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US House of Representatives passes copyright leadership bill
27 April 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon
The role of register of copyrights will become a presidential appointee
CJCH Solicitors secures new anti-piracy contracts
27 April 2017 | Cardiff | Reporter: Barney Dixon
The contracts bolster the firm’s new anti-piracy direction.
PIPCU launches IP Crime Directory
27 April 2016 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
The database will provide law enforcement with better tools to tackle counterfeiting
Pre-installed software for piracy makes IPTV players illegal
26 April 2017 | Luxembourg | Reporter: Barney Dixon
INTA welcomes World IP Day message
26 April 2017 | New York | Reporter: Barney Dixon
World IP Day: Innovation improves lives
26 April 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Barney Dixon
EPC calls on MEPs to support EU publishing right
26 April 2017 | Brussels | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Streaming booms as value gap bites
26 April 2017 | | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
RIAA lashes out at internet service provider
25 April 2017 | Texas | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
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McGuireWoods snags ITC expert
24 April 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Singapore High Court reaches landmark privacy ruling
24 April 2017 | Singapore | Reporter: Barney Dixon
China copyright monitoring website goes live
21 April 2017 | Beijing | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
Allen & Overy promotes two in Europe
20 April 2017 | Amsterdam | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
WiLAN diversifies in wake of patent licensing challenges
20 April 2017 | Ottawa | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
Star Wars: The Force Awakens parody returns to YouTube
19 April 2017 | California | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
DLA Piper recruits head of China patents
19 April 2017 | Shanghai | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
Moncler stitches up cybersquatter
19 April 2017 | Geneva | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
IBCAP and NAGRA expand anti-piracy partnership
18 April 2017 | | Reporter: Mark Dugdale
IACC welcomes IP enforcement coordinator nomination
13 April 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon
China convicts 18,000 infringers
12 April 2017 | Beijing | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Trump to nominate new IP enforcement coordinator
11 April 2017 | Washington DC | Reporter: Barney Dixon
TMG latest anti-piracy partner for beIN
10 April 2017 | Doha | Reporter: Barney Dixon
DLA Piper names trademark chair
10 April 2017 | California | Reporter: Barney Dixon
PIPCU and IACC respond to RogueBlock allegations
10 April 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Copyright royalties off the blockchain
07 April 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Italian court backs legality of administrative website blocks
07 April 2017 | Lazio | Reporter: Barney Dixon
IACC and PIPCU partner up
06 April 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Incopro partners with Corsearch
06 April 2017 | London | Reporter: Barney Dixon
Blizzard awarded $8.7 million in hacking infringement case
05 April 2017 | California | Reporter: Barney Dixon
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The US Supreme Court’s ruling in Star Athletica v Varsity Brands provides a path to copyrightability for pictorial or graphical elements of clothing designs and useful articles. Laura Ganoza and Julie McGinnis of Foley & Lardner explain
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
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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
The BRICS IP Forum and the IP Summit allowed intellectual property professionals to reflect on a topsy-turvy 2016, and hope for a simpler 2017
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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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