The Australian and Hong Kong Trademark Office Databases reveal that Apple's Shell Company filed for xrProOS Trademark last Week
Patently Apple has learned this morning that the trademark "xrProOS" was filed with the Australian Patent and Trademark Office on May 18, 2023 as presented in the screenshot below. The trademark covers "3D spectacles; eyewear; eyeglasses; sunglasses; optical glass; optical goods, optical apparatus and instruments; optical lenses; eyeglass lenses; contact lenses; head-mounted displays, interactive touchscreens and more.
The trademark was filed under International Classes 09 and 42 as full presented below as per Dive Dive's trademark application.
International Class 09: Digital recordings; downloadable electronic publications; educational software; electronic instructional and teaching apparatus and instruments; computer programs and web-based audio-visual content for broadcast or other transmission on television, radio, mobile telephones, personal digital assistants, personal computers and computer peripherals; thermal imaging cameras; apparatus for recording, broadcasting, transmission, receiving, processing, generating, reproducing, distributing, re-distributing, tracking, tagging, encoding and decoding of audio and video content, still and moving images, data and metadata; magnetic data carriers, recording discs, memory carriers, compact discs, interactive compact discs, CD-ROMs and DVDs, mini-disks, tapes, cassettes and cartridges; computer software; computer game software; video game programs; computer software for use as an application programming interface for building software applications; downloadable audio files, image files, video files, music files and multimedia content; computers; handheld computers; wearable computers; computer hardware; computer peripherals; wearable peripherals for playing video games; controllers for use with interactive digital multimedia content; digital music, audio and video recordings (downloadable) from the Internet; electronic bulletin boards; application development software; computer software for setting up, configuring, operating, and controlling computers, computer peripherals, and audio and video players; operating system software; cleaning apparatus for phonograph records; crash test dummies; downloadable image files; downloadable music files; downloadable ring tones for mobile phones; eyeglass cases; eyeglass chains; eyeglass cords; eyeglass frames; 3D spectacles; eyewear; eyeglasses; sunglasses; optical glass; optical goods; optical apparatus and instruments; optical lenses; eyeglass lenses; contact lenses; containers for contact lenses; correcting lenses; spectacle frames; fire hose nozzles; interfaces for computers; computer monitors; display screens; head-mounted displays; interactive touchscreens; life belts; life buoys; life nets; life-saving rafts; magnets; magnets (decorative); masts for wireless aerials; mouse pads; reflecting discs for wear, for the prevention of traffic accidents; respirators for filtering air; safety restraints, other than for vehicle seats and sports equipment; sprinkler systems for fire protection; stands for photographic apparatus; tripods for cameras; wrist rests for use with computers; parts and fittings for the aforesaid goods.
International Class 42: Scientific and technological services and research and design relating thereto; industrial analysis and research services; design and development of computer hardware and software; computer software consultancy services; computer services relating to communications and computer networks; computer services relating to computer databases; computer services for interactive communications and broadcasting; computer services for accessing a communications or computer network; services for providing access and links to a database or computer network; leasing access time to a computer network; services for accessing and retrieving information, messages, text, sound, images and data via a computer or computer network; rental of computer software and computer apparatus; provision of information relating to computers, computer software and computer databases, web sites and computer networks; computer programming; installation, maintenance, repair and upgrading of computer software; providing non-downloadable software; software as a service; providing non-downloadable application development software; providing non-downloadable software used in developing other software applications; providing non-downloadable computer game and video game software; providing non-downloadable software for use in enabling computers, mobile devices, and mobile telephones to provide virtual reality and augmented reality experiences; providing non-downloadable audio files, image files, video files, music files and multimedia content; providing non-downloadable audio and visual recordings, podcasts, books, periodicals, musical recordings, movies, films and television shows; technical support services; computer help desk services; providing information relating to computer technology; providing information relating to computer programming; providing information relating to computer programs; providing computer hardware and software information online; graphic design services; creating and maintaining websites; hosting the websites of others; authenticating works of art; cloud computing services; computer rental; conversion of data or documents from physical to electronic media; digitization of documents [scanning]; dress designing; graphic arts designing; packaging design; hosting online facilities for conducting interactive discussions; rental of computer software; rental of web servers; advisory and consultancy services relating to all the aforesaid.
Apple, via their shell company Deep Dive LLC, originally filed for this particular trademark first in Jamaica on April 27, 2023.
Deep Dive LLC Trademarks on Record
The Australian IP database reveals all of the trademarks filed by Apple's Shell Company Deep Dive LLP, as presented in the screenshot of the list below.
In regards to the trademark filed by Deep Dive LLLC relating to "Deep Screen," The trademark was found in the World Intellectual Property Organization database as having been cancelled, as noted in the screenshot below.
Hong Kong IP Office: xrProOS & more
The trademark xrProOS was also filed by Deep Dive LLC with the Hong Kong Patent and Trademark Office under #306247693 as noted in the screenshot below.
Update 8:00 a.m. PST: xrProOS filed in Europe
The xrProOS trademark was also filed in Europe on Friday, May 19, 2023. Interestingly the filing wasn't made without listing the applicant as noted in the screenshot of the trademark docket #018877196 below.
It should be noted that international trademark classes that Apple files their trademarks under are important as the trademark registration will only protect those classes that have been identified in their original application. In a legal battle, the classes filed for originally could make or break a legal case.