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Nike awarded 540 patents in 2013; Up by about 60% from 2012

(photo: WSJ)     Sales aren’t the only aspect where Nike is breaking its own records. Apparently, it has been awarded 540 patents in the past year ranging from power-lacing shoes (read: Back to the Future II) to shoes that change colors. The WSJ reports: Through April 15 this year, Nike already has 135 patents […]


Is this the final settlement between the “Candy” King and Stoic Studios?

King.com brings its pursuit of trademark infringement against Banner Saga and Candyswipe. Almost 4 months back, the Candy Crush developer had filed a trademark for “Candy” and challenged the trademark for “Saga”. The case had garnered much attention back then among the mobile phone gaming community. But now all seems to be well in the once […]


Domain giant GoDaddy dragged to court by the NSE Bombay

The National Stock Exchange (NSE) has dragged global domain name registrar GoDaddy and Manshi Systems, a Hyderabad-based technology firm to the Bombay high court over alleged copyright and trademark infringement of its software. The case is centered around an online trading platform NOW, developed by NSE. NOW is a platform that allows subscribers to view and use […]


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