New Balance scores win in Chinese trade mark infringement case
New Balance has won in a trade mark infringement dispute in a first instance decision from the Suzhou Intermediate People’s Court. The court ordered the defendants to pay damages and legal costs of Rmb10 million ($1.5 million) in a case involving the use of the shoemaker’s slanting logo
The defendants Zheng Chaozhong, Xin
Ping Heng Sporting Goods Limited Company and Bo Si Da Ke
Trading Limited sold shoes with a slanted N design.
This case is unusual as it is rare for Chinese courts to
issue an award...
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