Book Review: Intellectual Property Law in China, 2nd Edition

The IPKat

The first edition of Intellectual Property Law in China (IPLCN) was the first of a bunch of goodies this Kat enthusiastically gathered from the incomparable IP library of the Max Planck Institute for Innovation and Competition (MPI).

65th Annual Intellectual Property Law Conference

Chicago IP

CT, the UIC John Marshall Law School Center is hosting its 65th Annual Intellectual Property Law Conference. The State of IP Law & Policy. On November 4 th to November 5 th , from 7:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.

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65th Annual Intellectual Property Law Conference

LexBlog IP

CT, the UIC John Marshall Law School Center is hosting its 65th Annual Intellectual Property Law Conference. The State of IP Law & Policy. Intellectual PropertyOn November 4 th to November 5 th , from 7:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.

Call for Papers: NALSAR’s Indian Journal of Intellectual Property Law (IJIPL) Vol. 12 [Submit by November 20]

SpicyIP

We’re happy to inform you that NALSAR Hyderabad’s Indian Journal of Indian Intellectual Property Law (IJIPL) is inviting papers for publication in Volume 12 of the journal. Published annually, it is the combined endeavour of NALSAR University of Law, Hyderabad and the N.C.

The Chicken Sandwich Wars: A Sampling of Intellectual Property Law in the Fast Food Industry

LexBlog IP

A 2015 court case and trade secret law help shed some light on this question. Trade secret law has become the protection of choice over patent law for recipes in the food industry because a trade secret can grant proprietary rights in perpetuity while a patent only lasts for 20 years.

The Right of Publicity’s Place in Intellectual Property Law

Chicago-Kent Intellectual Property Journal Blog

1] This battle has frequently come through litigation in … The post The Right of Publicity’s Place in Intellectual Property Law appeared first on Chicago-Kent | Journal of Intellectual Property. By: Cameron Verbeke A longstanding feud between the NCAA and its student-athletes may finally be coming to an end. Recently, the NCAA Board of Governors’ voted to recommend that student-athletes be allowed compensation for use of their name and likeness. [1]

HOW INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW CAN SOLVE LITIGATION SURROUNDING THE HATCH-WAXMAN ACT BROUGHT BY THE COURT’S DECISION IN BRAEBURN V. FOOD & DRUG ADMINISTRATION

JIPL Online

In fact, over the centuries, patent law has developed a formal approach for evaluating a product’s “innovation.” The FDA can find comfort knowing that the law, particularly intellectual property (IP) law, has already defined “innovation.” By: Eddy Atallah.

What’s in the Box? Counterfeits and Online Marketplaces

The Illusion of More

Intellectual Property Law & Policy Amazon counterfieting Featured INFORM Act

Podcast – IP & Social Justice with Professor Lateef Mtima

The Illusion of More

In this episode, I talk with Professor Mtima about how and why he and his colleagues approach IP from a social justice perspective. “Lateef Mtima is a Professor of Law at the Howard University School of Law. degree from Harvard Law School, where […].

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Computer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2021-08-21

Barry Sookman

Computer & Internet Law Weekly Update canada computer law copyright law Cyberlaw intellectual property law internet law legal updateComputer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2021-08-14 [link] 2021-08-15.

Mingle with the Membership Committee at Happy Hour!

Chicago IP

The Membership Committee of the Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago (IPLAC) is hosting the first of several informal happy hours on September 2, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. Legal News Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago IPLAC

The Briefing: Dr Seuss Sets Photon Torpedoes on Star Trek Mashup in 9th Circuit Appeal (Part One, Copyright)

The IP Law Blog

In this week’s episode of The Briefing by the IP Law Blog , Scott Hervey and Josh Escovedo discuss the Ninth Circuit Ruling on the copyright aspects of Dr. Seuss “mashups.”.

Considering Intellectual Property Rights as a Collateral

Kashishipr

Even though the ratio of intangible assets against tangible assets is witnessing a sharp rise, the idea of using Intellectual Property (IP) assets for debt funding is yet to take its best shape.

Computer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2021-10-09

Barry Sookman

Computer & Internet Law Weekly Update canada computer law copyright law Cyberlaw intellectual property law internet law legal updateComputer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2021-10-02 [link] 2021-10-03.

Licensing of Trademarks

Kashishipr

Unlike other forms of Intellectual Property (IP) , Trademark Rights in most countries can arise from and can be destroyed by the use that is made of the trademark. The post Licensing of Trademarks appeared first on Blog | Kashish IPR | Intellectual Property Rights Law Firm.

The Concept of Family of Trademarks

Kashishipr

Although the birth of this doctrine was incidental, it has viably grown and provided greater protection within the sphere of Intellectual Property (IP) laws. What is Meant by a Family of Trademarks?

Bombay High Court Rules that Copyright Registration of a Label is not Compulsory

Kashishipr

On the other hand, the Trademark Law allows two or more registered owners or concurrent users of similar marks. The post Bombay High Court Rules that Copyright Registration of a Label is not Compulsory appeared first on Blog | Kashish IPR | Intellectual Property Rights Law Firm.

Thinking about Going In-House?

Chicago IP

CT, the Corporate Committee of the Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago (“IPLAC”) is hosting a panel discussion focusing on how to transition and succeed as an in-house counsel. On Thursday, September 23, 2021, from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Limited Edition Products: Can they be Protected under IP Law?

Kashishipr

A critical issue to be addressed is whether these limited-edition products can get protection under Intellectual Property (IP) law, just as regular products do, and if yes, then which is the most appropriate form of IP Protection ?

All About Provisional Patent Applications

Kashishipr

The Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property provided that a foreign inventor shall have a year after the first foreign filing to file a patent in another jurisdiction.

Computer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2021-10-02

Barry Sookman

Privacy Commissioner relying on Jim Balsille to pitch for stronger privacy laws, in Op Ed, Building Back Better Req… [link] … The post Computer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2021-10-02 appeared first on Barry Sookman.

Virtual Film Discussion: One Night In Miami

Chicago IP

CT, the Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago’s (IPLAC) Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Committee is hosting a virtual film discussion on One Night in Miami. Legal News DEI Diversity Equity and Inclusion Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago IPLAC

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Dealing with Counterfeits on E-Commerce Websites

Kashishipr

It analyses the properties of products to identify whether they are authentic or fake. Another approach is requesting an immediate take-down notice to the e-commerce website whenever a brand thinks that its Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs) have been infringed.

The Importance of Trademark Clearance Searches for Businesses

Kashishipr

The post The Importance of Trademark Clearance Searches for Businesses appeared first on Blog | Kashish IPR | Intellectual Property Rights Law Firm.

Copyright Protection for Choreographic Works

Kashishipr

Like all other art forms, choreographic works in dance and their steps have been expressly recognized under the Copyright Laws of different jurisdictions. Now it has become a common ‘dance routine’ or social dance step, which cannot be governed by copyright law.

Can Common Terms Be Trademarked?

Kashishipr

We know that brands try to make their trademarks as unique and distinctive as possible to attain the highest level of protection under the Trademark Law. ’ Common or generic terms are usually not protected under trademark law.

Protecting Recipes through Intellectual Property Rights

Kashishipr

Like any other asset, the question of protecting recipes and corresponding assets through the application of Intellectual Property (IP) laws has gained momentum.

Trade Secrets over Patents? What is the Right Choice for You?

Kashishipr

Trade secrets are usually protected through laws addressing unfair competition or sui generis laws. Another mode of protection could be through enforcement of the law against industrial or commercial espionage, breach of contract, and breach of confidence.

Domain Name Dispute Settlement

Kashishipr

Lawful distributors or licensees have been said to have legitimate rights, with unlawful users or those claiming to be an authorized site not having legitimate interests. It was intended that this process should be faster and more economical than a typical lawful challenge.

Computer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2021-09-25

Barry Sookman

Computer & Internet Law Weekly Update canada computer law copyright law Cyberlaw intellectual property law internet law legal updateComputer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2021-09-18 [link] 2021-09-19.

Can Trademark Protection be Extended to Cryptocurrency?

Kashishipr

The presence of cryptocurrency is constantly growing, and therefore, it needs the law to transform along with it to address its administration and execution. Several courts have had trouble in applying substantive Trademark Law to this field of technology.

Traditional Knowledge and Conservation of Biodiversity

Kashishipr

The mode of transmission is usually oral, and therefore, it tends to take the form of stories, songs, folklore, proverbs, cultural values, beliefs, rituals, community laws, the local language, and agricultural practices, including the development of plant species and animal breeds.

Computer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2021-09-18

Barry Sookman

European court of human rights rules that there must be effective laws against cyberviolence and failure to prosecu… [link] … The post Computer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2021-09-18 appeared first on Barry Sookman.

Dave Chappelle Sued for Allegedly Stealing a Joke

Indiana Intellectual Property Law

Damages Intellectual Property Law New LitigationHammond, Indiana – Pro se Plaintiff, Xavier Gatewood (“Gatewood”) claims to perform comedy in the Chicago area.

Customs Intervention for IP in the Indian Sub-Continent

Kashishipr

Intellectual Propriety (IP) rights holders are under the perpetual threat of counterfeit goods in the market that is growing exponentially with advancing technology and a surge in cross-border trade among countries. The Intellectual Property Act No.

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Computer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2021-09-11

Barry Sookman

Computer & Internet Law Weekly Update canada computer law copyright law Cyberlaw intellectual property law internet law legal updateComputer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2021-09-04 [link] 2021-09-05.

Taxation of Intellectual Property: A Comparative Note

Kashishipr

Today, companies are increasingly placing a huge amount of enterprise value on Intellectual Property (IP). For purposes of the US tax law, IP can take many forms. The Patent is granted by the UK Intellectual Property Office (UKIPO) or the European Patent Office (EPO).

Learning to Walk How You Want with Elle AyoubZadeh

IPilogue

Eloise Somera is a 3L JD Candidate at Osgoode Hall Law School. . Alessia Monastero is an Associate Lawyer at Bhole IP Law and a Deputy Editor for the IPilogue. . Elle at the Zvelle factory located in Italy. Photo Credits: Zvelle.

Computer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2021-09-04

Barry Sookman

European Commission airs out new IoT device security draft law – interested parties have a week to weigh in [link] 2021-09-03. Computer & Internet Law Weekly Update canada computer law copyright law Cyberlaw intellectual property law internet law legal update

Can Intellectual Property Rights Safeguard Your Blog?

Kashishipr

Due to creative and original use of expressions, blogs are deemed to be counted as private property for which Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs) can be sought. The post Can Intellectual Property Rights Safeguard Your Blog?

Computer and Internet Weekly Updates for 2021-08-28

Barry Sookman

Australia and South Africa find Artificial Intelligence “Inventor” compatible with Patent Law [link] 2021-08-24. Computer & Internet Law Weekly Update canada computer law copyright law Cyberlaw intellectual property law internet law legal update

Modularity and Intellectual Property Rights: A Strategic Consideration

Kashishipr

They placed the said flash management code on the physical device itself and sought protection through copyright and the law on secrecy, and published the thin driver as open-source software for consumer use. What is Modularity?

Fun with Non-Fungibles: What Can NFTs Do for Me?

Chicago IP

CT, the Intellectual Property Law Association of Chicago (“IPLAC”) and the Illinois Intellectual Property Alliance (“ILIPA”) will host a panel discussion focusing on NFTs and some of the many questions revolved around non-fungible tokens.