A cake copyright conflict has emerged in Auckland, New Zealand. In fact, most of the conflict erupts in the United States, and only the accuser’s base of operation is located in New Zealand. The argument is between formal partners, the American supermodel Chrissy Teigen and Jordan Rondel, founder of Auckland-based The Caker.
Christine Diane Teigen is an American model and television personality. She made her professional modeling debut in the annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue in 2010 and later appeared [...]
Following a four-year negotiation, New Zealand’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade published the New Zealand-European Union Free Trade Agreement (NZ-EU FTA) on June 30, 2022. In the agreement, the chapter on Intellectual property has some worthwhile note that needs to be taken into account.
Specifically, the copyright protection terms for authors, performers, and producers have been extended from 50 to 70 years. With the coming change, the first impact on copyright will be the value of all works published [...]
Is your jurisdiction party to the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property? The Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT)? The Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPs)? New Zealand signed the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property (1883) on 29 July 1931, which was revised in Brussels (1900), Washington (1911), The Hague (1925), London (1934), Lisbon (1958), and Stockholm (1967), amended in 1979 (Paris Union).
The London Act of the Convention, to which New Zealand became [...]
On September 14, 2021, INTA’s Unfair Competition Committee (UCC), Policy Subcommittee voted to approve a Board Resolution, prohibit various forms of unfair competition even though the national statutes or governing laws are diverse in nature.
Specifically, the data in the Unfair Competition Quick Guide covers 24 countries, including those in the Americas, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East.
Sponsored by INTA’s Unfair Competition Committee (UCC) —Policy Subcommittee, the resolution focuses largely on obligations contained in the TRIPS Agreement and is a [...]
The 8th Best Practices Intellectual Property (BPIP) Annual Conference is about to be commenced on October 25th, 2021 in Sheraton Hotel, Tel Aviv. This conference will bring global decision-makers and international IP experts to Tel Aviv both physically and spiritually through the internet to discuss global issues on IP, trends, and legislation regarding IP matters.
Participating in the virtual BPIP conference, brand owners and practitioners from across the world can get the latest update on IP matters in the world, [...]
Procedure of trademark in New Zealand shall include the following steps:
Step 1: Trademark Search in New Zealand (Optional)
Trademark search is not compulsory. However, in order to know the availability of your trademark before officially filing a new trademark in New Zealand, it is highly recommended that you should conduct the trademark search.
The trademark search in New Zealand shall be available within 5-7 days
Step 2: Trademark filing in New Zealand
The trademark procedure in New Zealand shall take about 12-13 [...]
Required documents of filing trademark in New Zealand include:
+ Power of Attorney: No need
+ Other document:
+ Sample of trademarks to file in New Zealand
+ Goods/Services used under the trademark (if you know the International Class, send us your class). Otherwise, we will classify by our own end when receiving the lists of goods/services under the trademark.
+ Name and address of the applicant
Please send us the required documents of trademark in New Zealand to the following email: firstname.lastname@example.org
You can also [...]
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