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Posted by on Aug 7, 2014 in Trade Marks |

Tesla Motors Resolves Trademark Dispute in China

For the second time in a year, U.S. electric carmaker Tesla Motors, Inc. reports that it has resolved an ongoing trademark dispute in China. As we reported last year, Chinese businessman Zhan Baosheng has been the owner of the trademark for the Tesla name in 12 categories, including land, air, and marine transportation vehicles, since 2009. In 2013, Zhan reportedly refused Tesla owner Elon Musks’ offer of two million yuan ($326,000) to buy the trademark, and asked for 100 times that amount (approximately $32 million).

Fast forward to July 2014 when Zhan filed a trademark Read article here

Source: Trademarks and Brands


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