Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox P.L.L.C. (JD Supra South Korea)
MarkIt to Market - January 2019: Korea Amends Various IP Rights Guidelines
The beginning of 2019 brought some notable amendments to Korea’s intellectual property rights guidelines. On the trademark side, effective January 1, 2019, Korea’s Trademark Examination Guidelines were amended to include...
Sad Tale of a Trademark Fail
Earlier this month, Unilever made headlines by accidently naming its new soap after Kim Jong Un. The shower gel line, created by a Korean designer and aimed at urban millennials in China, is called KJU.