Damages inquiries are reasonably rare and often complex. This dispute between rivals in the bodycon and bandage garments sector serves as a reminder of how the court applies damages principles to an infringement case.
Sichuan and Inner Mongolia are two regions that recently announced their first cases using blockchain-stored evidence, local media reports. See related article: How blockchain technology is shaking up courtrooms in Asia Fast facts The Saihan District People’s Court of Hohhot City, Inner Mongolia, admitted a contract stored on a blockchain as evidence in a case […]
The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians is facing a labor crisis at its two North Carolina casinos. The Charlotte Observer reports that almost 800 jobs are currently unfilled at its flagship Harrah’s Cherokee Resort, and 90 at its sister property, Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino in Murphy. Tribal council member Boyd Owle said during a […]
Over the last week, Chinese stocks have fallen dramatically. Of course, other markets have had substantial drops over-generalized risk-off moves around the war in Ukraine. The drama of the war has overshadowed a lot of financial markets. The situation in China could have been dismissed as another manifestation of the consequences of geopolitics. However, China […]
The ongoing dispute between the financial watchdog – Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) and the leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance is finally over. This is because the crypto operations in Ontario were finally ceased legally by the crypto trading platform itself. Disagreement Between Binance and Ontario Binance and Ontario stood disputed since June last year when the crypto exchange decided to quit operations in the province due to allegations of failing to meet crypto securities laws. The OSC continued to allege that Binance notified its users about continuing operations in Ontario while being unregistered in December. Binance & Ontario Come to an Agreement On March 17, 2022, Binance Holdings & Binance Canada Capital Markets Inc., were issued an undertaking by the OSC. In response, Binance ensured that the creation of new accounts in Ontario will be halted, trading in existing accounts will be ceased, fee waivers and reimbursements will be provided to some users. Additionally, Binance also guarantees to report to the OSC and retain as an “independent third party.” The leading exchange promises to pave a regulatory path to ensure compliance with the OSC.
This case ABP Technology Ltd v Voyetra Turtle Beach, Inc. & Anor (Rev1)  – EWHC 3096 (Ch) (19 November 2021) concerns two parties using highly similar/identical marks (STEALTH) on identical goods. This article discusses some key takeaway points arising from their dispute, as well as the tactics that the parties used. Both parties were involved...