Copyright - bloghttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2846©2017 Managing Intellectual Property60Copyright - blogYour guide to a busy SCOTUS term for IP casesThe US Supreme Court ruled on eight intellectual property cases this term. Get up to speed with our overview of the cases and links to our analysis of the decisions and argumentshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3727528/Your-guide-to-a-busy-SCOTUS-term-for-IP-cases.htmlFri, 23 Jun 2017 01:30:00 GMTJersey Boys, GSK, Teva, Gene Simmons, Imagine, top universities for patents, Texas trade secrets – the week in IPA ruling in the Jersey Boys copyright dispute, a $235m award to GlaxoSmithKline, the end of Gene Simmons’ efforts to register a hand gesture as a trade mark, a process to add Yoko Ono to Imagine’s songwriting credits, the top 100 universities granted patents and amendments to Texas trade secrets law were in the intellectual property news in the past weekhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3727307/Jersey-Boys-GSK-Teva-Gene-Simmons-Imagine-top-universities-for-patents-Texas-trade-secretsthe-week-in.htmlThu, 22 Jun 2017 15:45:00 GMTTC Heartland, House Judiciary Committee, Uber, Waymo, monkey selfie, patent news coverage – the week in IPThe distribution of patent cases post-TC Heartland, a House Judiciary Committee hearing, the latest in the Uber/Waymo trade secrets case, a bizarre turn in the monkey selfie story and a Center for Intellectual Property Understanding report on coverage of patent infringement in the media - Natalie Rahhal rounds up the recent intellectual property newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3725416/TC-Heartland-House-Judiciary-Committee-Uber-Waymo-monkey-selfie-patent-news-coveragethe-week-in-IP.htmlWed, 14 Jun 2017 21:00:00 GMTRead the May issue onlineOur bumper mid-year issue of Managing IP will soon be available, but until then you can still read the May issue in digital formathttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3725159/Read-the-May-issue-online.htmlWed, 14 Jun 2017 11:30:00 GMTMichelle Lee, IPO 2016 US patent owners list, Sanofi, Amgen, Puma, Forever 21, TC Heartland and 101 rulings, Apple, WARF – the week in IPSpeculation about why Michelle Lee resigned as USPTO director, the IPO releasing its list of the top 300 organisations granted US patents, Federal Circuit arguments in Amgen and Sanofi’s dispute over cholesterol drug patents, a setback for Puma in its lawsuit against Forever 21, how TC Heartland will affect Section 101 rulings, and an affirmation of a $234m verdict against Apple were in the recent intellectual property newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3723931/Michelle-Lee-IPO-2016-US-patent-owners-list-Sanofi-Amgen-Puma-Forever-21-TC-Heartland-and-101-rulings.htmlThu, 08 Jun 2017 16:30:00 GMTThe week in IP – Nokia, Apple, Spotify, PTAB, Abbvie, BlackBerry, Qualcomm, IP Czar, Trump budget, Uber, District of DelawareNokia and Apple ending their dispute, a $43m Spotify settlement, the PTAB invalidating a Humira patent, an increase in Blackberry’s award from Qualcomm to $940m, the intellectual property czar’s nomination hearing, the Trump budget requesting $3.6bn for the USPTO, Uber firing the engineer involved in its trade secrets dispute with Waymo, and the District of Delaware inviting four Pennsylvania judges to handle cases were in the recent IP newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3722122/The-week-in-IPNokia-Apple-Spotify-PTAB-Abbvie-BlackBerry-Qualcomm-IP-Czar-Trump-budget-Uber-District.htmlThu, 01 Jun 2017 18:45:00 GMTThe corporate IP stars of 2017Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS has published its 2017 list of highly recommended in-house counsel who deal with IPhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3721506/The-corporate-IP-stars-of-2017.htmlWed, 31 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTWomen in IP annual reception 2017, BarcelonaThanks to all those who attended the annual Women in IP Network reception during the INTA Annual Meeting in Barcelona. We have posted photos from the event on our Facebook pagehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3721214/Women-in-IP-annual-reception-2017-Barcelona.htmlTue, 30 May 2017 15:15:00 GMTQualcomm, Waymo, Uber, Amgen, Conan O’Brien, Cloudflare, Blackbird Tech, PTAB – the week in IPSamsung and Intel supporting the FTC’s lawsuit against Qualcomm, the latest in the Waymo/Uber trade secrets dispute, Amgen filing a BPCIA lawsuit, a copyright case involving Conan O’Brien jokes, Cloudflare going on the offensive against Blackbird Tech and a covered business method survey were in the recent intellectual property newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3718203/Qualcomm-Waymo-Uber-Amgen-Conan-OBrien-Cloudflare-Blackbird-Tech-PTABthe-week-in-IP.htmlWed, 17 May 2017 20:15:00 GMTEagles, Wi-Fi One, hashtag trade marks, emojis, Dancing Baby – the week in IPA dispute over Hotel California, en banc argument in Wi-Fi One at the Federal Circuit, a 64% increase in hashtag trade mark applications, a paper discussing IP protection for emojis, and the US government urging the Supreme Court not to hear the dancing baby copyright case were in the recent intellectual property newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3716312/Eagles-Wi-Fi-One-hashtag-trade-marks-emojis-Dancing-Babythe-week-in-IP.htmlWed, 10 May 2017 15:15:00 GMTAll set for Barcelona?The world's IP practitioners will be heading to Barcelona next week for the IACC Spring Conference and the INTA Annual Meetinghttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3715856/All-set-for-Barcelona.htmlTue, 09 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTWorld IP Day, Google, Intertrust Technologies, USTR Special 301 Report, Qualcomm, Apple, PTAB – the week in IPEvents marking World IP Day, the launch of PatentShield by Intertrust Technologies and Google, the 2017 USTR Special 301 Report, a further deterioration in relations between Qualcomm and Apple, and PTAB filing statistics were in the recent intellectual property newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3713955/World-IP-Day-Google-Intertrust-Technologies-USTR-Special-301-Report-Qualcomm-Apple-PTABthe-week-in-IP.htmlTue, 02 May 2017 13:30:00 GMTRead the Europe IP Focus 2017 for freeManaging IP's latest supplement includes articles on the UPC, Brexit, SPCs, website blocking, EPO amendments, the new Spanish Patent Law and the Digital Single Markethttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3713926/Read-the-Europe-IP-Focus-2017-for-free.htmlTue, 02 May 2017 11:15:00 GMTIP Strategy Forum held in LondonManaging IP hosted the first IP Strategy Forum in London on World IP Day, April 26http://www.managingip.com/Article/3713336/IP-Strategy-Forum-held-in-London.htmlFri, 28 Apr 2017 12:15:00 GMTThe art of IP warShaun Tan reviews Paolo Beconcini's book "Rules of Engagement: Trade Mark Strategies, Protection and Enforcement in China"http://www.managingip.com/Article/3712975/The-art-of-IP-war.htmlThu, 27 Apr 2017 13:30:00 GMTAbbott and Costello, top patent law firms, FTC, Snap, Richard Prince – the week in IPA Supreme Court petition in the “Who’s on first?” dispute, the top law firms by number of patent accusations, FTC letters reminding influencers and brands to disclose their relationships, Snap buying a geofilter patent and the latest in the Richard Prince copyright case were in the recent intellectual property newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3712202/Abbott-and-Costello-top-patent-law-firms-FTC-Snap-Richard-Princethe-week-in-IP.htmlTue, 25 Apr 2017 15:45:00 GMTRead our latest issues in digital formatAs well as being able to read, and search, articles on managingip.com, did you know you can also read our special digital versions?http://www.managingip.com/Article/3712162/Read-our-latest-issues-in-digital-format.htmlTue, 25 Apr 2017 15:00:00 GMTEd Sheeran, Marathon Patent Group, Forever 21, Puma, Marijuanaville, Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator, LOT Network –the week in IPA settlement in the $20m copyright claim over an Ed Sheeran song, Marathon’s relationship with Erich Spangenberg’s new company, a setback for Puma in its Forever 21 dispute, President Trump’s intention to nominate Vishal Amin as IP czar, a TTAB ruling on Marijuanaville and new LOT Network members were in the recent intellectual property newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3709135/Ed-Sheeran-Marathon-Patent-Group-Forever-21-Puma-Marijuanaville-Intellectual-Property-Enforcement.htmlWed, 12 Apr 2017 03:00:00 GMTUnwired Planet v Google, Q1 PTAB and district court filing, Hefty/Glad false advertising dispute, USPTO leadership, International AntiCounterfeiting Coalition – the week in IPThe Federal Circuit’s denial of en banc review of Unwired Planet v Google, a record quarter for PTAB petition filing, a false advertising case involving garbage bag makers, the latest on USPTO leadership and IACC praise for a President Trump executive order were in the recent intellectual property newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3688864/Unwired-Planet-v-Google-Q1-PTAB-and-district-court-filing-HeftyGlad-false-advertising-dispute-USPTO.htmlWed, 05 Apr 2017 17:15:00 GMTGlobal and North America awards – the winners have all been revealedA busy awards season for Managing IP is now over, with the winners of both our Global Awards and North America awards announced last month. Recap who the winners were and view photos from our awards dinners in London and New Yorkhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3688714/Global-and-North-America-awardsthe-winners-have-all-been-revealed.htmlWed, 05 Apr 2017 13:30:00 GMTSection 101’s future and other highlights from the April 2017 issuePrint copies of our latest issue are now on their way to readers all over the world. Rather than wait for the post, subscribers can read the full contents online now! The April issue includes a cover story on eligible patent subject matter in the US and three articles on the CJEUhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3688565/Section-101s-future-and-other-highlights-from-the-April-2017-issue.htmlWed, 05 Apr 2017 00:45:00 GMTSpain's Culture Plan 2020 and the fight against piracyIn a guest post, Juan José Caselles Fornés of Elzaburu discusses recent initiatives to tackle counterfeiting and piracy in Spainhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3687945/Spains-Culture-Plan-2020-and-the-fight-against-piracy.htmlMon, 03 Apr 2017 14:45:00 GMTMicrosoft, Toyota, USPTO, LG, Marrakesh treaty, Kanye West, Beijing Intellectual Property Court, Crystal Head Vodka – the week in IPMicrosoft’s patent licensing agreement with Toyota, a new USPTO Working Group on Regulatory Reform, LG’s first complaints against another phone manufacturer, Honduras’ ratification of the Marrakesh treaty, a copyright settlement between Kanye West and a Hungarian songwriter, the first injunction in a SEP infringement suit issued by the Beijing Intellectual Property Court, and a trade dress win for Dan Aykroyd's Crystal Head Vodka were in the recent intellectual property newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3673649/Microsoft-Toyota-USPTO-LG-Marrakesh-treaty-Kanye-West-Beijing-Intellectual-Property-Court-Crystal.htmlWed, 29 Mar 2017 21:30:00 GMTFilmOn, Supreme Court, patent sales, Stairway to Heaven, Blockchain Intellectual Property Council, Adidas, Juicy Couture – the week in IPThe Ninth Circuit reversing a July 2015 win for streaming company FilmOn, the Supreme Court hearing Lexmark oral arguments, fourth-quarter US patent sales holding steady, the Stairway to Heaven copyright case being appealed, the launch of the Blockchain Intellectual Property Council, and Adidas suing Juicy Couture for trade mark infringement were in the recent IP newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3671372/FilmOn-Supreme-Court-patent-sales-Stairway-to-Heaven-Blockchain-Intellectual-Property-Council-Adidas.htmlWed, 22 Mar 2017 13:30:00 GMTIP Inclusive wins first corporate social responsibility awardOn March 9, over 300 guests attended The Savoy in London to celebrate their achievements in IP. The Managing IP Global Awards Dinner recognised almost 90 firms from over 40 countries for non-contentious and contentious services in trade mark, copyright and patent law. Other awards were given to firms to watch and those with strengths in IP transactionhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3669779/IP-Inclusive-wins-first-corporate-social-responsibility-award.htmlWed, 15 Mar 2017 22:00:00 GMTWhirlpool, Acorda, Kyle Bass, Michelle Lee, Google, Uber, copyright lawsuits, IP Commission Report – the week in IPA jury awarding Whirlpool $7.6m, the PTAB upholding Acorda patents in four Kyle Bass IPRs, the USPTO confirming Michelle Lee is still director and Anthony Scardino is acting deputy director, Waymo adding a patent claim to its dispute with Uber, Malibu Media filing its first copyright suits for three months, and the IP Commission Report updating IP theft losses were in the recent intellectual property newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3669448/Whirlpool-Acorda-Kyle-Bass-Michelle-Lee-Google-Uber-copyright-lawsuits-IP-Commission-Reportthe-week.htmlTue, 14 Mar 2017 22:00:00 GMTNew views on Brexit at CITMA meetingWhat will happen to EU trade marks and registered Community designs when the UK leaves the EU? That's a complicated question, but a lot of work is going on to address ithttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3669045/New-views-on-Brexit-at-CITMA-meeting.htmlMon, 13 Mar 2017 16:15:00 GMTPrenda Law, Perfect 10, USPTO, Niro, Forever 21, Adidas – the week in IPAn attorney involved in Prenda Law’s $6m copyright trolling scheme pleading guilty, Perfect 10’s assets being put into receivership, the USPTO making payments to the Department of Commerce under the shared services initiative, the USPTO suspending an ex-Niro lawyer, and Forever 21 labelling Adidas a trade mark “bully” were in the recent intellectual property newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3667969/Prenda-Law-Perfect-10-USPTO-Niro-Forever-21-Adidasthe-week-in-IP.htmlWed, 08 Mar 2017 21:00:00 GMTHighlights from the March 2017 issueHard copies of our latest issue are now on their way to readers all over the world. But you don't need to wait for the post: subscribers can read the full contents online now!http://www.managingip.com/Article/3665743/Highlights-from-the-March-2017-issue.htmlWed, 01 Mar 2017 11:15:00 GMTGoogle, Uber, Defend Trade Secrets Act, Kyle Bass, Alibaba, PTAB – the week in IPA Google subsidiary suing Uber for alleged trade secrets misappropriation, the first jury verdict under the Defend Trade Secrets Act, the PTAB upholding a patent in its latest Kyle Bass decision, Alibaba criticising China’s “ambiguous counterfeiting laws”, and the Supreme Court asking for a USPTO response in the Oil States PTAB case were in the recent intellectual property newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3665655/Google-Uber-Defend-Trade-Secrets-Act-Kyle-Bass-Alibaba-PTABthe-week-in-IP.htmlWed, 01 Mar 2017 05:30:00 GMT