Transactional/Strategy and Trademarkshttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2914©2018 Managing Intellectual Property60Transactional/Strategy and TrademarksProfile: Louis Vuitton’s Peter Chong on anti-counterfeiting strategy in ChinaKarry Lai speaks to the luxury brand’s civil enforcement head in China about tackling imitation counterfeits and strategies for trade mark protectionhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3819338/Profile-Louis-Vuittons-Peter-Chong-on-anti-counterfeiting-strategy-in-China.htmlMon, 09 Jul 2018 14:15:00 GMTUK government responds to Trade Mark Directive consultationThe response document noted that there was disagreement on how to interpret some terms and over licensing provisionshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3817490/UK-government-responds-to-Trade-Mark-Directive-consultation.htmlFri, 29 Jun 2018 17:45:00 GMTIP Clinic: Social media dos and don’ts for brandsSocial media is an integral part of any modern marketing campaign. Managing IP identifies some success stories and some blunders that brands have madehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3816145/IP-Clinic-Social-media-dos-and-donts-for-brands.htmlTue, 26 Jun 2018 03:15:00 GMTNew ICANN access model could make online enforcement more onerousThe proposed system to stop a GDPR-caused block on access to website holders’ data could introduce fees and tip off online infringers. It’s also uncertain whether rights holders would get accesshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3816139/New-ICANN-access-model-could-make-online-enforcement-more-onerous.htmlTue, 26 Jun 2018 01:00:00 GMTAlibaba’s IPR report shows anti-counterfeiting gains but more can be doneKarry Lai speaks with observers to get their views on how Alibaba and the Chinese government can improve anti-counterfeitinghttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3814777/Alibabas-IPR-report-shows-anti-counterfeiting-gains-but-more-can-be-done.htmlTue, 19 Jun 2018 16:45:00 GMTWhat Cartier v BT means for rights holdersThe UK Supreme Court has ruled that brand owners must pay the costs of ISPs blocking sites that sell counterfeit goods. But how big are these costs and will the ruling apply to copyright injunctions?http://www.managingip.com/Article/3814207/What-Cartier-v-BT-means-for-rights-holders.htmlFri, 15 Jun 2018 17:30:00 GMTThe week in IP – TTAB pirate ruling, EU Copyright Directive criticism, First PGR reversal, Uber’s AI patent applicationManaging IP rounds up the biggest recent patent, trade mark and copyright newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3813719/The-week-in-IPTTAB-pirate-ruling-EU-Copyright-Directive-criticism-First-PGR-reversal-Ubers-AI-patent.htmlThu, 14 Jun 2018 03:30:00 GMTInterview: Yihong Ying, IP counsel at Starbucks, on trade mark enforcement in ChinaKarry Lai talks to Ying about the challenges of managing consumer-generated IP in the digital age and strategies to fight trade mark squattershttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3813130/Interview-Yihong-Ying-IP-counsel-at-Starbucks-on-trade-mark-enforcement-in-China.htmlMon, 11 Jun 2018 21:15:00 GMTBenelux trade mark law streamlined and harmonisedChanges to the Benelux trade mark system came into effect on June 1. Observers are particularly keen to see how the expanded grounds for filing oppositions will play outhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3811345/Benelux-trade-mark-law-streamlined-and-harmonised.htmlMon, 04 Jun 2018 02:00:00 GMT93% of brand owners believe AI will have positive impactA new Hogan Lovells report reveals what brands think about artificial intelligence, with views differing around the worldhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3810658/93-of-brand-owners-believe-AI-will-have-positive-impact.htmlWed, 30 May 2018 16:45:00 GMTInterview: Jack Chang, chair of the Quality Brands Protection CommitteeJack Chang shares his priorities for 2018 with Karry Lai, including China’s e-commerce law enactment, recommendations for changes to the Trademark Law and increasing transparency in public prosecutions concerning IP crimehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3809889/Interview-Jack-Chang-chair-of-the-Quality-Brands-Protection-Committee.htmlTue, 29 May 2018 03:00:00 GMTUK publishes Trade Secrets Regulations 2018The main change from the draft is the introduction of a new third regulation that seeks to set out the relationship between trade secrets and the existing law of confidential informationhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3808114/UK-publishes-Trade-Secrets-Regulations-2018.htmlFri, 18 May 2018 17:00:00 GMTMeet IP STARS and Managing IP at the INTA annual meetingIP STARS and Managing IP representatives will be in Seattle for INTA’s Annual Meeting, reporting highlights and holding meetingshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3807436/Meet-IP-STARS-and-Managing-IP-at-the-INTA-annual-meeting.htmlWed, 16 May 2018 18:15:00 GMTKorea’s law amendment aims to strengthen trade dress protectionChanges to Korea’s Unfair Competition Prevention Act follow a 2016 Supreme Court ruling relating to trade dresshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3806924/Koreas-law-amendment-aims-to-strengthen-trade-dress-protection.htmlMon, 14 May 2018 18:30:00 GMTGDPR creates problems for online enforcementA blackout of the ICANN WHOIS platform as a result of the General Data Protection Regulation would result in a field day for bad actors to purchase and misuse domain nameshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3806651/GDPR-creates-problems-for-online-enforcement.htmlMon, 14 May 2018 05:00:00 GMTHow AI affects trade mark prosecution and litigationApplying artificial intelligence can solve many trade mark problems. But will the integration of AI result in more questions than answers?http://www.managingip.com/Article/3806055/How-AI-affects-trade-mark-prosecution-and-litigation.htmlThu, 10 May 2018 04:15:00 GMTThe week in IP – PTAB claim construction change, Burberry sues Target, ITC on course for record, Broadcom/Toyota patent dispute, Dr Dre at the TTABManaging IP rounds up the biggest patent, trade mark and copyright news from the past weekhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3806042/The-week-in-IPPTAB-claim-construction-change-Burberry-sues-Target-ITC-on-course-for-record.htmlThu, 10 May 2018 02:00:00 GMTStart-ups’ specific IP challengesLack of experience and funds mean intellectual property is often neglected by start-ups. Managing IP asks a few of them how they approach IP strategyhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3804619/Start-ups-specific-IP-challenges.htmlThu, 03 May 2018 00:15:00 GMTThe Top 250 Women in IP (2018)Managing IP presents this year’s leading female intellectual property practitioners, according to IP STARS researchhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3802643/The-Top-250-Women-in-IP-2018.htmlThu, 26 Apr 2018 08:00:00 GMTDeveloping an in-house trade mark enforcement strategyIn-house counsel tell Patrick Wingrove how their strategies for fighting counterfeits are evolvinghttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3802896/Developing-an-in-house-trade-mark-enforcement-strategy.htmlThu, 26 Apr 2018 07:30:00 GMTCelebrating women inventors on World IP DayWorld IP Day is on April 26, and this year will highlight the vital role of women in innovation and creativity, Patrick Wingrove reportshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3802053/Celebrating-women-inventors-on-World-IP-Day.htmlMon, 23 Apr 2018 05:00:00 GMTLatest IP people moves in North America and EuropeRecent intellectual people moves include Marks & Clerk Canada combining with two Toronto firms, and hires by Sheppard Mullin, Arnold & Porter, King & Spalding, Fish & Richardson, Vossius & Partner and morehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3801692/Latest-IP-people-moves-in-North-America-and-Europe.htmlThu, 19 Apr 2018 20:15:00 GMTA roadmap to improving diversity in IPIP Inclusive launched its first Careers in Ideas evening on April 10 with the aim of encouraging businesses with IP people to promote intellectual property as an attractive career, Patrick Wingrove reportshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3801104/A-roadmap-to-improving-diversity-in-IP.htmlTue, 17 Apr 2018 14:30:00 GMTBrand protection getting harder as online markets expand – MarkMonitor reportMarketing decision makers globally believe online protection will become increasingly difficult in the next few years but only 64% of companies report having a strategy in placehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3800986/Brand-protection-getting-harder-as-online-markets-expandMarkMonitor-report.htmlMon, 16 Apr 2018 20:30:00 GMTInterview: CITMA’s new president hopes to benefit from BrexitThe Chartered Institute of Trade Mark Attorneys’ new president, Tania Clark, shares her vision for the organisation with Managing IP – including taking advantage of Brexit and adapting to new technologieshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3800369/Interview-CITMAs-new-president-hopes-to-benefit-from-Brexit.htmlFri, 13 Apr 2018 01:00:00 GMTThe week in IP – GSK, Teva, Brexit, Blackberry, Snap, Lindsay Lohan, WestenGeco v Ion, false advertising, digital assistant patentsRecent intellectual property news includes the overturn of GSK’s $235m award, European organisations’ Brexit statement, a Blackberry patent suit against Snap, Lindsay Lohan’s appeal against a video game maker, the briefs in the WesternGeco case at the US Supreme Court and a jury verdict favoring the plaintiff in a false advertising casehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3798771/The-week-in-IPGSK-Teva-Brexit-Blackberry-Snap-Lindsay-Lohan-WestenGeco-v-Ion-false-advertising.htmlWed, 04 Apr 2018 23:15:00 GMTTrade mark C&D letters: the good, the bad and the uglyCease and desist letters are an important part of protecting a brand but they are very easy to get very wrong. Patrick Wingrove analyses some of the biggest successes and failures in the past few yearshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3798009/Trade-mark-C-D-letters-the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly.htmlMon, 02 Apr 2018 21:30:00 GMTTechnology – a blessing and curse for brandsEllie Mertens analyses the biggest takeaways from INTA’s Brands and Innovation conference in New York, including geographical overlap, counterfeiting, digital printing technology and social mediahttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3797536/Technologya-blessing-and-curse-for-brands.htmlThu, 29 Mar 2018 04:15:00 GMTEmerging issues in brand protection in the digital eraIn-house counsel and private practitioners discussed trends in brand protection online and its context for Asia at a seminar. This included an overview of cases involving trade marks and Google Adwords, including two recent ones in Asiahttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3796703/Emerging-issues-in-brand-protection-in-the-digital-era.htmlTue, 27 Mar 2018 08:15:00 GMTUK response to draft Brexit agreement a “step in right direction”Negotiators have struck a transition deal in a new draft of the European Commission’s withdrawal agreement that will help ease IP holder’s fears for their assets after Brexithttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3795355/UK-response-to-draft-Brexit-agreement-a-step-in-right-direction.htmlWed, 21 Mar 2018 00:15:00 GMT