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The Trademark Right Protection in Taiwan Customs

Protection policy for registered trademarks in Taiwan Customs: (1) filing an advice application with the Taiwan Customs by trademark proprietors; (2) when performing customs duties, if customs officers notice possible infringing goods that import/export to Taiwan, and shall notify the trademark proprietors and the importer/exporter at the same time; (3) trademark proprietors report specific import/export goods that infringe their trademark rights.

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姓氏商標如何成功取得註冊–以台中林酒店為例

原則上, 姓氏使用於商品或服務,通常只是用以表示業主的姓氏,在競爭同業使用相同的姓氏時,相關消費者即無法藉由姓氏識別來源,且從競爭角度觀之,相同姓氏的競爭同業不論其進入市場的時間先後,均有自由使用自己姓氏的需要,因此申請人以姓氏作為商標,不具識別性, 申請人應證明商標在經其交易使用後已取得後天識別性,始得准予註冊(商 29Ⅱ )。

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