Carousel©2017 Managing Intellectual Property60CarouselReport sheds light on lookalikesResearch into eye-tracking techniques shows that consumers shop on autopilot and are fooled by lookalike brands, mistaking the copy for the brand 20% of the time when both are on the shelf, 18 Aug 2017 10:30:00 GMTValidiity of essential patent for white LED confirmedTakanori Abe reviews the litigation in Germany over Nichia's patent for a white LED, 16 Aug 2017 15:00:00 GMTSprint win has lessons for “serial litigators" and damages trendsA Nebraska court’s August 8 decision to relieve Sprint of a $32 million damages award it had ordered Sprint to pay Prism Technologies in 2015 should be a warning to so-called serial plaintiffs, Sprint attorney Carter Phillips of Sidley Austin told Managing IP, 16 Aug 2017 14:00:00 GMTNew conditions for IP-related crimes in VietnamVietnam's new Penal Code introduces monetary thresholds in addition to "commercial scale" standard for IP enforcement and narrows the scope of trade mark-related crime. Tran Manh Hung, Do Tran Thanh and Any Duc Nguyen explain the implications, 16 Aug 2017 13:45:00 GMTSingapore proposes changes to patents regimePractitioners have welcomed Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) amendments to the patent regime to spur innovation and improve the quality of patents granted, 16 Aug 2017 13:15:00 GMT