Saint Watches gets reprieve in Titan Inds trademark case

Appeal filed by Titan Industries against order passed by Deputy Registrar dismissing Notice of Opposition it filed challenging logo of Saint Watches

The Intellectual Property Appellate Board (IPAB) has remanded a trade mark dispute between Titan Industries and Bangalore-based Saint Watches Pvt Ltd back to the deputy registrar of Trade Marks for considering one more ground raised by Saint Watches. The appeal was filed by Titan Industries against an order passed by the deputy registrar dismissing the Notice of Opposition Titan filed challenging the logo of Saint Watches. It alleged the logo of Saint Watches is deceptively similar to that of the logo of Titan Industries. However, the IPAB said it was not going into the merits of the case ...