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Copyright coalition demands 'ambitious' EU copyright reform
30 May 2017 | Brussels | Reporter: Barney Dixon
A letter from Copyright for Creativity has attracted more than 60 signatories, and demands a more “ambitious agenda” for positive copyright reform
Yell loses out in UDRP decision
26 May 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
The panellists argued that there was nothing on record to suggest that Yell was well known outside of the UK
Facebook bans sale of IPTV boxes
25 May 2017 | California | Reporter: Barney Dixon
The new policy bans “products or items that facilitate or encourage unauthorised access to digital media”
Porn troll lawyer disbarred
25 May 2017 | Illinois | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Nokia and Apple settle new dispute
24 May 2017 | California | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
‘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
TVAddons abandons Kodi add-on amid legal uncertainty
23 May 2017 | London | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
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Copycats plague publishers
22 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
Spain to raise ‘anti-piracy generation’
22 May 2017 | Barcelona | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Thought leadership important for trademark attorneys
21 May 2017 | Barcelona | Reporter: Barney Dixon
DSM proposal undermines free licenses, says EFF
19 May 2017 | Brussels | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Kodi developer says it will remain “neutral”
18 May 2017 | Luxembourg | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Tinder opposes Shinder’s trademark application
17 May 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
DVD ring sentenced to prison
17 May 2017 | Suffolk | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Brexit provides ‘good opportunity’ for hyperlinking law
16 May 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Disney threatened with Pirates of the Caribbean leak
16 May 2017 | Los Angeles | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Clyde & Co launches Kuwait IP office
15 May 2017 | Kuwait | Reporter: Barney Dixon
China could establish appellate IP court
15 May 2017 | Chengdu | Reporter: Barney Dixon
MEPs submit DSM amendments
15 May 2017 | Brussels | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Uber-Waymo dispute referred for criminal investigation
11 May 2017 | California | Reporter: Barney Dixon
D Young & Co hires IP partner
11 May 2017 | Munich | Reporter: Barney Dixon
JD joins American Apparel & Footwear Association
11 May 2017 | Beijing | Reporter: Barney Dixon
More than two thirds of North America’s Kodi boxes are infringing
11 May 2017 | Waterloo | Reporter: Barney Dixon
CJEU to consider link rights
10 May 2017 | Berlin | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Bird & Bird nests with Incopro
10 May 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
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With the launch of a new anti-piracy HQ in Wales, CJCH Solicitors stands firmly against intellectual property infringement and the problems that go with it. Stephen Clarke and Tony Crampton explain
While a new general election in the UK adds to Brexit uncertainty, ECTA has ramped up its efforts to ensure that IP rights are heard in negotiations. But this isn’t all the trademark association has been up to in the past year, as Ruta Olmane explains
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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
India's copyright societies are subject to interim measures that boost transparency. DPS Parmar and Aniruddh Singh of LexOrbis report
Courts are wrestling with the legal definition of users of social networks. Nathalie Dreyfus examines how they have done so far
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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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