At long last, Myanmar launches new trademark law09 October 2020
After more than 25 years, Myanmar has finally come out with its new Trademark Law beginning with its soft opening on October 1, 2020.
Processing Third-Party Observations in Taiwan09 October 2020
TIPO promulgated an Operational direction for processing Third-Party Observation (Submission)
Facebook launches the Rights Manager for content creators07 October 2020
The Rights Manager is a content matching tool that lets contents creators curb copyright infringement.
INTA 2020 Annual Meeting to hold Women’s LeadershIP Initiative Workshop06 October 2020
The workshop is part of a program aimed at including more women in trademark and allowing them to assume positions they deserve in their workplaces.
Spreading IP Education to School Systems05 October 2020
The IPOPHL achieves a big step towards mainstreaming Intellectual Property in high school.
Beyonce-titled song in India sang tunes of trademark infringement05 October 2020
International pop singer Beyonce Knowles had trademarked her name in India. The title has been changed twice.
Fighting over Elvis30 September 2020
Can you own a celebrity’s name to trademark your product?
Kanye West’s brazen act of trade secret theft, or is it?30 September 2020
Kanye West is facing a lawsuit from a firm that created a video platform for his e-commerce site.
Australia explores possible new GI right under Australia-EU Free Trade Agreement30 September 2020
Protecting certain EU GI rights in Australia may be more complicated for the food and beverage industry than it seems.
South Korea records second-largest increase in international patent applications28 September 2020
Covid-19 seems to have little impact on hindering local companies to expand foreign operations.
Mitsubishi Electric wins trademark infringement lawsuit in China28 September 2020
The company is up against factory-automation product counterfeiters.
The Case of the Mistaken Footware24 September 2020
Nike and Puma butt heads in latest trademark dispute.
Battle of the burgers: trademark issues between Big Mac and Big Jack23 September 2020
McDonald’s alleges Hungry Jack’s Big Jack is a deliberate imitation of Big Mac and cries trademark infringement.