Assisting in filing of EU design and trade mark applications for innovative clothing

Added on 02.01.2019

The office helps a start-up company to safeguard its rights in designs and trade marks in respect to innovative clothing in the EU. The company has created several clothing lines with innovative solutions that were not available on the market before. In order to protect the new products and the corporate identity of the company,… Read more »

Advising in a customs seizure case related to goods worth more than 1`300`000 EUR

Added on 07.12.2018

The office advises a Latvian logistics company in a customs seizure case related to goods worth more than 1`300`000 EUR. The goods were detained on the basis of the EU regulation No. 608/2013 due to possible trade mark infringement. The trade mark owner alleges that the seized goods bear his registered “colour position” trade mark as applied… Read more »

Filing EU trade mark non-infringement claims

Added on 29.11.2018

The office represents and assists clients in filing of the EU trade mark non-infringement claims with Latvian courts. The clients are involved in a cross-border dispute where the EU trade mark owner requests without due cause losses in the amount of 250`000 EUR from each client for non-existent EU trade mark infringement.

Advising on repackaging and relabeling of perfumery

Added on 26.10.2018

The office advises its client on repackaging and relabeling of perfumery and parallel imports. Selling of repackaged and relabeled original perfumery has become an independent business model with wide potential. This involves complicated legal issues related to trade mark law since the brand owners might have legitimate reasons for to oppose further commercialisation of the goods… Read more »