Apple has told the world several times that late Steve Paul jobs who was the co-founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Apple Inc invented the word iPad but nowadays Apple is having a lot of problems because a Chinese company Proview technology has claimed that the name iPad has been invented under there ban and it is there trademark.
In the Intermediate People’s Court in Shenzhen ,the lawyer for Proview Technology stated and showed the judges that Proview technology has registered the iPad trademark lawfully back in the year 2000 Apple not even had thought about the iPad that time. The lawyer further told the court that Proview technology has launched a lot of products with the name of iPad in china and other countries.
After hearing all of the statements court has ordered Apple to invent a new and better name for its gadgets and stop ruining small Chinese companies by stealing there trademarks.
In the press apples representativeCupertinotold the press that Proview is counterfeiter for daring to prove against Apple in the court.
Now it look likes that Apple will have to find a new name for its net book to run iPad in china.
On the other hand Proview has taken legal action against Apple for $1.5 billion in compensation for his trademark and copyright infringement.