Supreme People’s Court of China issues first comprehensively revised judicial interpretation of anti-unfair competition law since 2007

The IPKat

There was no JI on the AUCL until 2007. JI 2020) was a minor one with only one change to the JI 2007, i.e., replacing one of the legislation’s grounds from the General Principles of the Civil Law to the Civil Code of China (See the IPKat post on the Civil Code of China here ).

Apple Expert Says Its Tech, Patents Made Pinn IP 'Obvious'

IP Law 360

A wireless technology expert testifying for Apple told a California jury Tuesday that the company's 2007 iPhone Bluetooth headset and some patents filed years ago served as a precursor to its modern-day AirPods, thus rendering "everything" in Pinn Inc.'s

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Any Third Party Use is Relevant to Whether a Claimant Made Exclusive Use of a Mark

JD Supra Law

s exclusive use from 2002 to 2007, finding that the Board committed two legal errors: requiring Galperti Inc. In Galperdi, Inc., Galperti S.R.L., 2021-1011] (November 12, 2021), the Federal Circuit vacated and remanded the TTAB’s finding no falsity of Galperti S.R.L.’s

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It’s not a trademark just because it’s yours

Likelihood of Confusion

2007 WL 625920 (W.D. Rebecca Tushnet’s 43(B)log reports on a decision in a case called Trott’s Woodproducts, Inc. American Cabinet Doors & More, Inc., Consumer sophistication can stave. The post It’s not a trademark just because it’s yours appeared first on LIKELIHOOD OF CONFUSION™. LIKELIHOOD OF CONFUSION

Thinking of Framing or Embedding Content? New York Federal Courts Question the Copyright "Server Test"

JD Supra Law

2007), the solution has been. Imagine you operate a website. Another website posts an image or video that you want to discuss on your site.

Our Trademark Registration Services for DC-Based Businesses and Brands

Patentably Defined

Since our founding in 2007, we have registered over 2500+ trademarks and patents for clients across the United States, including the Washington, DC area. At the Law Office of Michael E. Kondoudis, we work with businesses and organizations of all shapes and sizes to protect their brands. We offer flat rates and fixed fees for trademark registration services in Washington DC. The post Our Trademark Registration Services for DC-Based Businesses and Brands first appeared on Patentably Defined.

Forum Selection Clause Can Preclude PTO Validity Challenges

Intellectual Property Law Blog

422, 430 (2007); AVX Corp. In Nippon Shinyaku v.

Southern District of New York Rejects Ninth Circuit’s Copyright Analysis Regarding Embedded Images

JD Supra Law

In a recent case, Nicklen v. Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.,

Financial Institutions Face Fork in Patent Road

IP Watchdog

In 2007, Bank of America was one of the first financial institutions to offer a mobile banking application and since then, the rest of the industry has followed suit. Large banks have a reputation for being slow to change.

Celebrating (?) the America Invents Act: Ten Years On, Many IP Stakeholders Say it’s Time for a Second Look

IP Watchdog

I began writing for Managing IP magazine in 2007 and remember well the lead-up to the law.

Instagram Defeats Embedding Lawsuit

The IP Law Blog

The Court relied on the Ninth Circuit’s 2007 opinion in Perfect 10, Inc. 2007). We previously wrote about a lawsuit filed in the Northern District of California against Instagram regarding the use of Instagram’s embedding tools.

3 Count: Not World Series

Plagiarism Today

He says he originally wanted to take action against the team in 2007 but couldn’t find the painting. Have any suggestions for the 3 Count? Let me know via Twitter @plagiarismtoday. 1: RCN Hits Out at “Copyright Troll” Film Producers in Bid to Get Safe Harbor Case Dismissed.

Most Cited Supreme Court Patent Cases Since 1952

Patently-O

118 (2007) (licensee standing for declaratory judgment action); Blonder-Tongue Laboratories, Inc. 398 (2007) (obviousness); and. by Dennis Crouch. Lots of the new learning in patent law over the past decade has focused on patent eligibility. But, none of the eligibility cases (new or old) show up in my list of the most cited Supreme Court cases. Markman v. Westview Instruments, Inc., 517 U.S. 370 (1996) (claim construction); Christianson v. Colt Industries Operating Corp., 486 U.S.

Audi and the Challenge of Cross-Media Plagiarism Detection

Plagiarism Today

Turnitin launched in 2000, Audible Magic began providing a similar service for audio files in 2002 and YouTube’s Content ID System debuted in 2007.

UK Police Arrest Man For Operating Pirate IPTV Service & Money Laundering

TorrentFreak

Section 44 of the Serious Crime Act 2007 relates to those intentionally encouraging or assisting an offense.

3 Count: Legal Haze

Plagiarism Today

The case may well become one of the latest to test the “server rule”, a rule that was established by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in 2007 that made it so that sites that hyperlink or embed content from other sites cannot be found liable for direct copyright infringement.

SCIENTIFIC STUDY OF GOD

Patently-O

2007). In re Glascoe (Fed. 2022). The USPTO refused to register Glascoe’s mark SCIENTIFIC STUDY OF GOD for use as a service mark when “analyzing the process of creating a human being, the earth, the universe and its environment.”

Why the Golden Bear is Actually Going to Court: Nicklaus Company v Jack Nicklaus

IPilogue

In May 2007, before the concept of name, image, and likeness became popularized by the USA’s NCAA ruling for college athletes, Nicklaus appears to have made a similar deal except it was for “exclusive rights to valuable intellectual property and services”.

Retroactive Credit and the Future of Music Plagiarism

Plagiarism Today

The move came after many users began to notice similarities between Good 4 U and the 2007 Paramore song Misery Business , with some fans even creating mashups of the two songs.

New PatentlyO L.J. Article: The AIA at Ten – How Much Do the Pre-AIA Prior Art Rules Still Matter?

Patently-O

Patterson, Reestablishing the Doctrine of Patent Exhaustion , 2007 Patently-O Patent L.J. Rai, The GSK Case: An Administrative Perspective, 2007 Patently-O Patent L.J. 2007 Patently-O Patent L.J. New Patently-O Law Journal article by Colleen V.

Vale The Hon. Margaret Stone AO FAAL

Herbert Smith Freehills

Margaret’s presentation at the Law Council Superannuation Conference in 2007 was instrumental in changing (and correcting) the profession’s and the regulator’s thinking on the ‘best interests’ duty from that time forward.

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CAFC Emphasizes the Importance of Contract Principles in Arbitrability Determination

IP Watchdog

In 2007, Rohm Japan and MaxPower Semiconductor entered into a technology licensing agreement (TLA). On November 12, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) affirmed the decision of the U.S.

New PatentlyO L.J. Article: The AIA at Ten – How Much Do the Pre-AIA Prior Art Rules Still Matter?

Patently-O

Patterson, Reestablishing the Doctrine of Patent Exhaustion , 2007 Patently-O Patent L.J. Rai, The GSK Case: An Administrative Perspective, 2007 Patently-O Patent L.J. 2007 Patently-O Patent L.J. New Patently-O Law Journal article by Colleen V.

Announcing the 2021-2022 Winners of the Gowling WLG Best Blog in IP Law and Technology Prize

IPilogue

Intellectual Property class in the Fall 2007 term and has been generously sponsored each year since then by? IP Osgoode would like to congratulate the winners of the? Gowling WLG ?Best Best Blog in IP Law and Technology Prize for 2021-2022.

Scribd Reaches for Unicorn Status

Velocity of Content

According to Andrew Albanese , Publishers Weekly senior writer, the IPO timing may finally be right for Scribd, which Trip Adler founded in 2007. “I Timing may finally be right for a Scribd IPO.

"Krab mix" plausibly misleads as to crab content

43(B)log

Kellogg USA, 2007 WL 4766060 (C.D. 19, 2007), which held that the “Froot” in “Froot Loops” was not misleading in part because it “appear[ed] in the trademarked name of the cereal, not. Kang v. Chang’s China Bistro, Inc., 844 Fed.Appx. 969, 2021 WL 463443, No. 20-55138 (9 th Cir.

‘Free Download Manager’ Removes YouTube Support After Google Complaint

TorrentFreak

It was also one of the first tools to add support for YouTube downloads back in 2007, but this functionality was abruptly removed a few days ago. This includes the 2007 blog post titled “FDM 2.3 With over a billion users YouTube is the largest video portal on the Internet.

Michigan City Resident Sues Numerous Retailers for Alleged Patent Infringement

Indiana Intellectual Property Law

Notably, it appears the ‘633 and ‘136 Patents are set to expire in November 2022, while the ‘471 Patent expired in November 2007 since the term for a design patent filed prior to May 13, 2015 is 14 years. Hammond, Indiana – Apparently, James E.

Hashtags And Trademark

IP and Legal Filings

Chris Messina was the first to introduce hashtags on Twitter in 2007, and there has been no going back since.

Notes on Ex Parte Appeals of Patent Cases

Patently-O

398 (2007). by Dennis Crouch. The vast majority of ex parte patent appeals (92%) are focused on obviousness, with 2/3 of those only addressing obviousness questions. It is rare for any other issue to be the sole issue on appeal: 2.5% of appeals solely focus on Section 101; 1% of appeals solely focus on Section 102; 2.2% of appeals solely focus on Section 112 (including 112(a) and 112(b)).

Colorado Poised to Further Restrict Post-Employment Restrictions

Trading Secrets

2007) (same). 2007) (noting difference between customer non-solicit and employee non-solicit, and finding latter to be acceptable because it “would not impair the former employee’s ability to make a living.”).

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Instagram Defeats Embedding Lawsuit

LexBlog IP

The Court relied on the Ninth Circuit’s 2007 opinion in Perfect 10, Inc. 2007). We previously wrote about a lawsuit filed in the Northern District of California against Instagram regarding the use of Instagram’s embedding tools.

Police Shut ‘Club Penguin Rewritten’, 3 Arrested For Copyright Infringement

TorrentFreak

This success attracted the attention of Disney and in 2007, New Horizon was scooped up for $350 million. Created by New Horizon Interactive, massively multiplayer online game (MMO) Club Penguin first opened to the public in 2005.

[Sponsored] LexisNexis Introduces New Legal Issue Analysis for PTAB Ex Parte Decisions in LexisNexis PatentAdvisor

SpicyIP

PTAB Decisions search in the PatentAdvisor analytics platform features over 111,000 ex parte appeal documents, since 2007, tagged to 217 legal issues, enabling prosecutors to easily find winning arguments and get more accurate and relevant prosecution guidance.

Is The Server Test Ready for a Reboot?

The IP Law Blog

The Court relied on the Ninth Circuit’s 2007 opinion in Perfect 10, Inc. It’s been referred to as one of the top copyright cases to watch this year. This case, Alexis Hunley, et al v.

Checks Over Stripes? Adidas Launches Lawsuit Against Nike Over Wearable Technology

IPilogue

However, the companies entered an agreement to drop the case in 2007. Emily Chow is an IPilogue Writer and a 2L JD Candidate at Osgoode Hall Law School. On June 10, 2022, Adidas launched its first federal lawsuit against its main competitor, Nike, at the US District Court in Eastern Texas.

TTAB Reverses Refusal of SPEED EZ for Cleaning Brushes, Finding Specimen of Use Acceptable

The TTABlog

84 USPQ2d 1845, 1847-48 (TTAB 2007) (temporary nature of specimens is not a characteristic that is “fatal” to registration).

India Expands Piracy Blocklist to Tackle ‘Hydra Headed Rogue Websites’

TorrentFreak

In the piracy scene, this term was first made popular by The Pirate Bay in 2007. The closing weeks of 2021 have been packed with new pirate site-blocking orders around the globe.

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The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit assesses the equitable powers of a legislative court: the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.

Patently-O

Despite Mr. Taylor having suffered from his disabilities since he left the Army in 1971, the VA is refusing to provide backpay for the time between his service and when he filed his benefits claim in 2007. Mr. Taylor did so in early 2007.

Generic Industry Skepticism Irrelevant to Non-Obviousness

Patently-O

398 (2007). 705 (2007) (rejecting the “rigid approach of the Court of Appeals” and articulating an “expansive and flexible approach” of determining obviousness). by Dennis Crouch.

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