Internet IP - news©2017 Managing Intellectual Property60Internet IP - newsInterview: 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 technology, 16 Jun 2017 12:15:00 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 reports, 08 Jun 2017 13:15:00 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 IP, 02 Jun 2017 11:15:00 GMTWIPO publishes third edition of UDRP Jurisprudential OverviewThe new overview discusses various questions arising in UDRP cases, based on an overview of WIPO panel views, 31 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 wrong, 25 May 2017 09:00:00 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 practice, 23 May 2017 08:00:00 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 website, 21 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTBeware the emoji trollsTrademark counsel might find themselves with frowny faces if they do not take steps to protect emoji. A new paper from Eric Goldman, law professor at Santa Clara University School of Law, discusses the law of emojis, including the trademark implications, 20 May 2017 09:30:00 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 Tan, 04 May 2017 12:00:00 GMTBranding, translations and the concept of "face" - how to succeed in ChinaAt the MARQUES Luxury Brands Symposium in Hong Kong, the topic on everyone’s lips was “branding in China”, 27 Mar 2017 16:15:00 GMTThe counterfeit hunter - a report from the MARQUES Luxury Brands SymposiumIn German, Peter Stiefel’s last name means “boot”. The boot fits; at the MARQUES panel on defending luxury brands last week, Stiefel seemed by far the most gung-ho of the speakers, and the most willing to kick down doors in search of counterfeits, 27 Mar 2017 16:00:00 GMTHow counterfeiting is changing - Fraser Morrison, Edrington GroupIn a talk at the CITMA Spring Conference, the brand protection manager for Edrington Group, which owns brands such as The Macallan, The Famous Grouse and Cutty Sark, discussed trade marks, criminality and the Dark Web, 21 Mar 2017 14:30:00 GMTMIP International Women's Leadership Forum 2017 - highlightsAlice O'Donkor reports from our latest Women in IP event, held at the Waldorf Hilton in London, where topics including the UPC, Brexit, brand management and leadership were discussed, 10 Feb 2017 12:00:00 GMTDemand grows for EUTMs and RCDs in 2016There were more than 135,000 EU trade mark applications and nearly 25,000 registered Community design applications filed last year, according to statistics published by the EUIPO, 24 Jan 2017 12:30:00 GMTAnti-piracy body FACT expands remitUK association FACT is expanding its IP protection services to organisations outside the audio-visual industry, 10 Nov 2016 12:15:00 GMTIP diversity task force launches new network for womenPractitioners representing a range of IP professions gathered to celebrate the launch of IP Inclusive’s Women in IP network in London, 08 Nov 2016 18:30:00 GMTRevising copyright reform expectationsAIPLA panelists discussed potential copyright reform and the pitfalls it faces, as well as the departure of Maria Pallante as US register of copyrights, 28 Oct 2016 15:00:00 GMTCJEU clarifies copyright exhaustion in Microsoft caseThe acquirer of a copy of a computer program may not provide their legitimate back-up copy to a new acquirer without the copyright holder's permission, the CJEU has ruled, 12 Oct 2016 16:15:00 GMTKey takeaways from the IP Enforcement Forum 2016Managing IP's first IP Enforcement Forum took place in London on October 5. Topics discussed included designs, EU trade mark reform, online counterfeits, trade secrets, trade dress, social media and the Digital Single Market, 10 Oct 2016 11:30:00 GMTDomain name system transitions to private sectorICANN, the body that regulates the domain name system, is no longer under US government oversight as of October 1, 03 Oct 2016 11:30:00 GMTInterview: former MARQUES Chair Tove GraulundTove Graulund tells Alice O’Donkor about her experience as a female, IP professional in Denmark and what she has learned along the way, 28 Sep 2016 18:30:00 GMT10 highlights from the MARQUES Annual Conference in VillaitanaIndigenous rights, EU trade mark reforms, geographical indications, design rights and much more were discussed at the recent MARQUES Annual Conference. Here are 10 highlights, 28 Sep 2016 15:15:00 GMTUtynam’s HeirsLast month, Utynam attended the 30th MARQUES Annual Conference in Villaitana, near Alicante, 27 Sep 2016 15:00:00 GMTReactions to EU copyright proposalsStakeholders have reacted to the European Commission’s proposals to reform copyright rules under the EU Digital Single Market, 20 Sep 2016 13:00:00 GMTEuromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2016: Shortlist announced, 13 Sep 2016 14:00:00 GMTRevealed: Filing trends at the UK IPO post-BrexitUK trade mark and design filings jumped by 33% and 95% respectively in August 2016 compared to the same month last year, according to figures compiled by the UK IPO at the request of Managing IP, 09 Sep 2016 14:45:00 GMTGS Media decision gives ammunition to copyright ownersCopyright owners may be emboldened to take action against sites that provide links to infringing content following the CJEU's ruling in the GS Media case. The dispute involved hyperlinks to sites hosting photos of a Playboy model, 09 Sep 2016 12:45:00 GMTIP Stars 2017 research now underwayResearch for the 2017 edition of IP Stars, Managing IP’s legal directory, starts today. Kingsley Egbuonu and Jennifer Ruther highlight some of the things you need to know and why IP firms and practitioners worldwide should participate by making a submission, 05 Sep 2016 08:45:00 GMTInterview: Europol IP crime specialist, Bérengère DrénoBérengère Dréno speaks to Managing IP about the threat of counterfeit goods and the launch of Europol’s Intellectual Property Crime Coordinated Coalition (IPC3) initiative, 31 Aug 2016 00:00:00 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 intermediaries, 09 Aug 2016 09:00:00 GMT