Bulletins & Advisories Often copied, never equalled (Asia P.S.)

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    Legal actions during the Asia-Pacific Sourcing 2013 in Cologne, Germany
    During the ‘'Asia-Pacific Sourcing 2013'', that took place in Cologne from 03.03.13 until 05.03.13, Honda took legal actions against three companies exhibiting products which are believed to be counterfeit. The Court granted four preliminary injunctions in total. The following companies were exhibiting Honda general purpose copy engines mounted on products like tillers and pumps:

    1. Lutian Machinery Co., Ltd. (Zhejiang/China);

    2. Zhejiang KC Mechanical & Electrical Co., Ltd. (Zhejiang/China);

    3. KNK China Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (Ningbo/China):

    4. The fourth preliminary injunction is also against KNK China Manufacturing co., Ltd., for the unauthorized usage of the brand name ‘'Honda'' for selling non-original Honda Engines.

    The court granted preliminary injunction, this is a temporary measure to prohibit sales and marketing of the infringing products until a final verdict is announced. Preliminary injunctions are only given when the court is convinced that there is a clear case of infringement.


    A preliminary injunction is a temporary measure to prohibit sales and marketing of the infringing products until a final verdict is announced. Preliminary injunctions are only given when the court is convinced that there is a clear case of infringement.