In 2014 Nestlé pursued trademark infringement claims against Petra Foods Ltd on the basis of its prior rights in its two-finger shape and four-finger shape KIT KAT marks in Singapore. Petra successfully countersued for an invalidation of these shape marks, claiming that they were indistinctive. Nestlé appealed and this update outlines the Court of Appeal decision.

Want to read more?

Register to access two of our subscriber only articles per month

Subscribe for unlimited access to articles, in-depth analysis and research from the World Trademark Review experts

Already registered? Log in

What our customers are saying

World Trademark Review is simply the first resource I will go to for trademark-related information, whether about the latest trademark law development or case news, top trademark practitioners or interesting trademark events.

Jerry F Xia
Deputy general counsel and chief IP counsel – Asia-Pacific, corporate law department
Honeywell

Benefits

Subscribe to World Trademark Review to receive access to the full range of trademark intelligence, insight, and case law, as well as our guides, rankings and daily market insight delivered to your inbox.

Why subscribe?

Share this article