Measures implemented by Intellectual Property Offices around the world in response to the COVID-19 pandemic
Japan Patent Office participates as partner in online platform WIPO GREEN
Encouraging green tech
AI / IP
Evolution of IP Protection for Artificial Intelligence in France
Could an AI be deemed as an author or creator under IP law?
Digital Health - what does the future look like?
A video snap-shot
Smartphone Apps for Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram declared patent infringing by German Court
The End of Social Networks?
The copyright conundrum: authorship in AI-generated works
The emerging conversation in Australia
The German Trade Secret Act and the Implications for Business and Employment Contracts
Is the law clear enough?
China indicates commitment to strengthen IP rights protection
The Guideline on Strengthening Intellectual Property Rights Protection
Trade Fairs and IP: Mobile Word Congress 2020 -Take appropriate measures before, during and after the show
Florence Foster Jenkins screenplay legal battle sequel
Court of Appeal clarifies rules for joint authorship of copyright
Regulations implementing the amended system for the payment of fair compensation for private copying enter into force
"Breacher Beware": mandatory notification of data breaches
A cautionary tale for IP repositories
AI and Patents – Can AI be an inventor?
As some academics argue an AI system 'should be recognised as inventor' we look at the law
AI and Patents – "the person skilled in the art"
Or AI and the State of the Art
Influencer marketing – key considerations for brand owners
The right influencers, the right audience, the right content and managing risk
‘Devoid of Distinctive Character’
Adidas Fail to Expand their Three-Stripe Protection
Freight forwarders and counterfeit goods
Court of Appeal revises notion of strict liability for trade mark infringement
The end of the notion of geographical marks as invented names
AI & Patents
UK IP Office publishes a report on AI patenting trends
China and US lead the way
Facebook found liable for links to YouTube videos infringing copyright and right to reputation
Dinosaurs and Gin
Developments in Spanish Case Law on "Lookalike" Products in the Food and Beverage Sector
Research on blockchain-related patents of universities and research institutions
News on the Spanish trademark field
Amendments to the current Spanish Trademark Act
Facebook found liable for links to YouTube videos infringing Mediaset's copyright and right to reputation
New Digital Copyright Rules set for the EU
EP, the Council and the Commission reach political agreement
Pot Luck: Marketing Cannabis Based Products for Medicinal Use in the UK
CBPM Market set to grow
Intellectual Property and a no deal brexit
The government's guidance on exiting the EU with no deal
European database right survives another review
but its scope and fitness for purpose is uncertain especially in the context of the data economy
Intellectual Property Rights - Post Brexit
State of affairs in latest draft agreement on the withdrawal
Update on the UPC and Unitary Patent
UK in a position to raify the UPC Agreement, Germany blocked by constitutional complaint
French Supreme Court rules on trade mark infringement
Goods intended for export only
French Statute of Limitations in patent nullity actions
LuK GmbH & Co KG v. SAS Valeo Embrayages.
Beware antitrust law when assigning or licensing a technology
An overview of Commission Regulation (EU) No. 316/2014
The advent of the Unitary Patent
What are the costs advantages and the likely impact of Brexit?
Trump granted TM protection in China for construction related services
Mobile apps in China
New rules bring stricter regulation and enhanced user protection
One is Never Enough
U.S. Supreme Court Clarifies Patent-Infringement Manufacturing Rule
Playtime is over!
Australian Court delivers landmark decision upholding rights of Australian trade mark owners against foreign manufacturers