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PIPCU extended to 2019
23 August 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
The UK Intellectual Property Office has granted the unit an additional £3.32 million in funding to cover the period to 30 June 2019
Atari gives Nestlé a break of its own
22 August 2017 | California | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Nestlé’s new Kit Kat advert violated Atari’s copyright and trademark rights for its 1975 Breakout video game, according to a lawsuit
MPAA secures $200,000 payout in China
22 August 2017 | Shenzhen | Reporter: Barney Dixon
The Motion Picture Association has secured more than $200,000 in damages from Chinese service provider Xunlei
Prolific counterfeiter sentenced to three years
22 August 2017 | New Jersey | Reporter: Barney Dixon
US formally institutes China IP investigation
21 August 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon
CIPU enters education partnership
21 August 2017 | New York | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Trumpet app maker defeats US President Donald Trump
18 August 2017 | San Francisco | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Clear balance needs to be struck for VPNs
18 August 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Vishal Amin confirmed as IPEC
17 August 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon
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BREIN shuts down sheet music group
17 August 2017 | Amsterdam | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Prosecutions are coming following GoT leak
17 August 2017 | Maharashtra | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Sci-Hub holds more than two thirds of all scholarly articles
16 August 2017 | | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Verizon takes eight
16 August 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Virgin reclaims Atlantic domain
15 August 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Trump fires forward in China IP investigation
15 August 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Trump to give green light for China IP investigation
14 August 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Take-Two scores slam dunk in NBA case
14 August 2017 | New York | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Daily Mail recovers copycat domain
14 August 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
ImageRights acquires Image Witness
11 August 2017 | Boston | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Orrick hires IP trial partner
11 August 2017 | Silicon Valley | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Microsoft reclaims Skype domain
11 August 2017 | Minneapolis | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Airbnb evicts phisher
10 August 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Alibaba updates IP protection platform
10 August 2017 | Beijing | Reporter: Barney Dixon
GOT MILK? Not anymore, says WIPO
09 August 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Binded announces US Copyright Office integration
09 August 2017 | San Francisco | Reporter: Barney Dixon
US right to indict KickAss Torrents founder
08 August 2017 | Illinois | Reporter: Barney Dixon
South African copyright changes draw criticism
07 August 2017 | Cape Town | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Photographer could get monkey off his back
07 August 2017 | San Francisco | Reporter: Barney Dixon
iShow wins trademark battle
07 August 2017 | Bellevue | Reporter: Barney Dixon
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INTA’s anti-counterfeiting committee services its members worldwide with up-to-date enforcement advice, as Heather McDonald tells Barney Dixon
As EU copyright reform continues, publishers are insisting the press publisher’s right will be good for business and won’t harm consumers. Angela Mills Wade of the European Publishers Council explains
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ECTA’s copyright committee was formed in response to the modernisation of the EU’s approach to copyright. Chair Dr Christian Freudenberg tells Mark Dugdale what this has meant in practice
ECTA has ramped up its efforts to ensure that IP rights are heard in Brexit negotiations. But this isn’t all the trademark association has been up to in the past year, as Ruta Olmane explains
William Dyer III and Bea Koempel-Thomas of Lee & Hayes examine TC Heartland v Kraft and the arguments put forward in support of each party
As Brexit negotiations begin, it is still unclear where trademarks fit in. But, with two years to get a good deal, the UK government needs to consider all aspects
Rights holders that want to protect their valuable intellectual property have to be willing to change
Alternative dispute resolution mechanisms are not being used to their full potential, according to IPzen’s Julia Cytrynbaum
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While Indian fair use is not explicit, provisions exist for the fair dealing of copyright. Rohit Singh and Tina Canneth of Abu-Ghazeleh Intellectual Property delve deeper
An interpretation of the current events exception in Radosavljević is creative, say BDK Advokati's Bogdan Ivanišević and Marko Popović
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Yu-Li Tsai of Deep & Far examines how damages are calculated in patent infringement litigation
A recent amendment will make costly annulments a thing of the past. Gilberto Sanchez of SPECyF explains
New legislation in Turkey promises a swathe of trademark changes. Dr Cahit Suluk of Cahit Suluk Intellectual Property Law Firm explains
A trademark decision clarified ‘against the public order’ as an absolute ground for refusal. Sár and Partners – Danubia Patent & Law Office reports
Bogdan Ivanišević and Marko Popović of BDK Advokati review the recent squabble about copyright protection for ‘routinely created photos’
Alston & Bird recently expanded with a new office focusing on counselling Chinese companies on US intellectual property law. Yitai Hu explains what patent owners face when working across borders
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