Great stories about patents and other IP
Russian Regulator Sides with Apple on iWatch Mark
Mar25

Russian Regulator Sides with Apple on iWatch Mark

March 23—The Russian IP office has ruled in favor of Apple Inc. and its application to register the iWatch trademark, in a March 23 decision. The Chamber of Patent Disputes of the Russian Federal Service for Intellectual Property (Rospatent) annulled an earlier decision to deny registration of the iWatch trademark. On Jun. 3, 2013, Apple filed an application to register the iWatch trademark, but on Apr. 27, 2015 the agency denied the...

Read More
Russian Firm Fails in Attempt to Trademark ‘Bitcoin’
Mar23

Russian Firm Fails in Attempt to Trademark ‘Bitcoin’

Rospatent, the Russian patent agency has recently confirmed the rejection of an application by a Moscow-based firm which filed a patent request to trademark ‘Bitcoin.’ According to local publication Rapsinews, the firm, known as “M-Group” requested the patent agency to trademark the term bitcoin in relation to the 36th and the 38th International Classification of Goods and Services for Finance and Telecommunications, respectively. For...

Read More
Orbite Receives Canadian Fly Ash Patent and Allowance for Russian Red Mud Patent
Jan14

Orbite Receives Canadian Fly Ash Patent and Allowance for Russian Red Mud Patent

Also Obtains U.S Allowance and Australian Issuance for Separation of Various Metals, including Titanium MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC–(Marketwired – Jan. 14, 2016) – Orbite Technologies Inc. (TSX:ORT)(OTCQX:EORBF) (“Orbite” or the “Company”) today announced that it has been advised by the Federal Service for Intellectual Property (ROSPATENT) that its Russian patent application No. 2014131946 pertaining to...

Read More