Copyright - featureshttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2845©2017 Managing Intellectual Property60Copyright - featuresEurope Women in Business Law Awards: 2017 winnersThe seventh annual Europe Women in Business Law Awards celebrated individuals and firms at a ceremony in Londonhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3725720/Europe-Women-in-Business-Law-Awards-2017-winners.htmlFri, 16 Jun 2017 09:30:00 GMTCourt clarifies scope of design protection in RussiaYuri Pylnev reviews a recent case in Russia that addressed the concepts of public interest and the single creative concept in design lawhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3721064/Court-clarifies-scope-of-design-protection-in-Russia.htmlMon, 29 May 2017 10:30:00 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 Tanhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3713320/The-10-trade-mark-topics-to-watch.htmlThu, 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 datahttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3713277/Hostile-to-foreign-IP-rights-The-numbers-tell-a-different-story.htmlThu, 04 May 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”http://www.managingip.com/Article/3673447/Design-protection-in-a-post-Brexit-world.htmlFri, 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 Canadahttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3713619/North-America-Awards.htmlFri, 28 Apr 2017 10:00:00 GMTManaging IP North America Awards Winners 2017The North America Awards Dinner was held at the Four Seasons in Washington DC on March 23, revealing the best intellectual property law firms, individuals and cases of the past yearhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3672272/Managing-IP-North-America-Awards-Winners-2017.htmlFri, 24 Mar 2017 14:00:00 GMTBlockchain, IP and the fashion industryHow could blockchain help fashion and other IP-intensive industries? Ruth Burstall and Birgit Clark investigate its potential use in registration, tracking, enforcement and paymenthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3667444/Blockchain-IP-and-the-fashion-industry.htmlThu, 23 Mar 2017 11:00:00 GMTA cracker year to come in designs casesWhile 2016 was a quiet year for design decisions in the EU Court of Justice, 2017 looks to be a cracker year of important cases. Following last month’s article reflecting on 2016’s cases, David Stone looks forward to some of the key decisions expected in 2017http://www.managingip.com/Article/3667442/A-cracker-year-to-come-in-designs-cases.htmlThu, 23 Mar 2017 11:00:00 GMTThe land that IP law forgotAs Myanmar has opened up in the past five years, multinationals have rushed into the country. But, reports Shaun Tan, its IP laws are still frozen in timehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3669298/The-land-that-IP-law-forgot.htmlTue, 14 Mar 2017 15:00:00 GMTManaging IP Global Awards Winners 2017The Global Awards Dinner was held at The Savoy in London on March 9, with 300 guests from 89 firms and 44 countrieshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3668349/Managing-IP-Global-Awards-Winners-2017.htmlFri, 10 Mar 2017 10:30:00 GMTUtynam’s HeirsInspired by Valentine’s Day last month, Managing IP invited our Twitter followers to compose IP-related love poems, and received dozens of responses, from the beautiful to the bitter. Utynam has picked his favourites to share with youhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3663867/Utynams-Heirs.htmlWed, 01 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMTAre you 3DP ready?3D printing is already causing disruption in some industries. Stella Wong considers how to develop a 3DP IP strategy, with a particular focus on the medical industryhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3663753/Are-you-3DP-ready.htmlTue, 28 Feb 2017 10:00:00 GMTManaging IP North America Awards 2017 shortlists announcedThe shortlists for this year’s Managing IP North America Awards have been announced. The outstanding intellectual property firms and individuals in the US and Canada will be chosen from these, and revealed at a dinner in Washington DC on March 23http://www.managingip.com/Article/3659843/Managing-IP-North-America-Awards-2017-shortlists-announced.htmlTue, 07 Feb 2017 15:00:00 GMTManaging IP Global Awards 2017 - shortlists announced!Managing IP's annual Global Awards dinner will be held at The Savoy Hotel in London on March 9. Trophies will be presented to the firms of the year in Asia, Europe and Latin America and winners will be chosen from these shortlistshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3658754/Managing-IP-Global-Awards-2017-shortlists-announced.htmlThu, 02 Feb 2017 16:00:00 GMTTwo tales of innovation - a profile of Caimi BrevettiItalian family company Caimi Brevetti recently won the first DesignEuropa award for small and emerging companies. James Nurton spoke to company director Franco Caimi about designs, patents and protecting innovative productshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3657210/Two-tales-of-innovation-a-profile-of-Caimi-Brevetti.htmlWed, 01 Feb 2017 10:00:00 GMTUtynam’s HeirsLast month, Utynam attended the 30th MARQUES Annual Conference in Villaitana, near Alicantehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3589288/Utynams-Heirs.htmlTue, 27 Sep 2016 15:00:00 GMTEuromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2016: Shortlist announcedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3584177/Euromoney-Legal-Media-Group-Asia-Women-in-Business-Law-Awards-2016-Shortlist-announced.htmlTue, 13 Sep 2016 14:00:00 GMTUtynam’s HeirsOur columnist Utynam has been inspired by the recent Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro to seek out sport-related IP newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3580820/Utynams-Heirs.htmlWed, 24 Aug 2016 15:00:00 GMTCourts get tough on intermediaries in fight against counterfeitsIn the recent Tommy Hilfiger case, the CJEU said that market operators may be forced to stop sales of counterfeits by market traders. Nick Rose and Beverley Potts consider the implications for brand owners and intermediarieshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3576764/Courts-get-tough-on-intermediaries-in-fight-against-counterfeits.htmlTue, 09 Aug 2016 09:00:00 GMTThe conflict between social media and copyrightSharing is an inherent feature of social media. But, asks Alice Gatignol, is there any way this can be reconciled with established principles of copyright protection?http://www.managingip.com/Article/3572064/The-conflict-between-social-media-and-copyright.htmlWed, 20 Jul 2016 14:45:00 GMTAll eyes on ASEANEconomic and legal reforms are driving harmonisation within and beyond the ASEAN region, with big implications for IP owners. James Nurton, Stephy Tang and Natalie Rahhal introduce a year-long series of articleshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3564230/All-eyes-on-ASEAN.htmlThu, 07 Jul 2016 10:00:00 GMTWhen brands meet art, public policy and genericideIn the first in a series of articles by members of the MARQUES IP Outer Borders Team, Stella Syrianos, Laetitia Lagarde and Nikos Prentoulis discuss the tensions between trade mark rights and freedom of expressionhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3564276/When-brands-meet-art-public-policy-and-genericide.htmlWed, 06 Jul 2016 16:00:00 GMTAwards recognise anti-counterfeiting achievementsThis year’s Global Anti-Counterfeiting Awards, co-sponsored by the GACG and Managing IP, were presented at an event hosted by Unifab in Paris on World Anti-Counterfeiting Dayhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3564207/Awards-recognise-anti-counterfeiting-achievements.htmlWed, 06 Jul 2016 14:00:00 GMTOnline courts and the future of IP litigationAre online courts the future for IP disputes? That was the topic of the annual Collyer Bristow IP debate between Tim Bamford and Karen Fong. They reveal some snippets from their diaries in the months leading up to the big fighthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3564209/Online-courts-and-the-future-of-IP-litigation.htmlMon, 04 Jul 2016 09:00:00 GMTEurope Women in Business Law Awards: 2016 winnersThe best female lawyers from across the continent congregated at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower in London to celebrate Euromoney Legal Media Group's sixth annual Europe Women in Business Law Awardshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3563098/Europe-Women-in-Business-Law-Awards-2016-winners.htmlFri, 17 Jun 2016 09:30:00 GMTWhat in-house practitioners really wantA new IP STARS report analyses the concerns and priorities of in-house IP practitioners, and is based on responses from more than 1,100 questionnaires. Peter Ollier introduces the themes of the researchhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3548499/What-in-house-practitioners-really-want.htmlTue, 07 Jun 2016 14:00:00 GMTEuromoney LMG Europe Women in Business Law Awards 2016 – shortlist announcedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3549173/Euromoney-LMG-Europe-Women-in-Business-Law-Awards-2016shortlist-announced.htmlWed, 27 Apr 2016 12:00:00 GMTGlobal awards 2016 - winners and photosOutstanding work in IP was celebrated at our Global Awards Dinner in London in March, attended by nearly 300 IP practitionershttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3548529/Global-awards-2016-winners-and-photos.htmlMon, 25 Apr 2016 16:00:00 GMTUtynam's HeirsUtynam put on his most fashionable suit and accessories to attend the Luxury Brand & Retail Forum in New York last monthhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3548889/Utynams-Heirs.htmlMon, 25 Apr 2016 14:00:00 GMT