Trade mark - Newshttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2851©2017 Managing Intellectual Property60Trade mark - NewsInterview: Prudence Jahja, partner, Januar Jahja & PartnersIn our latest Women in IP interview, Indonesian IP partner Prudence Jahja speaks to Alice O’Donkor about her tips for success and typical challenges faced by IP practitioners in Indonesia and how to overcome them.http://www.managingip.com/Article/3727061/Interview-Prudence-Jahja-partner-Januar-Jahja-and-Partners.htmlWed, 21 Jun 2017 15:30:00 GMTDisparagement clause offends First Amendment, says SCOTUS in TamOn Monday June 19, the Supreme Court handed down its 8-0 unanimous (Justice Gorsuch took no part) decision in Matal v Tam (formerly Lee v Tam), finding that the disparagement clause of US trade mark law is unconstitutionalhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3726545/Disparagement-clause-offends-First-Amendment-says-SCOTUS-in-Tam.htmlTue, 20 Jun 2017 11:15:00 GMTThe Qatar-Gulf row: what it means for IPIP lawyers from the Middle East speak to Managing IP on the recent row between Qatar and the other members of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)http://www.managingip.com/Article/3725997/The-Qatar-Gulf-row-what-it-means-for-IP.htmlFri, 16 Jun 2017 15:30:00 GMTInterview: BASCAP's Bill Dobson on China's e-commerce lawBill Dobson, Director of BASCAP, tells Shaun Tan why China’s e-commerce law needs to keep pace with technologyhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3725831/Interview-BASCAPs-Bill-Dobson-on-Chinas-e-commerce-law.htmlFri, 16 Jun 2017 12:15:00 GMTEurope 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 GMTIP in Asia Forum 2017 - reports from Washington DC and Palo AltoManaging IP's annual IP in Asia Forums, focusing on developments in China, Japan and Korea, were held in Washington DC and Palo Alto on June 6 and 8http://www.managingip.com/Article/3725395/IP-in-Asia-Forum-2017-reports-from-Washington-DC-and-Palo-Alto.htmlWed, 14 Jun 2017 16:45:00 GMTChina's victims of IP infringementChina is viewed by many IP rights owners as the source of counterfeits. But, as Shaun Tan reports, Chinese companies are also victims of IP infringementhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3725208/Chinas-victims-of-IP-infringement.htmlWed, 14 Jun 2017 12:30:00 GMTGlobal Anti-Counterfeiting Award winners 2017Awards co-sponsored by the GACG Network and Managing IP were presented at a World Anti-Counterfeiting Day ceremony in Paris, Kingsley Egbuonu reportshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3724342/Global-Anti-Counterfeiting-Award-winners-2017.htmlThu, 08 Jun 2017 13:15:00 GMTInterview: Joan Mill of CPA Global on IP and technologyFor our latest Women in IP interview, James Nurton talks to Joan Mill, head of sales for EMEA at CPA Global, about AI, ambition and athleticshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3723730/Interview-Joan-Mill-of-CPA-Global-on-IP-and-technology.htmlThu, 08 Jun 2017 04:00:00 GMTMichelle Lee resigns as USPTO directorUSPTO director Michelle Lee has resigned, with no explanation given. USPTO associate solicitor Joseph Matal has taken over her dutieshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3723647/Michelle-Lee-resigns-as-USPTO-director.htmlWed, 07 Jun 2017 17:00:00 GMTThe UK General Election and IP rightsOn June 8, the UK will vote on who becomes the next government. What are the parties’ policies on issues affecting IP rights? Alice O’Donkor reviews what the manifestoes say about creativity, investment and growth in IPhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3722210/The-UK-General-Election-and-IP-rights.htmlFri, 02 Jun 2017 11:15:00 GMTInterview: Revamping INPI in ArgentinaDámaso Pardo has been running Argentina’s patent and trademark office for almost a year. As he told Michael Loney, he has established a strategic plan with three main goalshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3721895/Interview-Revamping-INPI-in-Argentina.htmlThu, 01 Jun 2017 07:00:00 GMTWIPO publishes third edition of UDRP Jurisprudential OverviewThe new overview discusses various questions arising in UDRP cases, based on an overview of WIPO panel viewshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3721519/WIPO-publishes-third-edition-of-UDRP-Jurisprudential-Overview.htmlWed, 31 May 2017 10:30:00 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 GMTWhen client-adviser relationships go sour ...The second part of our IP STARS research, based on a survey of 1,200 in-house practitioners, looks at what causes relationships to go wronghttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3720032/When-client-adviser-relationships-go-sour.htmlThu, 25 May 2017 09:00:00 GMTIntermediary liability in ChinaChristian Peugeot, President of Unifab and marketing director of PSA, talks to Shaun Tan about China’s draft e-commerce lawhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3719681/Intermediary-liability-in-China.htmlWed, 24 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTThe virtual INTA exhibition hallThe INTA Exhibition Hall is always busy. We took a look at some of the new services and competitions being offered by exhibitorshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3719571/The-virtual-INTA-exhibition-hall.htmlTue, 23 May 2017 14:15:00 GMTSurvey: The truth about conferencesEver wondered if your peers attend events in the same way that you do? Ahead of the INTA Annual Meeting in Barcelona, IP STARS conducted an online survey. Michael Loney reportshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3719378/Survey-The-truth-about-conferences.htmlTue, 23 May 2017 13:30:00 GMTEUTM reform – the sequelFans of the EU trade mark (EUTM) will all have enjoyed last year’s trade mark reform package, which starred the notorious Section 28(8) declarations. But did you know that the sequel is released on October 1 this year, and will feature changes affecting examination, oppositions and appeals?http://www.managingip.com/Article/3719362/EUTM-reformthe-sequel.htmlTue, 23 May 2017 13:15:00 GMTNews from IP officesAn open house session with IP office representatives yesterday provided INTA Annual Meeting registrants with the latest IP developments in their respective countrieshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3719364/News-from-IP-offices.htmlTue, 23 May 2017 13:15:00 GMTTips for avoiding horror stories in ChinaDan Plane of Simone Intellectual Property Services Asia yesterday gave INTA Annual Meeting attendees the latest advice on protecting brands in China, during the “A Passage out of China – Is It Any Easier?” session.http://www.managingip.com/Article/3719363/Tips-for-avoiding-horror-stories-in-China.htmlTue, 23 May 2017 13:15:00 GMTThe Top 250 Women in IP (2017)Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS has published its annual list of the leading female IP practitioners in private practicehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3719202/The-Top-250-Women-in-IP-2017.htmlTue, 23 May 2017 08:00:00 GMT“Google it” not genericide, rules Ninth CircuitThe Ninth Circuit’s ruling that the Google name is not generic eases trademark owners’ worries about protecting their brands against usage as a verbhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3719071/Google-it-not-genericide-rules-Ninth-Circuit.htmlMon, 22 May 2017 13:15:00 GMTJudges debate Haribo trademark case at INTAThe issue of whether existing trademarks should be taken into account when considering an application was discussed during an international judges panel at the INTA Annual Meeting yesterdayhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3719069/Judges-debate-Haribo-trademark-case-at-INTA.htmlMon, 22 May 2017 13:00:00 GMTInterview Nathan Wajsman, EU ObservatoryWhat do consumers think about IP and why do they buy counterfeits? These are just some of the questions addressed by the EU Observatory on Infringements of Intellectual Property Rights, as its chief economist Nathan Wajsman explainshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3718976/Interview-Nathan-Wajsman-EU-Observatory.htmlMon, 22 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTSlowdown in EUTM growthThe dramatic increase in EU trademark filings of the past few years looks set to slow, EUIPO Executive Director António Campinos saidhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3718975/Slowdown-in-EUTM-growth.htmlMon, 22 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTTTAB looks to clear out deadwoodThe new rule changes brought in at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) have gone smoothly. The TTAB is now looking at bringing in a new cancellation proceeding, INTA Annual Meeting attendees heard yesterdayhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3718971/TTAB-looks-to-clear-out-deadwood.htmlMon, 22 May 2017 09:45:00 GMTInterview: Fernando dos SantosIn the past 12 months, ARIPO has celebrated its 40th anniversary, gained a new logo and its Director General Fernando dos Santos has started his second tenure. Kingsley Egbuonu talked to himhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3718974/Interview-Fernando-dos-Santos.htmlMon, 22 May 2017 09:30:00 GMTBecome a brand stewardTrademark practitioners should take bold steps to become stewards of the brands they advise because consumers, brands and communication channels have evolved, INTA President Joseph Ferretti said at the opening ceremony of the 139th INTA Annual Meetinghttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3718973/Become-a-brand-steward.htmlMon, 22 May 2017 08:15:00 GMTRead Trademark Times this weekWe are publishing a new newspaper during this week - Trademark Times. Pick up your copy at our booth in the INTA Exhibition Hall or download a PDF from our websitehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3718944/Read-Trademark-Times-this-week.htmlSun, 21 May 2017 10:00:00 GMT