Trademarks news

Alibaba updates IP protection platform
10 August 2017 | Beijing | Reporter: Barney Dixon
The upgrades have led to the majority of rights holder-initiated actions being handled within 24 hours, according to Alibaba, with more than 80 percent of challenged listings being taken down.
iShow wins trademark battle
07 August 2017 | Bellevue | Reporter: Barney Dixon
iShow has been awarded $5.5 million in its trademark infringement lawsuit against Lennar Corporation
eBay should be held as the ‘gold standard’ for ecommerce platforms
03 August 2017 | New York | Reporter: Barney Dixon
eBay is the example that websites in China should follow, says INTA’s anti-counterfeiting committee chair, Heather McDonald
Alibaba joins forces with Kering, ending all litigation
03 August 2017 | Hangzhou | Reporter: Barney Dixon
BrandSecurity discovers CPA counterfeit network
02 August 2017 | Moscow | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Alibaba adds regional governments to Cloud Sword Alliance
02 August 2017 | Hangzhou | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Pro Bono Clearinghouse opens for business
01 August 2017 | New York | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Third-party online sales ban doesn’t harm competition
31 July 2017 | Luxembourg | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Alibaba secures defamation verdict against counterfeiter
25 July 2017 | Shanghai | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
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CITMA calls for continuation of rights post-Brexit
24 July 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
PIPCU puts the brakes on car counterfeits
20 July 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
IP Translator fails to be understood
29 June 2017 | Budapest | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
EUIPO goes for growth
29 June 2017 | Budapest | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
Hong Kong, Albania and Panama among key counterfeit transit points
23 June 2017 | Alicante | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Majority of brands face online infringement
12 June 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
US Customs launches anti-counterfeiting education campaign
09 June 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Wynne-Jones sets up London office
06 June 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
‘One size fits all’ not for Asia
24 May 2017 | Barcelona | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Notice and takedown systems ‘not efficient’
23 May 2017 | Barcelona | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Cooperation needed to combat counterfeits
23 May 2017 | Barcelona | Reporter: Barney Dixon
INTA reveals 2018-2021 strategic plan
22 May 2017 | Barcelona | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Trademark attorneys must become ‘brand ambassadors’
22 May 2017 | Barcelona | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Thought leadership important for trademark attorneys
21 May 2017 | Barcelona | Reporter: Barney Dixon
DVD ring sentenced to prison
17 May 2017 | Suffolk | Reporter: Barney Dixon
JD joins American Apparel & Footwear Association
11 May 2017 | Beijing | Reporter: Barney Dixon
INTA launches Latin America and Caribbean office
04 May 2017 | Chile | Reporter: Barney Dixon
PIPCU launches IP Crime Directory
27 April 2016 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
INTA welcomes World IP Day message
26 April 2017 | New York | Reporter: Barney Dixon
PIPCU and IACC respond to RogueBlock allegations
10 April 2017 | London | 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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