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IMESSAGE – Cautionary tale of an allusive trademark

IMESSAGE – Cautionary tale of an allusive trademark

In 2011, Apple introduced iMessage, its own messaging service for iOS 5 users (enabling people to send text messages for free with an Internet connection). Since then, it has struggled with IP Offices all around the world to get the trademark registered for its prime activities.

The issue each time revolves around the distinctive character of the trademark – … Read the rest