To know the worth of your IP will provide you with an edge over the competition, as other businesses can overlook IP protection.
Spruson & Ferguson
The commercial contract may prohibit a party from doing certain things, but consent must not be "unreasonably withheld".
IP Australia launched a new IP portal for SMES. Article discusses & contains a link to the portal.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Open source science involves an owner of intellectual property (IP), sharing their IP at no cost to the potential user.
A recent Federal Court decision, Rallysport Direct LLC v. 2424508 Ontario Ltd., serves as an important reminder to Internet users that copying or scraping photographs found online...
The Not For Resale ("NFR") distribution entry model to the Canadian market is acutely misunderstood. This discussion will outline the top 3 NFR "myths", and explore potential legal risks...
HFG Law & Intellectual Property
A series of drafts for comments of laws and regulations have been released by relevant government authorities recently and we prepared a series of "brief" on these topics.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
The German Federal Court of Justice ("FCJ") recently published its long-awaited judgment in the patent dispute Sisvel v. Haier (Case No. KZR 36/17).
ELVINGER HOSS PRUSSEN, société anonyme
Following a request for a preliminary ruling from the Court of Appeal of Paris (France), the Court of Justice of the European Union (the "CJEU") clarified, in a judgment of 18 December 2019...
McDermott Will & Emery
In 2019, Nokia filed a series of patent infringement complaints against Daimler before several German courts.
For the sixth year in a row, we've sponsored and supported the Hong Kong Institute of Chartered Secretaries' Annual Corporate and Regulatory Update (ACRU),
The Hong Kong Copyright Tribunal ("Tribunal") was established in 1997 as an independent quasi-judicial body to determine disputes relating to copyright licensing and licensing schemes.
The outbreak of COVID-19 has resulted in several innovations in various technologies.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
WIPO on July 30, 2020 has announced a new agreement for additional cooperation by the WIPO with the International Confederation of Societies of Authors and Composers, in line with the WIPO Connect program.
Grant of a patent implies a statutorily granted monopoly on the use of invention. Setting aside the concern that this invention should not be exploited at the cost of public interest.
In a recent landmark ruling (Avenue Asia Advisors Pvt Ltd), Delhi High Court has laid down important principles on comparability for non-binding research/ financial advisory services.
The Law Point
The mode of utilising media by people has been varying expeditiously over the last few decades. There has been a sharp increase in the number of people who are utilising smartphones and...
Singh & Associates
In general, a patent confers on its owner when granted, during the term of protection, the exclusive rights to prevent third parties from making, using, offering for sale, selling or importing of the patented invention ...
In the second of our series of briefings on the DSM Directive, we examine the new press publishers' right in Article 15 of the Directive and ask: why is it needed, what are its limits and will it work
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread rapidly across the globe and claim numerous lives, health
care systems of countries are coming under severe pressure.