Considering Intellectual Property Rights as a Collateral


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.

Protecting Recipes through Intellectual Property Rights


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


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Intellectual Property Bulletin - Summer 2021

JD Supra Law

In This Issue - Assignor Estoppel: When Are Inventors Allowed to Attack Their Own Inventions? In Minerva v.

Protecting Your Intellectual Property: Part I

JD Supra Law

Recently, high level policy changes with intellectual property (IP) have been taking place on a wide scale.

Indigenizing the Intellectual Property System

IP Watchdog

Included in these overlooked issues is the lack of protection given to the intellectual property (IP) of indigenous peoples. On August 9, we once again observe the International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples.

Business planning and Intellectual Property

IP and Legal Filings

The post Business planning and Intellectual Property first appeared on IPLF. Intellectual Property Business Plan Commercialization company IPR Monetary Benefit R&D

Intellectual Property Theft: A Menace


Of these crimes, Intellectual Property (IP) theft is one of the many, which involves stealing copyright, patents, industrial designs, etc., Reasons of Theft of Intellectual Property.

Intellectual Property 101: What is a Patent?

JD Supra Law

Recently, the PTO updated a general information page that includes excellent discussions of the various aspects of Intellectual Property law. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office ("PTO") provides extensive online resources on its website.

Can Intellectual Property Rights Safeguard Your Blog?


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?

How Intellectual Property Impacts Renewable Energy Adoption

The post How Intellectual Property Impacts Renewable Energy Adoption appeared first on - IP Innovation and Analytics.

Biden Nominates First Chief Innovation and Intellectual Property Negotiator

IP Watchdog

President Joe Biden this week nominated Christopher Wilson to be Chief Innovation and Intellectual Property Negotiator at the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative for Innovation and Intellectual Property (2006-2008) and several Assistant U.S.

Analysing the Intersection of Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies and Intellectual Property Rights

IP and Legal Filings

The post Analysing the Intersection of Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies and Intellectual Property Rights first appeared on IPLF. Intellectual Property Bitcoin BitFlyer Blockchain copyright copyright infringement cryptocurrency Intellectual Property Rights NFT Non-Fungible Tokens

How Intellectual Property Rights Impact Sports

The post How Intellectual Property Rights Impact Sports appeared first on - IP Innovation and Analytics. Even without fans in the stands or the summer Olympics, the sports industry was worth $388.28 billion worldwide in 2020.

Update – DIFC Intellectual Property Legislation

JD Supra Law

The Board of Directors of the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Authority recently issued the DIFC Intellectual Property Regulations (IP Regulations). The IP Regulations took effect on 5 July 2021 and were issued pursuant to the DIFC Intellectual Property Law, DIFC Law No.

NFTs and Intellectual Property

LexBlog IP

This article will try to explain just what an NFT is and, because of their relationship to the creative arts, some of the intellectual property issues surrounding them. So where does intellectual property crop up in this? Intellectual Property

Protecting Your Intellectual Property: Part II

JD Supra Law

In our previous post, we discussed the importance of front-end intellectual property (IP) protection and seeking legal counsel to help build out a strategy to best navigate the intricate IP landscape.

The Overlap Of Intellectual Properties In Product Design

JD Supra Law

A multi-layered intellectual property strategy can protect the assets obtained during development. Significant resources are invested to bring a product or service to market. Utility patent protection is available for inventions that are useful, novel, and nonobvious.

Intellectual Property Strategies To Best Protect Cannabis Related Innovations

JD Supra Law

Protection of intellectual property in this space is critical, particularly as large entities have slowly started to break in. By: Caldwell Intellectual Property LawCannabis Projections and Patents- Current projections indicate that the cannabis industry will grow from $9.2

Modularity and Intellectual Property Rights: A Strategic Consideration


The post Modularity and Intellectual Property Rights: A Strategic Consideration appeared first on Blog | Kashish IPR | Intellectual Property Rights Law Firm. What is Modularity?

The Interplay of Big Data and Intellectual Property Rights


Big data is a relatively new concept that has created a greater conundrum in the realm of Intellectual Property (IP) laws. The same may challenge the traditional notions of Intellectual Property Rights (IPRs). What is Big Data?

[Webinar] Protecting Software Intellectual Property in Electric and Autonomous Vehicle Technologies - November 3rd, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm EDT

JD Supra Law

Protecting intellectual property associated with software innovations can be a daunting and, sometimes, a confusing task. In fact, many owners of software intellectual property believe that software intellectual property is not patentable or not practically enforceable.

What is a COVID-19 Vaccine Intellectual Property Waiver?

JD Supra Law

While over 48% of the U.S. population is fully vaccinated, only about 15% of the world is.

Mauricio de Sousa Productions: comic success underpinned by intellectual property

WIPO Magazine

What role has intellectual property played in this success Did you grow up with “Monica’s Friends?” Founded over 70 years ago, Mauricio de Sousa Productions has become one of Brazil’s most successful comic book and animation publishers.

Delhi High Court creates Intellectual Property Division

Selvam & Selvam Blog

Based on the recommendations provided for in the report of the committee, the Delhi High Court via a press release on July 7, 2021, created an Intellectual Property Division (IPD) in the said High Court to deal with all matters related to Intellectual Property Rights.

Waiver Of Intellectual Property Protections For COVID-19 Vaccine Unlikely To Have Meaningful Impact In Short Term

Intellectual Property Law Blog

On Wednesday, May 7, 2021, the United States officially endorsed waiving intellectual property protections for COVID-19 vaccines. Whereas some other countries appear to oppose the waiver ( e.g., Germany), warning that intellectual property rights must remain protected.

Intellectual property, SMEs and economic recovery in Nigeria

WIPO Magazine

In 2021, the WIPO Nigeria Office launched the second WIPO National IP Essay Competition as part of its World Intellectual Property Day activities. Read the winning essay by Oyinkansola Komolafe entitled Intellectual property, SMEs and Economic Recovery in Nigeria

Delhi Court Has Ordered The Establishment Of An Intellectual Property Division


The Tribunals Reforms (Rationalization and Conditions of Service) Ordinance, 2021, which the President of India proclaimed and notified on April 4, 2021, abolished numerous Boards and Appellate Tribunals, including IPAB (Intellectual Property Appellate Tribunal).

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

LexBlog IP

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

PCK Intellectual Property Seeks a Remote Patent Agent/Attorney

IP Watchdog

PCK Intellectual Property is seeking a remote independent contractor to fill a Patent Agent or Attorney position. This is a permanent, remote, part-time position. PCK is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse environment for all employees and job applicants.

Reflections of two years covering intellectual property

Managing IP

As my time at Managing IP draws to a close, I’d like to take a moment to reflect on what I’ve learned about IP law and innovation

Capturing All the Dimensions: Intellectual Property Protection for 3-D Designs and 3-D Printing Methods

Trademark, Copyright, and Unfair Competition Law B

In the past decade, the use of 3-D printing has expanded rapidly, in part because the original intellectual property protections on the technology, first invented in the 1980s, expired, making it less expensive to produce the hardware and software involved in the 3-D printing process.

DJ Healey Named 2021 World Intellectual Property Review Diversity Champion

Fish & Richardson Trademark & Copyright Thoughts

Fish & Richardson Senior Principal DJ Healey was recently named a 2021 “Global Diversity Champion” by World Intellectual Property Review (WIPR), an honor that recognizes her exceptional work championing diversity and inclusion in all areas of the profession.

China is Succeeding in Small Claims Courts for Intellectual Property; Will The U.S. Follow?

IP Close Up

Data Litigation News Places Research Transactions Uncategorized CASE Act China copyright Copyright Claims Officers disputes intellectual property disputes Internet courts judges litigation patents Polsinelli small clairms Supreme Court of the People's Republic of China U.S. Several U.S.

Webinar on ‘Traditional Knowledge as Intellectual Property: Opportunities and Challenges at the International Level’ [October 13]


Webinar on ‘Traditional Knowledge as Intellectual Property: Opportunities and Challenges at the International Level’ Logo of Gujarat National Law University, Gandhinagar. Mr. Wend Wendland, Director, Traditional Knowledge Division, World Intellectual Property Organisation.

Battling the Counterfeiters: White-Collar Intellectual Property Enforcement

JD Supra Law

This CLE paper explores criminal intellectual property violations. There are a wide range of potentially applicable statutory provisions. Part One broadly discusses criminal copyright infringement, focusing on 17 U.S.C. Section 506 and 18 U.S.C. Section 2319.

Enforcing Your Intellectual Property Rights: All You Need To Know

Larson & Larson

One of the fundamental things to note when it comes to intellectual property rights is that the IP holder bears the burden of enforcing their rights. How Can you Protect Your Intellectual Property? Intellectual Property

The Road Ahead - Singapore’s Intellectual Property Strategy 2030

JD Supra Law

On this year’s World Intellectual Property Day, the IP Office of Singapore (IPOS) announced the Singapore Intellectual Property Strategy 2030 (SIPS 2030), built on Singapore’s 2013 IP Hub Master Plan (and 2017 updates).

Relevance of Intellectual Property in the Olympic Games

IP and Legal Filings

However, it is unknown to many that a significant amount of money and laws are in place to protect various Intellectual Property assets related to the Olympic games. The post Relevance of Intellectual Property in the Olympic Games first appeared on IPLF.

Intellectual Property – The Key To A Successful Brand


To give businesses the best start in life when it comes to developing a new brand, it is essential that intellectual advice is taken during branding projects so the brand can stand, be distinctive, and use protected IP to remain unique. Intellectual property, as the name suggests, is an asset.

Guide: How to Enforce Intellectual Property Rights in China

JD Supra Law

This step-by-step guide sets out the actions to be taken upon discovering an infringement of an intellectual property right (IPR) in the People’s Republic of China (China).

Intellectual Property Rights in the Crosshairs as Lawsuits Involving Disney and Facebook Surface

JD Supra Law

- What will the “Endgame” be for the lawsuit between Walt Disney Company and former Marvel comic book creators?

Investor Group Buys Half of Prince’s Tightly Controlled but Intellectual Property-Attractive Estate

IP Watchdog

He was a fierce defender of his intellectual property rights, and was involved in a series of legal actions against businesses and individuals using his music and other IP without his authorization.