Moscow District Federal Arbitration Court Rules in Favour of Sojuzpatent’s Client Liqui-Moly

02 February 2012

On February 02, 2012, the Federal Arbitration Court for Moscow District ruled in favour of Sojuzpatent’s client Liqui-Moly Gesellschaft mit beschranker Haftung (Germany) (plaintiff) in a trademark infringement case on international registration trademark No. 767230 and affirmed the decision of the Appeal Arbitration Court for the Ninth Circuit of September 20, 2011 and the decision of the Moscow Arbitration Court of July 08, 2011, according to which the courts decided to collect from the defendants (Closed Joint Stock Company “Obninskorgsintez”, “Logo-Auto” Ltd.) a compensation, to oblige Closed Joint Stock Company “Obninskorgsintez” to destroy on its own expense packagings of motor oils marked with the designation “SINTOIL”, to prohibit the defendants to use the designation “SINTOIL” on the packagings of motor oils when manufacturing them, introducing into the civil turnover, offering for sale and selling.