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Nullity of trademark registered in bad faith

Court of Milan Court, sentence no. 2344 of 23rd February 2016: the bad faith is found in those who know, maybe because of a fiduciary relationship, preparatory and investment activities of another person in connection with a trademark and impede the entrepreneurial project, filing a prior application for the same trademark. The sentence says that "The legal provision grants protection to those who intended to use the trademark in a specific market iven if they have not registered the trademark yet and not to those who know of that purpose and file a prior application to register the same trademark”© Jul 18 2016

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