Toymaker Lego wins Chinese copyright case against brick imitators

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Lego has won a landmark case in China against two companies that manufactured and sold toys almost identical to its LEGO Friends range but branded Bela, the Danish toymaker said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 7th, 2017

Lego wins first China copyright case against imitators

Danish toy maker Lego says it has won a major legal victory in China, where a court ruled in its favor in a copyright case against companies making knockoffs of its famous colored bricks......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 7th, 2017

Apple wins EU trademark case against Xiaomi

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - Apple Inc succeeded on Tuesday in preventing Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi Inc from registering its "Mi Pad" tablet computer as an EU trademark because the name was too similar to Apple's "iPad"......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 5th, 2017

How a Plague on the Movie and Music Industries Became Their Chief Protector in China

Chinese search Giant Baidu was once a scourge of Hollywood and the U.S. music industry, which accused it of being a pipeline for pirated content. Today when Baidu is involved in a copyright infringement case, chances are it is the one casting the blame......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 21st, 2017

Apple Wins iPhone 6 Patent Case in China

A Beijing court ruled Chinese company's case design was not infringed. A Beijing court has overturned a prior ruling that Apple infringed on a Chinese company's patents in its desig.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 26th, 2017

Toymaker Lego looks to China, programmable robots for growth

Lego is counting on capturing the imagination of Chinese children with its colourful plastic bricks while keeping kids in its core markets engaged with programmable robots, its new chief executive said on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 9th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Arista wins copyright case brought by Cisco

A federal jury sided with Arista Networks Inc. in a closely watched copyright case brought by Cisco Systems Inc. against its upstart rival in the networking equipment market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 14th, 2016

Michael Jordan wins China court ruling after yearslong case (Dec 8, 2016) -

Economic TimesMichael Jordan wins China court ruling after yearslong case (Dec 8, 2016)FOXSports.comBEIJING (AP) Basketball legend Michael Jordan now owns his Chinese name, after China's highest court sided with him Thursday following a yearslong lega.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 8th, 2016

Michael Jordan wins rights to his name in China

China's highest court has ruled in favour of former basketball star Michael Jordan in a long-running trademark case relating to a local sportswear firm using the Chinese version of his name, overturning earlier rulings against the athlete. Anita Li report.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersDec 8th, 2016

Lego opens first toy brick plant in China

Lego is opening its first factory in China. The Danish toymaker opened the doors to fifth factory in the world, and first in Asia, in….....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 28th, 2016

Lego opens first toy brick factory in China

Lego's first Asian factory opened in China Friday, the company said, a year after the Danish firm found itself embroiled in controversy over refusing to sell toy bricks to provocative Chinese artist Ai Weiwei. Only the fifth Lego factory in the world.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 25th, 2016

Apple (AAPL) Wins Against Rival Xiaomi in EU Trademark Case


Category: topSource: redinewsDec 6th, 2017

New phase of housing authority"s Sharswood project wins positive review

Plans for North Philadelphia’s Sharswood neighborhood could include brick-clad rowhomes, ranging from one to three stories, with surface parking and open green space behind the units. The Civic Design Review (CDR) committee, a volunteer group of arc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 29th, 2017

China Hits A Brick Wall: For First Time Ever, Record Chinese Credit Creation Fails To Stimulate Economy

Submitted by Gordon Johnson of Axiom Capital We believe th.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytNov 29th, 2017

British family wins Lego House sleepover

Lego House hosts a sleepover after a family wins a competition describing what they would build if they had an unlimited suppl.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 28th, 2017

China"s Disgraced Internet Czar Still Wins

Despite his own demise, Lu Wei, who reinforced China’s Great Firewall, leaves a legacy of a politically neutered, but still commercially vibrant Chinese internet......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 28th, 2017

Chinese General Under Investigation for Graft Kills Himself

A senior Chinese general committed suicide while being investigated for corruption in a case that state media portrayed as proof of President Xi Jinping’s determination to root out graft in the military......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 28th, 2017

U.S. charges three Chinese in corporate-hacking case

Three Chinese citizens were charged with hacking the computer networks of Moody's Analytics , Siemens and Trimble in an effort to steal trade secrets, the U.S. Ju.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 27th, 2017

TiVo wins set-top box patent case against Comcast

The U.S. International Trade Commission sided with TiVo, saying Comcast had to stop importing and selling certain types of set-top boxes......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 22nd, 2017

U.S. Bribery Case Sheds Light on Mysterious Chinese Company

A Justice Department complaint alleges that a vast private Chinese conglomerate used commercial and diplomatic channels to bribe African officials and win contracts......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytNov 21st, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Alibaba to buy $2.9 billion stake in Chinese hypermarket chain

Alibaba says it will buy 36% of China’s second-largest big-box retailer, Sun Art Retail Group, as part of its push into brick-and-mortar stores, which should help expand its reach into fresh foods......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 20th, 2017