Commercial Court backed TAYA as singing brend


On May 28, 2004 Kiev Commercial Court passed its decision in Taisiya Povaliy vs. Ukrainian Macaroni Ltd. for misuse of name «TAYA».

Commercial Court declared invalid Ukrainian Macaroni Ltd. application of trade mark «TAYA» registration. Since for the period of this trade mark registration by Ukrainian Macaroni Ltd., name TAYA has been already very famous in Ukraine, being the scenic name of Ms. Taisiya («Taya») Povaliy, and closely connected with her professional activity (concert tours, CD production etc.).

Interests of the popular Ukrainian singer were represented by Ms. Tatiana Gluhovskaya, an associate with Konnov & Sozanovsky.