It's a nationwide thing - not just Xiamen. I have an image lying around taken from a Southern Metropolis Daily webpage (now deleted or moved) with a Guangdong IE-branded police box, and the Jissbon splash page has a bouncing Wuhan box.I emailed Microsoft's IP people back in June 2006, but they didn't respond and I completely forgot about it.
It's not just them using the logo, most of the Fujian cyberpolice websites use it too!!! Have a look at the links listed at the bottom of the page.
1) It's not exactly the same - there's been a colour change (yes, I know, but this is China). It is also only part of the mark, and this part has been added to a larger original component (the booth).2) Is it actually a registered TM in China? If it is, is it registered for 'law enforcement'? Remember the 'Windows' decision - it is unlikely to be judged a famous mark.3) Can't they claim state immunity on this?4) Most importantly - why would Microsoft want to annoy the cops by bringing action? I doubt that dilution or acquiescence can be argued from this - but any commercial use should be hounded.
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