Breaking Chocolate News: Shaping the Law on Registrability of Trademarks

Breaking Chocolate News: Shaping the Law on Registrability of Trademarks

Under Singapore law, three-dimensional shape marks may be registered by proprietors as trademarks for goods and/or services. The issue of registrability of shapes as trade marks in Singapore, was recently examined in the case of Societe Des Produits Nestlé SA v Petra Foods Ltd [2014] SGHC 252. Background In December 2012, Nestle and its local subsidiary (“the […]