Copyright - Newshttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2109©2018 Managing Intellectual Property60Copyright - NewsAssessing the SCOTUS term and predicting Kavanaugh’s IP impactManaging IP analyses the three IP decisions out of the US Supreme Court in the term just ended, and previews next term and the impact of Justice Kennedy’s retirementhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3820841/Assessing-the-SCOTUS-term-and-predicting-Kavanaughs-IP-impact.htmlFri, 13 Jul 2018 22:30:00 GMTUK to set up GI scheme and seek UPC membership after BrexitThe UK government’s new white paper outlines what it wants from intellectual property after it leaves the EU – but some IP professionals feel it doesn’t say enoughhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3820360/UK-to-set-up-GI-scheme-and-seek-UPC-membership-after-Brexit.htmlThu, 12 Jul 2018 17:00:00 GMTUK copyright infringement falls among young consumersNew research suggests young people are infringing less and indicates that more people are paying for contenthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3820100/UK-copyright-infringement-falls-among-young-consumers.htmlWed, 11 Jul 2018 15:45:00 GMTWomen in IP Global Network Interview: Gender inequality in GermanyLucy Songi speaks to Astrid Gérard (Preu Bohlig & Partners), Sandra Pohlman (df-mp), Christine Kanz (Hoyng Rokh Monegier) and Cordula Schumacher (Arnold Ruess) about gender inequality in the German workplace and whether new laws addressing this issue are effectivehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3819985/Women-in-IP-Global-Network-Interview-Gender-inequality-in-Germany.htmlWed, 11 Jul 2018 13:45:00 GMTEU Parliament to revisit copyright rules in September, after directive rejectedMEPs rejected a controversial committee proposal to begin negotiations to update copyright laws for the digital agehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3819513/EU-Parliament-to-revisit-copyright-rules-in-September-after-directive-rejected.htmlMon, 09 Jul 2018 21:30:00 GMTThe latest IP moves in the US, Europe and AsiaRecent intellectual property people moves include the launch of new firm Peroff Saunders and hires by King & Spalding, Fenwick & West, Holland & Hart, Goodwin, Maier & Maier, FisherBroyles, Barnes & Thornburg and Wynne-Jones IPhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3819494/The-latest-IP-moves-in-the-US-Europe-and-Asia.htmlMon, 09 Jul 2018 17:45:00 GMTInterviews: In-house counsel on China challengesFive leading Asia in-house counsel tell Karry Lai how they deal with issues in China including trade mark enforcement, blockchain, AI, software patents and trade secret litigationhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3816070/Interviews-In-house-counsel-on-China-challenges.htmlTue, 03 Jul 2018 05:00:00 GMTHow the US Supreme Court is likely to rule in copyright registration caseSupreme Court in Fourth Estate v Wall-Street.com will consider whether parties can sue for copyright infringement when they have filed a registration application, or whether they must wait until their application has been evaluated and approvedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3817774/How-the-US-Supreme-Court-is-likely-to-rule-in-copyright-registration-case.htmlMon, 02 Jul 2018 17:00:00 GMTUS Senate approves Marrakesh TreatyThe US moves to join dozen of other countries in allowing visually impaired people to make and distribute copyrighted works in an accessible format without copyright owners’ permissionhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3817722/US-Senate-approves-Marrakesh-Treaty.htmlMon, 02 Jul 2018 15:15:00 GMTEU legal affairs committee adopts controversial copyright directiveThe draft includes controversial provisions set out in in articles 11 and 13 – also known as the press publishers right and value gap proposal – which were approved by small majoritieshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3814908/EU-legal-affairs-committee-adopts-controversial-copyright-directive.htmlWed, 20 Jun 2018 13:30:00 GMTEurope Women in Business Law Awards: 2018 winnersThe best women lawyers from across the continent congregated at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower in London to celebrate Euromoney Legal Media Group's eighth annual Europe Women in Business Law Awardshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3813924/Europe-Women-in-Business-Law-Awards-2018-winners.htmlFri, 15 Jun 2018 10:30:00 GMTUK Supreme Court rules ISPs shouldn’t pay blocking order costsIn Cartier v BT, the court rules internet service providers are “innocent intermediaries” that do not have to bear the costs of blocking access to websites making infringing goods available for salehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3813588/UK-Supreme-Court-rules-ISPs-shouldnt-pay-blocking-order-costs.htmlWed, 13 Jun 2018 15:15:00 GMTEU digital copyright rule changes receive mixed receptionThe draft Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market was not supported by some countries and also provoked mixed reactions from the IP industry – particularly around Article 13, known as the value gap proposalhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3813444/EU-digital-copyright-rule-changes-receive-mixed-reception.htmlTue, 12 Jun 2018 17:15:00 GMTEuromoney LMG Americas Women in Business Law Awards 2018: winners announcedThe best women lawyers in the Americas gathered at the JW Marriott Essex House hotel in New York to celebrate the achievements of women across firms, practice areas and jurisdictionshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3812593/Euromoney-LMG-Americas-Women-in-Business-Law-Awards-2018-winners-announced.htmlFri, 08 Jun 2018 15:15:00 GMTThe latest IP moves in the US, Europe and AsiaRecent intellectual people moves include Allen & Overy's head of IP joining Kirkland & Ellis, and hires by Orrick, Latham & Watkins, Paul Hastings, Perkins Coie, Marks & Clerk and morehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3812177/The-latest-IP-moves-in-the-US-Europe-and-Asia.htmlWed, 06 Jun 2018 21:45:00 GMTWomen in IP Global Network Interview: Ann De Clercq, Hanna-Maija Elo, Louise Myburgh, and Julianna TabastajewaLucy Songi speaks to leading female practitioners from De Clercq & Partners, Properta Attorneys, Spoor & Fisher and Gowling WLG about their experiences in IP and advice for women considering a career in this fieldhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3810713/Women-in-IP-Global-Network-Interview-Ann-De-Clercq-Hanna-Maija-Elo-Louise-Myburgh-and-Julianna.htmlWed, 30 May 2018 20:45:00 GMTMusic Modernization Act gathers momentum in SenateSingers and songwriters received support for the Music Modernization Act at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing. The question appears to be when the Senate will pass it, not if, but critics point out shortcomingshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3807457/Music-Modernization-Act-gathers-momentum-in-Senate.htmlWed, 16 May 2018 23:00:00 GMTWhat the German YouTube case could mean for copyrightDoes YouTube or the uploader make the act of public communication? The German Federal Court of Justice will decidehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3807438/What-the-German-YouTube-case-could-mean-for-copyright.htmlWed, 16 May 2018 18:30:00 GMTGDPR creates problems for online enforcementA blackout of the ICANN WHOIS platform as a result of the General Data Protection Regulation would result in a field day for bad actors to purchase and misuse domain nameshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3806651/GDPR-creates-problems-for-online-enforcement.htmlMon, 14 May 2018 05:00:00 GMTWomen in IP Global Network Interview: Imogen Fowler, Mireille Buydens and Ellen ShankmanFor this edition of the Women in IP Interview, Lucy Songi speaks to Imogen Fowler (Hogan Lovells), Mireille Buydens (Janson Baugniet) and Ellen Shankman (Ellen B Shankman & Associates) about their experiences and what advice they would offer to up-and-coming IP practitionershttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3805977/Women-in-IP-Global-Network-Interview-Imogen-Fowler-Mireille-Buydens-and-Ellen-Shankman.htmlWed, 09 May 2018 16:45:00 GMTCopyright changes in the UK after BrexitPatrick Wingrove asks UK practitioners how copyright will change after Brexit, and analyses the EU Commission's recent report on the subjecthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3805548/Copyright-changes-in-the-UK-after-Brexit.htmlTue, 08 May 2018 15:30:00 GMTUtynam’s HeirsUtynam attended the Fordham IP Conference 2018 in April. Here are some highlights.http://www.managingip.com/Article/3804350/Utynams-Heirs.htmlThu, 03 May 2018 12:00:00 GMTStart-ups’ specific IP challengesLack of experience and funds mean intellectual property is often neglected by start-ups. Managing IP asks a few of them how they approach IP strategyhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3804619/Start-ups-specific-IP-challenges.htmlThu, 03 May 2018 00:15:00 GMTThe Top 250 Women in IP (2018)Managing IP presents this year’s leading female intellectual property practitioners, according to IP STARS researchhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3802643/The-Top-250-Women-in-IP-2018.htmlThu, 26 Apr 2018 08:00:00 GMTNinth Circuit appeals court denies monkey’s copyright claimsBarring an en banc review or Supreme Court intervention, the three-year monkey selfie saga has come to a close, with the animal’s copyright claims deniedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3802893/Ninth-Circuit-appeals-court-denies-monkeys-copyright-claims.htmlThu, 26 Apr 2018 07:00:00 GMTGerman Supreme Court rules ad-blocking not unfair competitionThe German Federal Supreme Court has ruled that popular ad-blocking software AdBlock Plus does not break the country’s unfair competition ruleshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3802876/German-Supreme-Court-rules-ad-blocking-not-unfair-competition.htmlWed, 25 Apr 2018 23:30:00 GMTLatest IP people moves in North America and EuropeRecent intellectual people moves include Marks & Clerk Canada combining with two Toronto firms, and hires by Sheppard Mullin, Arnold & Porter, King & Spalding, Fish & Richardson, Vossius & Partner and morehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3801692/Latest-IP-people-moves-in-North-America-and-Europe.htmlThu, 19 Apr 2018 20:15:00 GMTUS intellectual property in the age of TrumpPresident Trump has already made his mark by appointing a USPTO director and taking a stand against China. Panellists at the Fordham IP Conference, including David Kappos and James Pooley, assessed the impact Trump could have on IPhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3800143/US-intellectual-property-in-the-age-of-Trump.htmlThu, 12 Apr 2018 00:15:00 GMTThe argument for Canada’s controversial website-blocking proposalA coalition of Canadian companies has proposed a regime to block egregious copyright infringing websites. McCarthy Tétrault’s Barry Sookman voiced support for the proposal at the Fordham IP Conference while pointing to the recent experience in the UK and elsewherehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3799851/The-argument-for-Canadas-controversial-website-blocking-proposal.htmlTue, 10 Apr 2018 00:15:00 GMTSpecial Report: Will blockchain revolutionise IP?In this special report, Managing IP looks at how blockchain technology will change intellectual property. Ellie Mertens analyses the issues and opportunities it presents for patents, trade mark and copyrighthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3795710/Special-Report-Will-blockchain-revolutionise-IP.htmlMon, 02 Apr 2018 12:00:00 GMT