This excerpt taken from the GIS 10-K filed Jul 26, 2007.
The Licensee shall inform SODIMA within a reasonable period of time of any applications for patents, design registrations, copyrights, trademarks, or similar rights made by it, with respect to any of the Products, processes, formulas, techniques and methods or any design, advertising material, name, mark or symbol obtained by it from SODIMA or used by it in connection with its business activities pursuant to this Agreement, it being understood that the Licensee shall have to obtain the prior written consent of SODIMA where a patent specification or similar title to be obtained includes proprietary, confidential information given to the Licensee by SODIMA.
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patent, design patent, copyright or other similar right of SODIMA licensed hereunder.
SODIMA shall be entitled, at its request, and at its own expense, to conduct any such proceedings. Should Licensee request SODIMA to initiate, or to authorize Licensee to initiate at SODIMAs expense, legal proceedings to protect SODIMAs rights in the Territory against infringement or any other unauthorized use, SODIMA may not unreasonably withhold such action or authorization, provided that should SODIMA authorize Licensee to conduct such proceedings, SODIMA shall be entitled to participate in any such proceedings.
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consent will not be unreasonably withheld.
However, should the YOPLAIT Trademark be declared invalid or cancelled by applicable law or as a result of any action initiated by third parties or otherwise, the parties will renegotiate in good faith to lower the royalty rate, provided hereunder with respect exclusively to the Products sold under the YOPLAIT Trademark, it being understood that Licensee shall not be entitled to any compensation or damages or reimbursement in regard to any sums already paid or to be paid to SODIMA.
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be unreasonably withheld) and all such new or modified trademarks shall be deemed to be licensed hereunder and subject to all the provisions hereof, it being understood that SODIMA shall have the exclusive right to register such new trademarks and modified trademarks in the United States.