This article discusses some of the key aspects of the new eligibility rules and how these changes may affect you.
Spruson & Ferguson
This new agreement will provide for the protection of 200 Chinese and European Union geographical indications.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
In the last federal election campaign, the UAP used music and lyrics from the song, "We're Not Gonna Take It".
Coleman Greig Lawyers
What happened in the recent copyright infringement case involving Clive Palmer?
Smart & Biggar
It is a fundamental principle of trademark law that no business should be able to prevent others from using apt language to accurately describe their goods and services.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Whether you are a crypto guru or not, you have likely heard about NFTs. The three-letter acronym, NFT, stands for "Non-Fungible Token". NFTs are the centre of attention right now because of high-profile sales, ...
Bereskin & Parr LLP
The federal government has put out a consultation call for comments on how to modernize our copyright regime for Online Intermediaries.
TikTok Ordered to Compensate Tencent 8 Million Yuan for the Unauthorized Live Broadcast of Mobile Game Honor of Kings
CNIPA Issued Amendments to Several Regulations Governing Patent Applications (Draft for Comments)
Individuals and enterprises should be more honest when applying to register trademarks since many applicants have lost lawsuits due to deception in recent years, Beijing judges said.
The plaintiff, in this case, Syngenta Seeds (Beijing) Co., Ltd. (Syngenta for short), owns the right to a new variety of pepper named "Marceau".
Chofn Intellectual Property
In mainland China, it has long been a controversial issue whether or not trademark use in Original Equipment Manufacturer (hereinafter referred to as "OEM use")...
CCPIT Patent & Trademark Law Office
On March 3, 2021, the Supreme People's Court of China (the SPC) issued the Interpretation of the Supreme People's Court on the Application of Punitive Damages to the Trial of Civil Cases of Infringement of...
First, SMEs were encouraged to implement the enterprise IP management standards and their relevant abilities were strengthened.
The theme of this publicity week is to comprehensively strengthen the protection of intellectual property and promote the construction of a new pattern of development.
Djibouti is one of the smallest countries in Africa. Its strength lies in its location at the southern entrance to the Red Sea and the fact that it is adjacent to some of the world's busiest...
En palabras de nuestra experta, "los principios de primacía y efecto directo en la obligación de los Estados miembros de optimizar el ordenamiento jurídico especializado...
Our associate Katherine González, specialist in Intellectual Property, has published a new article in World Trademark Review on the contradictory criteria for the examination of trademarks...
J A Kemp LLP
In decision T 579/19 handed down on 14 April 2021, the European General Court (EGC) has ruled that the EUIPO is wrong to require that, for a valid priority claim, a registered Community design...
B. W. Kahari Legal Practitioners
On May 3, 2021, The Gambia deposited its instrument of Accession to the ARIPO Banjul Protocol on Marks.