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Company of peaceful wave glasses beats Microsoft to win Windows brand

At the beginning of January 2008, wang Ping of general manager of limited company of glasses of peaceful wave window took national brand bureau eventually " Windows and graph " brand registers card. So far, trademark dispute case of nearly 5 years had this last a period of time result. And answer lawsuit of this prolonged trademark, be the American Microsoft of famous.

2001, company of glasses of peaceful wave window is registered in the beginning of establish and use permissibly " window " Chinese brand. In Feburary 2003, company of glasses of peaceful wave window applies for to national brand bureau " WINDOWS " English brand. Received the lawyer that comes from ocean the other shore to case however before long, the other side for the trade mark right with Microsoft of United States of inroad of company of peaceful wave window, the requirement recalls brand application; If be exited not actively,call Ning Bo the respect, the claim for compensation that is faced with Microsoft. Lawyer letter says, microsoft is the world's celebrated software development business and brand, its " WINDOWS " what English brand has become Microsoft is indicative, and glasses of peaceful wave window applies for " WINDOWS " brand, what cause the glasses product source that consumer sells to its easily is promiscuous.

Because different intention of company of glasses of peaceful wave window recalls,brand registers application, microsoft damages its trade mark right with this action of glasses of peaceful wave window, to national brand bureau demur.

2007 the end of the year, bureau of Chinese country brand is right company of glasses of peaceful wave window and Microsoft " WINDOWS " brand case gives a ruling, by the brand of demur although the written language is same, but bilateral brand appoints applicable commodity one is computer component and program, one is glasses kind product, do not belong to similar goods, decide so company of glasses of peaceful wave window can be used " WINDOWS " and graph.

Article / Liu Jiahui

In this trademark dispute, limited company of glasses of peaceful wave window took national brand bureau finally " Windows and graph " brand registers card. For a short while, "' small glasses ' conquer ' big Microsoft ' " news blow on the face and come, applaud sound. But this is preliminary result only, microsoft adopts litigant fashion probably to protect its trade mark right. If Microsoft appeals, the author thinks the result is right company of glasses of peaceful wave window is not hopeful.

   Strange original trademark case: Lessons drawn from others' mistakes

Gansu Province is strange industrial group limited company and desk of issue of tort of Tan Hongwei brand, was 2005 10 when top people court announces well-known logo maintain one of case. This case and proposal of company of peaceful wave glasses have similar place extremely.
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