Transactional/Strategy and Copyrighthttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2915©2019 Managing Intellectual Property60Transactional/Strategy and CopyrightManaging IP Americas Awards 2019 shortlists announcedManaging IP reveals the shortlists for the Americas Awards 2019. The Americas Awards ceremony is on April 4 at the Essex House, New Yorkhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3858231/Managing-IP-Americas-Awards-2019-shortlists-announced.htmlWed, 13 Feb 2019 17:15:00 GMTThe latest US lawyer movesRecent hires in the US intellectual property world include new partners at Baker Botts, Mintz & Gold and RuyakCherianhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857992/The-latest-US-lawyer-moves.htmlTue, 12 Feb 2019 12:45:00 GMTManaging IP Asia-Pacific Awards 2019 shortlists announcedManaging IP reveals the shortlists for the Asia-Pacific Awards 2019. The MIP Asia-Pacific Awards ceremony is on March 20 at the Island Shangri-La, Hong Konghttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857893/Managing-IP-Asia-Pacific-Awards-2019-shortlists-announced.htmlMon, 11 Feb 2019 16:15:00 GMTUS patent system jumps from 12th to 2nd in US Chamber IP reportThe US Chamber of Commerce’s new global IP index shows the US patent system strengthened in 2018, attributing the improvement to USPTO director Andrei Iancu’s initiativeshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857800/US-patent-system-jumps-from-12th-to-2nd-in-US-Chamber-IP-report.htmlFri, 08 Feb 2019 17:00:00 GMTAdvice on IP strategy at Women’s Leadership ForumThe Fifth International Women’s Leadership Forum hosted by Managing IP, included Katherine Tsang of Diageo and Sumati Parikh from Smith Detection discussing IP strategyhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857287/Advice-on-IP-strategy-at-Womens-Leadership-Forum.htmlTue, 05 Feb 2019 11:00:00 GMTManaging IP EMEA Awards 2019 shortlists announcedManaging IP reveals the shortlists for the EMEA Awards 2019. The EMEA Awards ceremony is on March 7 at The Savoy in Londonhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3857284/Managing-IP-EMEA-Awards-2019-shortlists-announced.htmlTue, 05 Feb 2019 10:30:00 GMTJamaica tackles counterfeits, updates Customs ActJamaica’s Customs Act is being updated to allow more power to fight counterfeits, but issues with storage and importers’ liability remainhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3854775/Jamaica-tackles-counterfeits-updates-Customs-Act.htmlThu, 24 Jan 2019 05:30:00 GMTPiracy and pharma patents in the Dominican RepublicThe Dominican Republic will crack down on the widespread pirated streaming of copyright-protected content, and pharma patents may not protect much without salty claimshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3854773/Piracy-and-pharma-patents-in-the-Dominican-Republic.htmlWed, 23 Jan 2019 05:30:00 GMTVideo games as a separate type of work for copyright registration purposesVideo games should be protected as autonomous works, or should at least be contemplated as a separate category of work exclusively for registration purposes, believes José Roberto Herrera of Herrera Diaz Abogadoshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3853338/Video-games-as-a-separate-type-of-work-for-copyright-registration-purposes.htmlThu, 10 Jan 2019 21:30:00 GMTManaging IP Rising Stars 2018Managing IP is delighted to announce the launch of its Rising Stars publicationhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3848848/Managing-IP-Rising-Stars-2018.htmlWed, 12 Dec 2018 11:00:00 GMTThe week in IP – EU sues over Marrakesh non-compliance, Nokia and OPPO agree patent licence, Australia scraps changes to inventive step, and moreManaging IP rounds up the latest patent, trade mark and copyright newshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3847268/The-week-in-IPEU-sues-over-Marrakesh-non-compliance-Nokia-and-OPPO-agree-patent-licence-Australia.htmlMon, 03 Dec 2018 02:00:00 GMTIntroducing the most influential people in intellectual propertyManaging IP has relaunched our list of the 50 Most Influential People in IP. Subscribers and triallists can see who made the cuthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3845710/Introducing-the-most-influential-people-in-intellectual-property.htmlFri, 30 Nov 2018 05:00:00 GMTMost influential people in IP: Axel Voss, European ParliamentThe driving force behind the controversial new Copyright Directive tells Managing IP why reform is importanthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3846051/Most-influential-people-in-IP-Axel-Voss-European-Parliament.htmlWed, 28 Nov 2018 04:00:00 GMTSingapore: Singapore ranks as fifth most innovative country in the worldhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3839338/Singapore-Singapore-ranks-as-fifth-most-innovative-country-in-the-world.htmlFri, 19 Oct 2018 10:00:00 GMTWho are the most influential people in IP? Have your say!Managing IP is compiling its list of the 50 most influential people in intellectual property. Who do you think should be included?http://www.managingip.com/Article/3838973/Who-are-the-most-influential-people-in-IP-Have-your-say.htmlThu, 18 Oct 2018 01:45:00 GMTTools for advancing women in the legal professionThe IPO’s Women in IP Committee has developed a collection of work products encouraging the retention and advancement of women in the legal professionhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3837880/Tools-for-advancing-women-in-the-legal-profession.htmlThu, 11 Oct 2018 22:15:00 GMTHow the Music Modernization Act changes US copyright lawThe Act’s provisions, most controversial aspects and differences between the House and Senate versions examinedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3836065/How-the-Music-Modernization-Act-changes-US-copyright-law.htmlTue, 02 Oct 2018 19:00:00 GMTBrexit no-deal IP guidance publishedThe UK government has published guidance on trade marks, copyright, patents, geographical indications, designs and exhaustion, confirming trade mark cloning and giving more information on SPCs and GIs. However, more information on exhaustion is still neededhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3834481/Brexit-no-deal-IP-guidance-published.htmlTue, 25 Sep 2018 16:15:00 GMTYouTube condemns Article 13 ahead of EU Copyright Directive voteYouTube has published a blog slamming Article 13 of the EU Digital Single Market Copyright Directive. It is unclear how the website would handle the provision making it directly liable for copyright infringementhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3831750/YouTube-condemns-Article-13-ahead-of-EU-Copyright-Directive-vote.htmlFri, 07 Sep 2018 17:45:00 GMTIP STARS 2019 research has begunResearch for the 2019 edition of Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS is now underway, starting with a survey of firmshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3831392/IP-STARS-2019-research-has-begun.htmlWed, 05 Sep 2018 16:30:00 GMTBrexit no-deal could send cigarette packaging up in flamesThe UK government’s Brexit no-deal guidance has raised uncertainty over tobacco plain packaging that uses EU copyrighted images. IP practitioners say the potential disruption to UK cigarette companies will depend on the EU Commission’s attitude to its IPhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3829796/Brexit-no-deal-could-send-cigarette-packaging-up-in-flames.htmlTue, 28 Aug 2018 17:00:00 GMTEU legal affairs committee adopts controversial copyright directiveThe draft includes controversial provisions set out in in articles 11 and 13 – also known as the press publishers right and value gap proposal – which were approved by small majoritieshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3814908/EU-legal-affairs-committee-adopts-controversial-copyright-directive.htmlWed, 20 Jun 2018 13:30:00 GMTEU digital copyright rule changes receive mixed receptionThe draft Directive on Copyright in the Digital Single Market was not supported by some countries and also provoked mixed reactions from the IP industry – particularly around Article 13, known as the value gap proposalhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3813444/EU-digital-copyright-rule-changes-receive-mixed-reception.htmlTue, 12 Jun 2018 17:15:00 GMTMusic Modernization Act gathers momentum in SenateSingers and songwriters received support for the Music Modernization Act at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing. The question appears to be when the Senate will pass it, not if, but critics point out shortcomingshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3807457/Music-Modernization-Act-gathers-momentum-in-Senate.htmlWed, 16 May 2018 23:00:00 GMTCopyright changes in the UK after BrexitPatrick Wingrove asks UK practitioners how copyright will change after Brexit, and analyses the EU Commission's recent report on the subjecthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3805548/Copyright-changes-in-the-UK-after-Brexit.htmlTue, 08 May 2018 15:30:00 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 GMTThe week in IP – Marrakesh Treaty, STRONGER Patents Act, Blurred Lines, Mexico IP amendments, Fujifilm, PTABPatrick Wingrove rounds up recent intellectual property news, including the introduction of the Marrakesh Treaty and STRONGER Patents Act in US Congress, the Blurred Lines copyright appeal, amendments to Mexico’s IP law, Fujifilm winning at the ITC, and morehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3795652/The-week-in-IPMarrakesh-Treaty-STRONGER-Patents-Act-Blurred-Lines-Mexico-IP-amendments-Fujifilm-PTAB.htmlThu, 22 Mar 2018 05:45:00 GMTHow blockchain will change intellectual property – copyrightManaging IP is publishing a series of articles that looks at how blockchain technology is changing the landscape of IP. In this article, Ellie Mertens analyses its implications for copyrighthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3790576/How-blockchain-will-change-intellectual-propertycopyright.htmlTue, 13 Mar 2018 04:45:00 GMTTell us how IP law firm issues are changing – take our survey!CPA Global is teaming up with Managing IP and B2B International to explore the issues faced by intellectual property law firms around the world as they tackle the legal challenges of a fast-paced and ever-evolving IP-led economy. A synopsis of the findings will be shared with survey participantshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3792426/Tell-us-how-IP-law-firm-issues-are-changingtake-our-survey.htmlWed, 07 Mar 2018 16:15:00 GMTAll of our 2018 Awards shortlists are now out!Managing IP is holding three awards dinners in March, recognising the best intellectual property law firms and individuals around the world. The shortlists for our EMEA, Americas and Asia Awards have now all been publishedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3786956/All-of-our-2018-Awards-shortlists-are-now-out.htmlMon, 12 Feb 2018 07:00:00 GMT