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Apple failed to block a Swiss watchmaker trademarking 'one more thing,' a phrase Steve Jobs often used in product reveals

23 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement Apple has lost a legal bid to stop the Swiss watchmaker Swatch using Steve Jobs' famous "one more thing" catchphrase in a trademark.
Apple cofounder Jobs, who died in 2011, often said "one more thing" at the end of an Apple presentation before announcing a surprising new product. When Swatch filed to trademark the phrase in the UK, Apple objected, and the battle went to court.
Judge Iain Purvis said in his ruling on Monday that Swatch may have tried to "annoy" Apple with its trademark, but that Apple can't block the Swiss watchmaker from using it, Bloomberg first...
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Apple can't stop Swatch trademarking 'One More Thing', says judge

Apple can't stop Swatch trademarking 'One More Thing', says judge

23 days ago   |   By iMore

The Judge agreed that the origin of the phrase was probably first coined by Columbo...
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Apple cannot stop Swatch from trademarking the famous 'One More Thing' phrase used by Steve Jobs and Apple.
A London Judge said the use of a trademark in this instance was appropriate.
Apple has lost a court fight where it was attempting to stop Swiss company Swatch from trademarking the "One More Thing" phrase famously used to surprise watchers and attendees of Apple events.
Reported by Bloomberg :
"One more thing," Steve Jobs would say at the end of many an Apple Inc. keynote...
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