2016

IPOS Cases in 2016 - Selected Issues, Holdings and Comments of Interest

Citation Application Number Mark / Patent Mark Image Action  Decision
Christie Manson & Woods Limited v Chritrs Auction Pte. Limited [2016] SGIPOS 1  TM No. T1202934H Chritrs  T1202934H Trade Mark Opposition
(Partially Successful)

PDF icon Full Decision (679KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (287KB)

Arjo Wiggins Fine Papers Limited v Transasia Fine Papers Pvt Ltd [2016] SGIPOS 2 TM No. T1102788J KYOORIUS  T1102788J Trade Mark Invalidation
(Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (202KB)

Pets Global Pte Ltd v B2K Pet Products Pte Ltd [2016] SGIPOS 3 TM No. T1306610G Kit Cat and device  T1306610G Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (908KB)

Kiko S.p.A. v Dooyeon Corp [2016] SGIPOS 4 TM No.
T1401233G
KICHO and device  T1401233G Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (404KB)

PT Industri Karet Deli v Qingdao Sentury Tire Co., Ltd. [2016] SGIPOS 5 TM No. T1320771A DELINTE  T1320771A Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)
 

PDF icon Full Decision (406KB)

Abercrombie & Fitch Europe SAGL v MMC International Services Pte Ltd [2016] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T1308820H A & F and device  T1308820H Trade Mark Opposition
(Successful)

PDF icon Full Decision (672KB)

Application to Cure Irregularity in Evidence Filed in a Trade Mark Opposition by The Faceshop Co., Ltd and Objection Thereto by Consolidated Artists B.V. [2016] SGIPOS 7 TM No. T1300669D MANGO SEED THEFACESHOP  T1300669D Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing

PDF icon Full Decision (219KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (152KB)

Beats Electronics, LLC v LG Electronics Inc. [2016] SGIPOS 8 TM No. T1210862J QuadBeat  T1210862J Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (356KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (160KB)

Application for Cross-examination by FMTM Distribution Ltd and Objection Thereto by Tan Jee Liang Trading as Yong Yew Trading Company [2016] SGIPOS 9 TM No. T0700270D CASA BLANCA  T0700270D Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing

PDF icon Full Decision (526KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (219KB)

Leonid Kovalkov v Tan Siew Keng, Angeline [2016] SGIPOS 10 TM Nos. T0312074E and T0615020C JNBK

 T0312074E

T0615020C

Trade Mark Invalidation
(Unsuccessful in relation to T0312074E,
Successful in relation to
T0615020C) 

PDF icon Full Decision (432KB)

Bentley Motors Limited v Aucera S.A. [2016] SGIPOS 11 TM No. T9604780F BENTLEY  T9604780F Trade Mark Revocation
(Successful)

PDF icon Full Decision (317KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (151KB)

Stora Enso Oyj v PT Purinusa Ekapersada and PT Pabrik Kertas Tjiwi Kimia Tbk Ltd [2016] SGIPOS 12 TM No. T1212601G enza  T1212601G Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (806KB)

Cambrian Engineering Corporation Pte Ltd v FOSTA Pte Ltd [2016] SGIPOS 13 Patent No. 126809 Sensor and Installation Method for 
Long-term Measurement of Average Physical Quantities
  Patent Revocation
(Partially Successful)

PDF icon Full Decision (777KB)

Application for Extension of Time to File Evidence by SGP International Enterprise and Objection Thereto by A.T.X. International, Inc. [2016] SGIPOS 14 TM No. T1302799C CROSS LINE and device  T1302799C Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing

PDF icon Full Decision (310KB)

Apptitude Pte Ltd v MGG Software Pte Ltd [2016] SGIPOS 15 TM No. T1403091B snaapp school notification and attendance app  T1403091B Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (624KB)

2015

IPOS Cases in 2015 - Selected Issues, Holdings and Comments of Interest

Citation Application Number Mark / Patent Mark Image Action Decision
Redsun Singapore Pte. Ltd. v Tsung-Tse Hsieh [2015] SGIPOS 1  TM No. T1005905C Red Sun Tea Shop and device  T1005905C Trade Mark Invalidation
(Partially Successful)

PDF icon Full Decision (295KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (78KB)

Intel Corporation v IntelSteer Pte Ltd [2015] SGIPOS 2 TM No. T0903014D IntelSteer and device  T0903014D Trade Mark Invalidation
(Partially Successful)

PDF icon Full Decision (895KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (79KB)

Romanson Co., Ltd. v Festina Lotus, S.A. [2015] SGIPOS 3 TM No. T9004265I Festina and device  T9004265I Trade Mark Revocation
(Successful)

PDF icon Full Decision (383KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (65KB)

Appeal to High Court (Respondent did not contest; IPOS decision reversed) No written Grounds of Decision available
Japan Tobacco Inc v Philip Morris Products S.A. [2015] SGIPOS 4 TM Nos. T1101909H and T1101910A L&M Activate and Activate 2-in-1  T1101909H
T1101910A
Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful in relation to T1101909H,
Successful in relation to
T1101910A)

PDF icon Full Decision (407KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (81KB)

Sports Connection Pte Ltd v PT Eigerindo Multi Produk Industri [2015] SGIPOS 5 TM No. T0812097B bodypack digital case and device  T0812097B Trade Mark Invalidation
(Partially Successful)

PDF icon Full Decision (526KB)

Lisbeth Enterprises Limited v Procter & Gamble International Operations SA [2015] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T8102365E Inspiré  T8102365E Trade Mark Revocation
(Successful)

PDF icon Full Decision (192KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (73KB)

Formula One Licensing B.V. v Idea Marketing SA [2015] SGIPOS 7 TM No. T0715123H F1H2O  T0715123H Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (270KB)

PDF iconCase Summary (169KB)

Appeal to High Court
(IPOS decision upheld)
[2015] SGHC 263
Appeal to Court of Appeal
(IPOS decision upheld)
CA/CA 201/2015
Application for Acceptance of Late Counter-Statement in a Trade Mark Application by MGG Software Pte Ltd and Objection Thereto by Apptitude Pte Ltd [2015] SGIPOS 8 TM No. T1403091B snaapp school notification and attendance app  T1403091B Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing

PDF icon Full Decision (121KB)

Ceramiche Caesar S.p.A. v CaesarStone Sdot Yam Ltd [2015] SGIPOS 9 TM No. T0722229A-02 caesarstone  T0722229A-02 Trade Mark Opposition
(Partially Successful)

PDF icon Full Decision (477KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (215KB)

Appeal to High Court
(IPOS decision reversed)
[2016] SGHC 45
Appeal to Court of Appeal 
(IPOS decision upheld)
[2017] SGCA 30
The Polo/Lauren Company, L.P. v United States Polo Association [2015] SGIPOS 10 TM No. T1215440A USPA and rider device  T1215440A Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (305KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (266KB)

Appeal to High Court
(IPOS decision upheld)
[2016] SGHC 32
Converse Inc v Southern Rubber Works Sdn Bhd [2015] SGIPOS 11 TM No. T0705265E Classic Jazz Star and star device  T0705265E Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (448KB)

Cheaney Shoes Limited v Widdy Trading Pte Ltd [2015] SGIPOS 12 TM No. T9003431A CHEANEY  T9003431A Trade Mark Revocation (Successful)

PDF icon Full Decision (131KB)

Lonza Biologics Tuas Pte Ltd v Genpharm International, Inc [2015] SGIPOS 13 Patent No. 51905 Transgenic Non-human Animals Capable of Producing Heterologous Antibodies   Patent Revocation
(Successful)

PDF icon Full Decision (207KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (146KB)

Ferrero S.p.A. v Dochirnie pidpryiemstvo "Kondyterska korporatsiia "Roshen" [2015] SGIPOS 14 TM Nos. T1114593Z and T1114594H ROSHEN and device  T1114593Z
T1114594H
Trade Mark Opposition
(Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (1000KB)

Application for Amendment of Pleadings by Axis Law Corporation and Objection Thereto by Axis Intellectual Capital Pte Ltd [2015] SGIPOS 15 TM No. T0106593C AXIS  T0106593C Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing

PDF icon Full Decision (78KB)

Judicial Review Application Dismissed [2016] SGHC 127
Appeal to Court of Appeal Dismissed CA/CA 79/2016
Request for Extension of Time to File Counter-Statement in a Trade Mark Application by Metrojaya Bhd. and Metrojaya Sendirian Berhad and Objection Thereto by The East India Company Holdings Pte Ltd [2015] SGIPOS 16 TM Nos.
T9706153E, T9706155A, T9706154C, T9706156Z, T9002227E and T9002228C
East India Company and device

 T9706153E

T9706155A

T9706154C

T9706156Z

T9002227E

T9002228C

Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing

PDF icon Full Decision (409KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (143KB)

Appeal to High Court Dismissed (Note: One of the Respondents’ arguments was that an interlocutory decision is not appealable.) No written Grounds of Decision available
Bacardi & Company Limited v G3 Enterprises, Inc [2015] SGIPOS 17 TM No. T1002552C Louis M Martini and device  T1002552C Trade Mark Opposition (Unsuccessful)

PDF icon Full Decision (798KB)

PDF icon Case Summary (217KB)

2014

 Citation Application Number Mark/ Patent  Mark Image Action Decision
Application for Restoration of Trade Mark Application and Request for Extension of Time to File Evidence in a Trade Mark Opposition by V Hotel Pte Ltd and Objection Thereto by Jelco Properties Pte Ltd [2014] SGIPOS 1 TM No. T1010045B V Hotel and device T1010045B Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing PDF icon Full Decision
Application for Cross-Examination by PT Eigerindo Multi Produk Industri and Objection Thereto by Sports Connection Pte Ltd [2014] SGIPOS 2 TM No. T0812097B Bodypack digital case and device T0812097B Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing

PDF icon Full Decision

Carolina Herrera, Ltd v Lacoste [2014] SGIPOS 3 TM No. T1100417A L.12.12 T1100417A Trade Mark Opposition

PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary

Applications for Restoration of Trade Mark Applications and Extension of Time to File and Serve Counter-Statements in Trade Mark Applications by BRG Brilliant Rubber Goods (M) Sdn Bhd and Objection Thereto by The Polo/Lauren Company, L.P. [2014] SGIPOS 4 TM Nos. T1305469I and T1305467B 1. POLO and horse and rider device
2. Horse and rider device
T1305469I

T1305467B
Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing

PDF icon Full Decision

Societe Des Produits Nestle S.A. v Liwayway Marketing Corporation [2014] SGIPOS 5 TM No. T0912371A MARTY'S T0912371A Trade Mark Opposition

PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary

G3 Enterprises, Inc v Bacardi & Company Limited [2014] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T0508163A MARTINI and device T0508163A Trade Mark Revocation and Invalidation PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
Pirelli & C. S.P.A. v Tao, Hsiu-Chih [2014] SGIPOS 7 TM No. T1015606G TS PROJECT and device T1015606G Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision
Seiko Holdings Kabushiki Kaisha (trading as Seiko Holdings Corporation) v Choice Fortune Holdings Limited [2014] SGIPOS 8 TM No. T1100145H SEIKI T1100145H Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
Application for Correction of a Patent by Genpharm International Inc and Objection Thereto by Lonza Biologics Tuas Pte Ltd [2014] SGIPOS 9 Patent No. 51905 Transgenic Non-human Animals Capable of Producing Heterologous Antibodies Patent Interlocutory Hearing PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
Rovio Entertainment Ltd v Kimanis Food Industries Sdn Bhd [2014] SGIPOS 10 TM No.
T1204840G
ANGRY BITE T1204840G Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld) [2015] SGHC 216
Taylor, Fladgate & Yeatman Liimited v Taylors Wines Pty Ltd [2014] SGIPOS 11 TM Nos.
T1111745F and T1111870C
TAYLORS WAKEFIELD and device T1111745F

T1111870C
Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
Application by OOO "TVM-Trade" to Strike Out Notice of Opposition and Objection Thereto by Societe Des Produits Nestle SA [2014] SGIPOS 12 TM No.
T1201076J
GOLDEN EAGLE and red mug device T1201076J Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
Fox Racing, Inc. v Fox Street Wear Pte Ltd [2014] SGIPOS 13 TM No.
T0503947C
"F", FOX HEAD AND "X" DEVICE T0503947C Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
Time Inc. v Li San Zhong [2014] SGIPOS 14 TM No.
T1100008G
FORTUNE TIMES AND DEVICE T1100008G Trade Mark Invalidation PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
MCI Group Holding SA v Secondment Pty Ltd [2014] SGIPOS 15 TM No.
T0403049I
MCI T0403049I Trade Mark Revocation PDF icon Full Decision

2013

 Citation Application Number Mark/ Patent  Mark Image Action Decision
Autozone Automotive Enterprise v Autozone Parts, Inc. [2013] SGIPOS 1 TM Nos. T9901348A and T9901351A 1. AUTOZONE 
2. AutoZone and device
T9901348A

T9901351A
Trade Mark Revocation and Invalidation PDF icon Full Decision
Kenzo v Tsujimoto Kenzo [2013] SGIPOS 2 TM No. T0817189E KENZO ESTATE T0817189E Trade Mark Opposition

PDF icon Full Decision

Application for Restoration of Trade Mark Applications and Request for Extension of Time to File Evidence in a Trade Mark Opposition by Tilaknagar Industries Ltd. and Objection Thereto by Distileerderij En Likburstokerij Herman Jansen B.V. [2013] SGIPOS 3 TM Nos. T1101446J, T1101447I and T1101448G TI's Savoy Club and device T1101446J
T1101447I
T1101448G
Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing

PDF icon Full Decision

Application for Amendment of Notice of Opposition by MHCS and Objection Thereto by J.-E. Borie SA [2013] SGIPOS 4 TM No. T1016517A The Yellow Label T1016517A Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing

PDF icon Full Decision

Star Industrial Company Limited v Sin Fatt Industrial Co, Sdn Bhd [2013] SGIPOS 5 TM Nos. T0908522D, T0908520H and T0813569D ACE and 'A' device T0908522D

T0908520H

T0813569D
Trade Mark Invalidation and Opposition

PDF icon Full Decision

Alphasonics (Ultrasonic Cleaning Systems) Ltd. v Alphasonics (Pte) Ltd [2013] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T1105467E Alphasonics and device T1105467E Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision
Application for Leave to File Further Evidence in a Trade Mark Opposition by Autozone Automotive Enterprise and Objection Thereto by Autozone Parts, Inc. [2013] SGIPOS 7 TM No. T0901785G and T0901786E 1. Autozone and device 
2. Autozone
T0901785G

T0901786E
Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing PDF icon Full Decision
Formula One Licensing B.V. v Idea Marketing SA [2013] SGIPOS 8 TM No. T0715123H F1H2O T0715123H Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision
Appeal to High Court (transferred back to IPOS for re-hearing) IPOS’ written Grounds of Decision at [2015]
SGIPOS 7

2012

 Citation Application Number Mark/ Patent Mark Image Action Decision
Ex Hacienda Los Camichines, S.A. De C.V. v Rum Creation & Products Inc. [2012] SGIPOS 1 TM Nos. 
T0811207D, T0808231J and T0808233G
1. Zacapa Centenario 
2. Zacapa Centenario 15 and device
3. Zacapa Centenario 23 and device
T0811207D

T0808231J

T0808233G
Trade Mark Opposition  PDF icon Full Decision
Valentino S.p.A. v Matsuda & Co. [2012] SGIPOS 2 TM No. T0623268D Valentino Rudy and V device T0623268D Trade Mark Opposition

 PDF icon Full Decision

Victoria's Secret Stores Brand Management, Inc. v Eclectic Edge Inc [2012] SGIPOS 3 TM Nos. T0803761G and T0803762E 1.Valentine Secret and device 
2.Vs with A secret that women love
T0803761G

T0803762E
Trade Mark Opposition

 PDF icon Full Decision

The Sunrider Corporation dba Sunrider International v Power Root (M) Sdn. Bhd. [2012] SGIPOS 4 TM No. T0312726Z Pearl Kacip Fatimah T0312726Z Trade Mark Revocation

 PDF icon Full Decision

Leonid Kovalkov v Tan Siew Keng Angeline [2012] SGIPOS 5 TM No. T0719918D JNBK T0719918D Trade Mark Opposition

 PDF icon Full Decision

Tan Siew Keng Angeline v Leonid Kovalkov [2012] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T0716403H Filtration JS Product and device T0716403H Trade Mark Opposition  PDF icon Full Decision
Philip Morris Products S.A. v British American Tobacco (Brands) Inc [2012] SGIPOS 7 TM No. T1002212E Concentric Circles device T1002212E Trade Mark Opposition  PDF icon Full Decision

2011

 Citation Application Number Mark Action Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 1 TM Nos. T0813228H and T0813229F LOVOL Trade Mark Opposition
PDF icon Full Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 2 TM No. T0611218B MORTON'S MEMBERS CLUB Trade Mark Invalidation

PDF icon Full Decision

[2011] SGIPOS 3 TM No. T0718802F Seiko advance Ltd and Japanese characters Trade Mark Opposition

PDF icon Full Decision

[2011] SGIPOS 4 TM No. T0605049G WOODLAND and device series of marks Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing for Amendment of Pleadings and Admission of Further Evidence

PDF icon Full Decision

[2011] SGIPOS 5 TM No. 
T0608142B
BORRI Trade Mark Invalidation

PDF icon Full Decision

[2011] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T0618780H Device of a Bottle Trade Mark
Ex-Parte Hearing
PDF icon Full Decision

[2011] SGIPOS 7
TM No. T0802642I PARK REGIS with device (series of 2 marks) Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision
Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision reversed) [2013] 1 SLR 489
Appeal to Court of Appeal (High Court decision reversed)
[2014] 1 SLR 911
[2011] SGIPOS 8 TM No. T1012199I Red 8 (Bottle device) Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing for Application for Opposition Not to be dismissed & Application for Leave to amend Form TM 48  PDF icon Full Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 9 TM No. T0905684D Find it, Make it, Sell it Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing for Application to allow late form for Extension of Time PDF icon Full Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 10 TM No. 
T0816999H
SOS International and device Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing for Application for an Extension of Time to file Evidence PDF icon Full Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 11 TM No. 
T0802758A
Caprimo Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing for Application For Security For Costs PDF icon Full Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 12 TM No. T0900197G GK device and Gioven Klein Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 13 TM No.
T0912739C
Ribbon device Trade Mark
Ex-Parte Hearing
PDF icon Full Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 14 TM No. T0605049G Woodland and device(series of 2 marks) Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 15 TM No. T0709717I Subway Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 16
TM No. T0906747A
Cubanas Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing for Application For Extension of Time To File Evidence PDF icon Full Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 17
TM No. T0815031F Kappa Trade Mark Opposition
PDF icon Full Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 18
TM No.
T1004611C
Storm and device Trade Mark Invalidation PDF icon Full Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 19
TM No. T0806894F Colourland Colour Your Home (series of 2 marks) Trade Mark Invalidation PDF icon Full Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 20
TM No. T1100145H Seiki Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing for Application to allow late Form for Extension of Time to Oppose PDF icon Full Decision
[2011] SGIPOS 21
TM No. T0817822I Red Cells and device (series of 4 marks) Trade Mark
Ex-parte Hearing
PDF icon Full Decision

 

2010

 Citation Application Number Mark Action Decision
[2010] SGIPOS 1 TM Nos. T0306306G and T0306307E
RAFFLES
Trade Mark Invalidation
PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary

[2010] SGIPOS 2

TM No. T0525465Z J.ESTINA and device Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision reversed)
[2010] 4 SLR 552
[2010] SGIPOS 3 TM No. T0701616J QQ Trade Mark Opposition

PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary

[2010] SGIPOS 4 TM No. T0801987B MAHARAJAH'S Trade Mark Opposition

PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary

[2010] SGIPOS 5 TM No. T0801988J BUTTERFLY BRAND APPALAM and device Trade Mark Opposition

PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary

[2010] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T0720701B Bear device (series of 2 marks) Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
[2010] SGIPOS 7 TM No. T0704281A COMPANYS Trade Mark Invalidation PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
[2010] SGIPOS 8 TM No. T0525129D COUNTRY International and device (series of 2 marks) Trade Mark Opposition  PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
[2010] SGIPOS 9 TM No. T0514132D SubAir and device
Trade Mark Invalidation PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
[2010] SGIPOS 10 TM No. T0722222D Sewame with Chinese characters and device Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
[2010] SGIPOS 11 TM No. T0627878A CEREZYME Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary
[2010] SGIPOS 12 TM No. 
T0809900J
5-STAR EHS Trade Mark Ex-parte hearing PDF icon Full Decision
[2010] SGIPOS 13 TM No. T1003190F KPR and device Trade Mark Interlocutory Hearing for Late Filing of Counter-Statement
PDF icon Full Decision
[2010] SGIPOS 14 TM No. T9610194J
BLUENOTES Trade Mark Revocation
PDF icon Full Decision
[2010] SGIPOS 15 TM No. T0720140E Chinese characters "Su Fu Bi" Trade Mark Invalidation
PDF icon Full Decision

PDF icon Case Summary

 

2009

 Citation Application Number Mark Action Decision
[2009] SGIPOS 1 TM No. T0514255Z SWISS POLO and device
Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Case Summary

[2009] SGIPOS 2

Patent P-Nos. 
90093, 81246, 66313, 102646, 84519, 78282, 105541, 35101, 64985, 92702, 103835 and 90709
- Applications to Restore Lapsed Patents
PDF icon Case Summary
[2009] SGIPOS 3 TM No. T0219037E and T0300022G Slightly rotated device of a bear with the letters and words, “QQ BEAR” on its rear left paw Trade Mark Opposition
PDF icon Case Summary
[2009] SGIPOS 4 TM No. T0203173J HYSTERIC GLAMOUR Trade Mark Opposition
PDF icon Case Summary
Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision reversed)
[2010] 2 SLR 459
Appeal to Court of Appeal (High Court decision upheld)
No written Grounds of Decision available
[2009] SGIPOS 5 TM No. T0422626A Golden Eagle and device (Series of 2 marks) Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Case Summary
[2009] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T0521789D PROTECT Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Case Summary
[2009] SGIPOS 7 TM No. T9812444A BOSS Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Case Summary
[2009] SGIPOS 8 TM No. T0805545C BILLABONG Application to correct an irregularity under Rule 83 to file Counter-Statement out of time PDF icon Case Summary
[2009] SGIPOS 9 TM No. T0804529F stage Application for extension of time to file Counter-Statement PDF icon Case Summary
[2009] SGIPOS 10 TM No. T0625855A SS SARITA PARIS Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Case Summary
[2009] SGIPOS 11 TM No. T0117954H NIKE Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Case Summary
Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld) [2010] 3 SLR 951
Appeal to Court of Appeal (High Court decision reversed) [2011] 2 SLR 846
[2009] SGIPOS 12 Patent P-No. 42669 - Patent Revocation PDF icon Case Summary
[2009] SGIPOS 13 Patent P-No. 45087 - Patent Revocation PDF icon Case Summary
[2009] SGIPOS 14 TM No. T0218492H CAP SAUH and device Ex Parte Hearing - Refusal of Registration under Section 8(2)(b) of the Trade Marks Act PDF icon Case Summary
Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld)
No written Grounds of Decision available
[2009] SGIPOS 15 TM No. T0604212E VINELBINE Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Case Summary
[2009] SGIPOS 16
Patent P-No. 49307
- Patent Revocation PDF icon Case Summary
[2009] SGIPOS 17
TM No. T0417665E
MYTHBUSTERS
Application for Security for Costs under Section 7 PDF icon Case Summary

 

2008

 Citation Application Number Mark Action Decision
[2008] SGIPOS 1 TM No. T0312048F LUCKY DREAM Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download

[2008] SGIPOS 2

TM No. T0312051F LUCKY DRAW Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2008] SGIPOS 3 TM No. T0407494A BOOSTER JUICE Trade Mark Opposition
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[2008] SGIPOS 4 TM No. T9703260H ANGKOR Trade Mark Opposition
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[2008] SGIPOS 5 TM No. T0319458G LOLANE Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2008] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T0320621F Emilio Valentino & Device Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2008] SGIPOS 7 TM No. T0307711D "Liby" which appears below a circular device containing 2 Chinese characters Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2008] SGIPOS 8 TM No. T9907860E KOPITIAM Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2008] SGIPOS 9 TM No. T0503804C PENSONIC and a device of the letter "P" Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2008] SGIPOS 10 TM No. T0307469G and T0405913F Pensonic and a device of a letter P Trade Mark Invalidation PDF icon Download
[2008] SGIPOS 11 Patent P-Nos. 75688, 76800, 76801, 79379, 79380, 79381 and 79382 - Applications to restore lapsed patents PDF icon Download
[2008] SGIPOS 12 TM No. T0507253E MYCHEW Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2008] SGIPOS 13 TM No. T0312742A and T0312744H ASTRO ALL ASIA NETWORKS plc and device Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld) [2009] 4 SLR(R) 496
[2008] SGIPOS 14 TM No. T0416646C TOUCHWOOD Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download

 

2007

 Citation Application Number Mark Action Decision
[2007] SGIPOS 1 TM No. T0302944F The Red Mug device Ex Parte Hearing - Refusal of Registration under Section 12 of The Trade Marks Act and Rule 24 of The Trade Mark Rules
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[2007] SGIPOS 2

TM Nos. T0301036B, T0308893J and T0308894I HUSHUSH Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2007] SGIPOS 3 TM Nos. T0019887E and T0019891C Maglev Trade Mark Opposition
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[2007] SGIPOS 4 TM No. T0019888C Maglev Trade Mark Invalidation
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[2007] SGIPOS 5 TM Nos. T9613388E, T9613389C, T9613390G and T9613393A
"Tabby the Tiger" device (series of marks) Taxation of Costs arising from [2006] SGIPOS 10
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[2007] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T0403999B MEN VIGOSS Trade Mark Invalidation PDF icon Download
[2007] SGIPOS 7 TM No. T0412796D COSPLAY Trade Mark Invalidation PDF icon Download
[2007] SGIPOS 8 TM Nos. T9905892B, T9905893J, T0202986H and T0208224F
1. GIANNI VALENTINO
2. GIANNI VALENTINO and device
Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2007] SGIPOS 9 TM No. T0304866A SWEETCAMEL
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[2007] SGIPOS 10 TM No. T0302011B MIVEC Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2007] SGIPOS 11 TM No. T9908070G COMMODORE and the device of 5 stars Trade Mark Invalidation PDF icon Download
[2007] SGIPOS 12 TM No. T0205501Z

MOBIS

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Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld)
[2008] 4 SLR(R) 427
Appeal to Court of Appeal (High Court decision upheld)
[2010] 1 SLR 512
[2007] SGIPOS 13 TM No. T9400542A SLUG device
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[2007] SGIPOS 14 TM No. T9507674H SUPER BOWL Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2007] SGIPOS 15 TM No. T0013620I TSK and spindle device Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2007] SGIPOS 16
TM No. T0219370F ZELOXZAR
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2006

 Citation Application Number Mark Action Decision
[2006] SGIPOS 1 TM No. T0115881H MIDWEST Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download

[2006] SGIPOS 2

TM No. T0214847F
First Principal Financial
Trade Mark Opposition
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[2006] SGIPOS 3 TM Nos. T9611883E and T9611963G  SEGA Trade Mark Opposition
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[2006] SGIPOS 4 TM No. T0000698D
Careree Trade Mark Opposition
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Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision reversed)
[2007] 1 SLR(R) 1082
[2006] SGIPOS 5 TM No. T0021573G BIERE LARUE Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2006] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T0200346Z ORIGINAL LEA STORE and device Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2006] SGIPOS 7
TM No. T0217200H
GT DRIVES and logo
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Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld) [2007] 1 SLR(R) 1071
[2006] SGIPOS 8 TM No. T0212589A JWEST Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2006] SGIPOS 9 TM No. T0309642I ORACLEOLOGY Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2006] SGIPOS 10 TM Nos. T9613388E, T9613389C, T9613390G and T9613393A "TABBY THE TIGER" device Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2006] SGIPOS 11 TM Nos. T0010876J and T0010877I WILD GEESE Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld) No written Grounds of Decision available
[2006] SGIPOS 12 TM No. T0403333A EMTRIVIR
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[2006] SGIPOS 13 TM Nos. T0203921I and T0203922G Application for Costs
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[2006] SGIPOS 14 TM No. T0214847F Application for Costs Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2006] SGIPOS 15 TM No. T0601541A
Application for Costs Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2006] SGIPOS 16
TM No. T0116791D "PRET" on a star device
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2005

 Citation Application Number Mark Action Decision
[2005] SGIPOS 1 TM No. T9406345F "W" logo
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[2005] SGIPOS 2

TM Nos. T0007987F and T0007988D  Spa Esprit
Trade Mark Opposition
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[2005] SGIPOS 3 TM No. T0006267A
Tequila Trade Mark Opposition
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[2005] SGIPOS 4 TM No. T0117732D and T0017698G Perllini Trade Mark Opposition
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[2005] SGIPOS 5 TM No. T0006767C E! Online Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2005] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T0216533H Nippon Diesel and device Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2005] SGIPOS 7 TM No. T0411833G NEUTRIGEN SucoStop Advanced Fat Blaster Sugar Regulator & Device Application for Extension of Time
to file Notice of Opposition
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[2005] SGIPOS 8 TM No. T9908475C Paolo Simmons and device Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2005] SGIPOS 9 TM Nos. T0010863I, T0010864G and T0010865E BRITESMILE Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2005] SGIPOS 10
TM No. T0020034I
JEAN MERCIER
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Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld) [2006] 1 SLR(R) 401
[2005] SGIPOS 11 TM No.
T0012534G
KOYO Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2005] SGIPOS 12 TM No.
T9701092B
A Device of a Lizard
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[2005] SGIPOS 13 TM No.
T0300493A
Action One A1 and device
Trade Mark Opposition
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[2005] SGIPOS 14 TM No.
T0300663B
Fairlight and device Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision partially reversed)
[2006] 2 SLR(R) 551
[2005] SGIPOS 15 TM No.
T0118797D
BONJOUR and device Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2005] SGIPOS 16
TM No.
T9710618J
L & A POLO and person on horse L.P. device
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[2005] SGIPOS 17
TM No.
T0111521C
BENZACLIN
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[2005] SGIPOS 18
TM No.
T0212107A
GRIMOLDI MILANO and device
Trade Mark Opposition
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[2005] SGIPOS 19
TM No.
T0116758B
VALENLEO and device
Trade Mark Invalidation
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[2005] SGIPOS 20
TM No.
T0211536E
GOLD
Trade Mark Opposition
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[2005] SGIPOS 21
TM No.
T0304985D
MacCoffee Trade Mark Opposition
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Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision partially upheld)
[2006] 4 SLR(R) 629
Appeal to Court of Appeal (High Court decision upheld)
[2007] 2 SLR(R) 845
[2005] SGIPOS 22
TM Nos. T9907381F and T9907382D
UNITED SERVICES
Trade Mark Opposition
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2004

 Citation Application Number Mark Action Decision
[2004] SGIPOS 1 TM No.
T9800920J
SMILEinc Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download

[2004] SGIPOS 2


TM No.
T8601301A
NIKE
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Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision reversed) [2005] 4 SLR(R) 76
Appeal to Court of Appeal (High Court decision reversed) [2006] 1 SLR(R) 919
[2004] SGIPOS 3 TM No.
T9206434Z

NIKE

Trade Mark Opposition
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Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld)
[2005] 4 SLR(R) 76
Appeal to Court of Appeal (High Court decision upheld)
[2006] 1 SLR(R) 919
[2004] SGIPOS 4 TM No.
T9404390J
ITC and device Trade Mark Opposition
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Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld)
No written Grounds of Decision available
[2004] SGIPOS 5 TM No.
T9503396H
REGAN Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2004] SGIPOS 6 TM No.
T9800912Z
TEMPOVATE
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[2004] SGIPOS 7 TM No.
T8900511G
Application to rectify Trade Mark "TOPIFRAM" Trade Mark Rectification PDF icon Download
[2004] SGIPOS 8 TM No.
T9915212J
ROOX
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[2004] SGIPOS 9 TM No.
T0003154G
MTV Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2004] SGIPOS 10 TM No.
T0002450H
HERO Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2004] SGIPOS 11 TM No.
T9811597C
The Principal Financial Group and device Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2004] SGIPOS 12 TM No.
T9604475J
SEA WORLD and device
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[2004] SGIPOS 13 TM Nos.
T0115930Z, T0115931H and T0115932F
Makes Life Better
Ex Parte Hearing - Refusal of Registration under Section 12 of Trade Marks Act PDF icon Download
[2004] SGIPOS 14 TM No. 18477/01 Eagle Express Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld)
No written Grounds of Decision available
[2004] SGIPOS 15 TM No. 07578/97 SATYS Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download

 

2003

 Citation Application Number Mark Action Decision
[2003] SGIPOS 1 TM Nos.
T9808865H and T9808868B
Application for Costs Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download

[2003] SGIPOS 2

TM No. T9913086J
MILKBEARS
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[2003] SGIPOS 3 TM Nos.
T9506229A, T9506230E and T9506231C
Use of "Mac" as a prefix
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Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld)
[2004] 2 SLR(R) 652
Appeal to Court of Appeal (High Court decision upheld)
[2005] 1 SLR(R) 177
[2003] SGIPOS 4
TM Nos.
T0200029J and T0000990H
Application for Costs
Trade Mark Opposition
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[2003] SGIPOS 5 TM No. T9101801H Application for leave to amend Notice of Opposition Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2003] SGIPOS 6 TM No. T9908732I Chap Ayam Belanda and device Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2003] SGIPOS 7 TM No. T9508420A Chap Ayam Belanda and device Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2003] SGIPOS 8 TM No. T0204611H Application for Extension of Time to serve Notice of Opposition Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2003] SGIPOS 9 TM No. T8904696D Marcopolo Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2003] SGIPOS 10 TM No. T9712030B Coffee Club Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2003] SGIPOS 11 TM No. T9715413D COCON Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2003] SGIPOS 12 TM No. T0015262Z Breathable
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[2003] SGIPOS 13 TM No. T9908180J TKR TECHNIKS
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[2003] SGIPOS 14 TM No. T9002389A FOUR SEASONS Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2003] SGIPOS 15 TM No. T9713218A MEN IN BLACK Trade Mark Opposition PDF icon Download
[2003] SGIPOS 16
TM No. T9914723B RIMOSTIL
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[2003] SGIPOS 17
TM No. T9701146E Application for Security for Costs
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[2003] SGIPOS 18 TM No. T9304150E CHANTELLE
Trade Mark Opposition
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Appeal to High Court (IPOS decision upheld)
No written Grounds of Decision available