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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Famous and Well-Known Marks: An International Analysis Looseleaf

ISBN13: 9780939190539
ISBN: 0939190532
Previous Edition ISBN: 0406997349
Published: September 2004
Publisher: International Trademark Association
Country of Publication: USA
Format: Looseleaf
Price: Out of print

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In today’s marketplace, famous and well-known trademarks generate a commercial magnetism of such exceptional power that protection of these trademarks requires an expansion of legal principles beyond the traditional concepts of trademark and unfair competition law. Famous and Well-Known Marks uniquely explores the rationale, history and implementation of the protection of these exceptional trademarks. An invaluable guide, the fully revised and expanded second edition of this benchmark work demonstrates the principles and practice of this evolving body of international law

Purchasers of this book also have access to a website application, the Famous and Well-Known Marks Supplemental Resource, which provides a searchable database of marks that have been recognized as famous or well-known by particular jurisdictions. This database can be searched either by jurisdiction or by the mark itself. The information is based on three sources: administrative or official country lists; tribunal or judicial decisions; and domain name arbitration decisions.

Intellectual Property Law
Supranational Law
The Criteria: When is a Mark Famous or Well-Known
Parameters of Famous and Well-Known Marks
Protection of Famous and Well-Known Marks and the Element of Bad Faith
Protection of Famous and Well-Known Marks on Non-Competing Goods
Trade Names
Geographical Indications
State Emblems
Customs: Protection of Famous and Well-Known Marks at the Border
Counterfeits: Protection of Famous and Well-Known Marks Against Piracy
Trade Dress
Public Figures and Celebrities
Domain Names
Protection of Well-Known Marks Against Conflicting Signs for Identical or Similar Goods and/or Services
Protection of Famous Marks or Marks that are Known, Well-Known, or Have a Reputation Against Conflicting Signs for Dissimilar Goods and/or Services
Recognition and Protection by 18 jurisdictions
International Trademark Treaties and Agreements