Managing IP Magazine©2017 Managing Intellectual Property60Managing IP MagazineCourt provides SEP guidance in ChinaThe Beijing IP Court has issued a landmark judgment in a SEP dispute between IWNCOMM and Sony. Guanyang Yao analyses the key points, 23 Jun 2017 10:00:00 GMTGlobal trends in life science patent litigationHow do the outcomes of patents cases vary in different jurisdictions? Eric Sergheraert analyses the trends revealed in a study of decisions over 10 years, 05 May 2017 11:00:00 GMTInsomnia, Brexit and the UPC: a fictional scenarioIn our latest article looking at a UPC scenario, Nicola Dagg, Marc Döring, Alex Woolgar, David Por, Philipp Cepl and Laura Thompson consider a case that raises questions about jurisdiction, discovery and Brexit, 05 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTCustomising and personalising brandsIn the penultimate article in our series by MARQUES members, Nicoletta Galizia shares some examples of customisation and personalisation of brands, and provides tips for trade mark owners, 05 May 2017 09:00:00 GMTThe 10 trade mark topics to watchBrand protection is in flux. Technological and cultural trends driven by the internet and social media are bringing new challenges, while political developments such as Brexit pose their own problems. At this time of change, we have identified 10 key topics around the world that trade mark owners need to be on top of. By Michael Loney, James Nurton, Natalie Rahhal and Shaun Tan, 04 May 2017 12:00:00 GMTHostile to foreign IP rights? The numbers tell a different storyForeign IP owners should not be afraid of China. George Chan and Luna Lu explain why, using recent data, 04 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTUtynam’s HeirsUtynam was pleased to attend the 25th Annual Intellectual Property Law & Policy Conference at Fordham Law School in New York last month. Here are a few memorable moments, 04 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTEPO: A golden standard, 28 Apr 2017 11:00:00 GMTIndia: Patentability of biotechnology products, 28 Apr 2017 11:00:00 GMTUSPTO establishes audit programme for trade mark affidavits of useThe USPTO recently made permanent a pilot programme to conduct random audits of post-registration affidavits of use. Jason Vogel and Sam Kilb explain what trade mark owners need to know about the changes and suggest best practices, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTIndonesia’s new Trade Mark Law, six months onAndrew Diamond analyses the first six months under Indonesia’s new Trade Mark Law and how it has affected day-to-day practice in southeast Asia’s biggest trade mark jurisdiction, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTDesign protection in a post-Brexit worldSarah Wright and Kaisa Patsalides explore whether designs originating from the UK can still qualify for EU design rights in a post-Brexit world, in light of conflicting interpretations among EU courts on the meaning of “first making available within the Community”, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTCelebrating this year’s outstanding work in IPManaging IP’s annual awards dinners were held in London and Washington DC in March. Find out more about the winners, and see photos from both events, on the following pages, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTNorth America AwardsFind out who were the winners of the 2017 Managing IP Awards for the United States and Canada, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTSoftware in the wake of Alice: intended target or inadvertent casualty?Myungjin Ro and Neil Davey review the impact of the US Supreme Court decision in Alice v CLS on software patenting, and analyse which courts seem to favour software patent holders and which courts appear to be harsher, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTAfrica: Genuine use and reputation in South Africa, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTArgentina: Double protection for industrial models and designs, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTAustria: Enforcement of recall claims in provisional proceedings, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTCanada: Tribunal dismisses Eli Lilly’s NAFTA challenge, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTChina: Patents: SEP ruling addresses exhaustion, contributory infringement and injunctions, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTChina: Trade marks: Protecting retail services, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTEurope: How to cut a trade mark, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTGermany: Better late than never, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTGreece: The beauty and the beast of unfair competition, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTJapan: Supreme Court affirms DOE for Maxacalcitol’s manufacturing process patent, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTMexico: Proportionality of website blocking, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTThe Netherlands: Cost awards in Dutch enforcement cases, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTThe Philippines: Prosecutor cannot review court’s determination of probable cause, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTSingapore: IPOS signs MoU with SIPO and Guangdong, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTSouth Korea: Advantages of accelerated examination, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMT