SGIPOS 16 TM No.
T0720728D
NEWYORKER T0720728D  Trade Mark Revocation
(Partially Successful)
PDF icon Full Decision (466KB)
Monster Energy Company v Chun-Hua Lo [2017] SGIPOS 17 TM No.
T1215563G
ICE MONSTER and device T1215563G  Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (873KB)
Appeal to High Court
(IPOS decision upheld)
No written Grounds of Decision available
Starbucks Corporation v Morinaga Nyugyo Kabushiki Kaisha [2017] SGIPOS 18 TM No.
T1317050H
Mt. RAINIER and device T1317050h  Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (730KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (179KB)
The Polo/Lauren Company, L.P. v Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club Ltd [2017] SGIPOS 19 TM No.
T1114738Z
Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club and device T1114738z   Trade Mark Invalidation
(Unsuccessful)
PDF icon Full Decision (1MB)

PDF icon Case Summary (220KB)

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Subject of circular Costs Evidence Extension of Time
Filing and Service Hearing Pleadings


Costs

31 Mar 2017 3/2017  Award of Costs and Taxation 
25 May 2015 1/2015 Costs - Supplement
(Superceded by HMD Circular 3/2017)
26 Aug 2011 7/2011 Bill of Costs
(Superceded by HMD Circular 3/2017)
8 Apr 2011 3/2011 Costs
(Partially superceded by HMD Circular 3/2017)
[Removed] 1/2009 [Removed]

 

Evidence

19 Apr 2017 4/2017 Evidence in Trade Mark Revocations on the Ground of Non-use
31 Jan 2017 2/2017 Deadlines to File Evidence and Extensions of Time to File Evidence in Opposition Proceedings
30 Jun 2015 3/2015 Evidentiary Issues
8 Apr 2011 2/2011 Proprietor's Evidence in Trade Mark Revocations
(Superceded by HMD Circular 4/2017)
8 Apr 2011 1/2011 Applications to File Further Evidence

 

Extension of Time

31 Jan 2017 2/2017 Deadlines to File Evidence and Extensions of Time to File Evidence in Opposition Proceedings
[Removed] 6/2011 [Removed]
20 Aug 2010 4/2010 Dealing with Extensions of Time and Case Management Conference Timelines

 

Filing and Service

24 May 2019 1/2019 Filing of Geographical Indications Documents
31 Jan 2017 1/2017 Service Requirements in Contentious Proceedings before the Registrar
30 Jun 2015 5/2015 E-filing of Other Documents in HMG Proceedings
Amended
22 Jul 2016
4/2015 Full Hearings: Cross-Examination, Filing Requirements (IP2SG), Attendance and Tendering of Additional Submissions
30 Jun 2015 4/2015 Full Hearings: Cross-Examination, Filing Requirements (IP2SG), Attendance and Tendering of Additional Submissions
26 Aug 2011 4/2011 Service of Form TM 11 (Notice of Opposition), Form TM 28 (Application for Revocation / Declaration of Invalidity / Rectification) and Notice Required under Rule 29(5) where there is no Address for Service
(Superceded by HMD Circular 1/2017)
20 Nov 2009 5/2009 Service of Form TM 12 (Counter-statement)
(Superceded by HMD Circular 1/2017)
20 Nov 2009 4/2009 Service of Form TM 11 (Notice of Opposition) and Form TM 28 (Application for Revocation / Declaration of Invalidity / Rectification)
(Superceded by HMD Circular 1/2017)

 

Hearing

Amended
22 Jul 2016 
4/2015 Full Hearings: Cross-Examination, Filing Requirements (IP2SG), Attendance and Tendering of Additional Submissions
30 Jun 2015 4/2015 Full Hearings: Cross-Examination, Filing Requirements (IP2SG), Attendance and Tendering of Additional Submissions
26 Aug 2011 5/2011 Attendance at Opposition / Revocation / Invalidation / Rectification Hearings
(Superceded by HMD Circular 4/2015)

 

Pleadings

20 Sep 2013 1/2013 Pleadings Issues at Case Management Conferences
20 Aug 2010 2/2010 Amendments to Form TM 11, Form TM 28 and Form TM 12


Initiating Action

25 May 2015 2/2015 Particulars to be Specified in Bad Faith, Fraud and Misrepresentation Allegations
21 Dec 2012 1/2012 Relevant Dates in Revocations on Grounds of Non-Use
26 Aug 2011 8/2011 Opposition to Amendment of Trade Mark Application after Publication
[Removed] 3/2010 [Removed]
20 Aug 2010 1/2010 Compliance with Rule 30(3)
20 Nov 2009 3/2009 Filing of Form TM 11 by Joint-Opponents
[Removed] 2/2009 [Removed]


Counter-statement

19 Apr 2017 4/2017 Evidence in Trade Mark Revocations on the Ground of Non-use
8 Apr 2011  2/2011 Proprietor's Evidence in Trade Mark Revocations
(Superceded by HMD Circular 4/2017)