German Federal Court on “Kinder” trademark case. (updated)

Reports AFP (through Yahoo): Ferrero (known in domain name circles for the kinder.at case and known to the general public for Kinderschokolade and chocolate surprise eggs) attempted to keep competitor Haribo from using the word “Kinder” (children)…

Reports AFP (through Yahoo): Ferrero (known in domain name circles for the kinder.at case and known to the general public for Kinderschokolade and chocolate surprise eggs) attempted to keep competitor Haribo from using the word “Kinder” (children) in the product designation “Kinder Kram” (kids’ stuff) for sweeties, and failed in Germany’s highest civil court. The court decision is not yet available online.