Shanghai Court Rejects Proview’s Injunction Of iPad

Posted Feb 23, 2012

A court in Shanghai has reject Proview’s efforts to halt the sames of the Apple iPad in the city amidst a trademark dispute, pending a decision in another court. The Pudong District People’s Court wrote in a statement today that they have rejected a request by the mainland China arm of Proview International Holdings for a temporary injunction that would halt the sales of the iPad in Shanghai. The injunction is part of a trademark dispute over the iPad name, which Proview has been using on products since 1998. Apple claims that they have the license for the name. [WSJ]