Appeal

Mars' M&M's infringes Mondelēz's trademark for Marabou M, rules Stockholm Court of Appeal

Candy in court

Mars may be banned from selling M&M’s in Sweden

By Oliver Nieburg

Mars will face heavy fines if it sells M&M’s in Sweden beyond this month unless it appeals a recent court ruling in a trademark spat with Mondelēz International.

IFFCO denies its Tiffany Break infringes the Kit Kat trademark

Nestlé appeals South African Kit Kat ruling

By Oliver Nieburg

Nestlé has lodged an appeal to overturn a South African high court decision that found IFFCO’s Break brand did not infringe the Kit Kat trademark.

Wrigley’s menthol gum appeal against Cadbury dismissed

Wrigley’s menthol gum appeal against Cadbury dismissed

By Oliver Nieburg

A US appeal court has upheld a previous federal court decision which found that Wrigley’s patent on a menthol chewing gum formulation was too similar to earlier patents as argued by Cadbury Adams USA.