Carouselhttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2859©2017 Managing Intellectual Property60CarouselFederal Circuit’s Brunetti ruling: barring immoral or scandalous marks unconstitutionalThe Federal Circuit has overturned the TTAB’s rejection of a trade mark application for “FUCT”, ruling it an unconstitutional restriction of free speechhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3776103/Federal-Circuits-Brunetti-ruling-barring-immoral-or-scandalous-marks-unconstitutional.htmlFri, 15 Dec 2017 22:00:00 GMTPTAB decisions tip in patent owners’ favour – studyFor the first time, the Patent Trial and Appeal Board has upheld the majority of claims in IPR proceedings for four consecutive quarters, a Fitzpatrick 2016 study revealshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3776095/PTAB-decisions-tip-in-patent-owners-favourstudy.htmlFri, 15 Dec 2017 21:00:00 GMTFederal Circuit rules in Amgen v Sandoz on remand from SCOTUSThe Federal Circuit has ruled that Sandoz did not forfeit its preemption defence and the BPCIA preempts state law remedies in its biosimilars dispute with Amgen. The decision makes clear that brand biologic companies have no remedies available against a biosimilar applicant who is refusing to engage in the patent dancehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3775697/Federal-Circuit-rules-in-Amgen-v-Sandoz-on-remand-from-SCOTUS.htmlThu, 14 Dec 2017 21:15:00 GMTRare high penalty given in Babyzen counterfeit case in ChinaA recent rare heavy penalty and sentence for infringement of Babyzen’s strollers suggests a higher penalty trend in China. A new amendment to its Anti-unfair Competition Law comes into effect next month, which has increased the maximum statutory compensation availablehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3775656/Rare-high-penalty-given-in-Babyzen-counterfeit-case-in-China.htmlThu, 14 Dec 2017 16:30:00 GMTAI is coming and it will change trade mark lawThe rise of artificial intelligence may mean some of the historic concepts and principles of trade mark law will simply no longer apply or will have to be interpreted differently, write Lee Curtis and Rachel Platts of HGFhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3773922/AI-is-coming-and-it-will-change-trade-mark-law.htmlFri, 08 Dec 2017 15:00:00 GMT