Court for Intellectual Property Rights Ruled in Favor of Sojuzpatent’s Client – POKKA SAPPORO FOOD & BEVERAGE LTD (Japan)

02 October 2014

The Court for Intellectual Property Rights ruled in favor of Sojuzpatent’s client – POKKA SAPPORO FOOD & BEVERAGE LTD (Japan) in cancellation action regarding Russian trademark “Витаин” registration No. 312917 regarding part of goods of 05 class of Nice Classification indicated in the registration because of its non-use during three years preceding the filing of the law suit. The court satisfied the claims of POKKA SAPPORO FOOD & BEVERAGE LTD and terminated the legal protection of the Russian trademark under registration No. 312 917 partially  in relation to the goods of 05 class.