Litigation/Dispute Resolution and Copyrighthttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2918©2017 Managing Intellectual Property60Litigation/Dispute Resolution and CopyrightThe tangled web of communication to the publicThe communication to the public right has led to confusion and uncertainty in European copyright law. Elisabeth Dehareng, Lukas Feiler, Rachel Boakes and Birgit Clark examine whether recent decisions from the CJEU provide any guidance for hyperlinking and (re)transmission caseshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3739117/The-tangled-web-of-communication-to-the-public.htmlFri, 04 Aug 2017 15:00:00 GMTQatar files WTO complaints against fellow GCC statesQatar's request for dispute consultations with Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates alleges that their actions restrict trade-related IP rightshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3739043/Qatar-files-WTO-complaints-against-fellow-GCC-states.htmlFri, 04 Aug 2017 14:15:00 GMTReaction to the Access Copyright ruling in CanadaOne observer calls Access Copyright v York University “potentially the most disruptive copyright decision we have ever seen in Canadian jurisprudence”. Issues to be resolved include what happens around a new tariff, how other universities will react and whether York will appealhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3734417/Reaction-to-the-Access-Copyright-ruling-in-Canada.htmlTue, 18 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMTCanada’s Federal Court upholds interim tariff in Access Copyright rulingYork University is required to pay the interim tariff established by the Copyright Board of Canada in 2010, Canada’s Federal Court rules in Access Copyright v York University. The court said the tariff is “mandatory, not voluntary”http://www.managingip.com/Article/3732792/Canadas-Federal-Court-upholds-interim-tariff-in-Access-Copyright-ruling.htmlWed, 12 Jul 2017 21:45:00 GMTGoogle’s Supreme Court of Canada loss raises censorship concernsIn Google v Equustek, the Supreme Court of Canada has upheld a worldwide interlocutory injunction against Google forcing the search engine to globally de-index Datalink’s websites being used to unlawfully sell the intellectual property of Equustek. The decision was welcomed by the music industry but disappointed free expression advocateshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3728874/Googles-Supreme-Court-of-Canada-loss-raises-censorship-concerns.htmlWed, 28 Jun 2017 23:45:00 GMTJersey Boys, GSK, Teva, Gene Simmons, Imagine, top universities for patents, Texas trade secrets – the week in IPA ruling in the Jersey Boys copyright dispute, a $235m award to GlaxoSmithKline, the end of Gene Simmons’ efforts to register a hand gesture as a trade mark, a process to add Yoko Ono to Imagine’s songwriting credits, the top 100 universities granted patents and amendments to Texas trade secrets law were in the intellectual property news in the past weekhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3727307/Jersey-Boys-GSK-Teva-Gene-Simmons-Imagine-top-universities-for-patents-Texas-trade-secretsthe-week-in.htmlThu, 22 Jun 2017 15:45:00 GMTThe corporate IP stars of 2017Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS has published its 2017 list of highly recommended in-house counsel who deal with IPhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3721506/The-corporate-IP-stars-of-2017.htmlWed, 31 May 2017 10:00:00 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 practicehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3719202/The-Top-250-Women-in-IP-2017.htmlTue, 23 May 2017 08:00:00 GMTRegister of Copyrights selection bill clears House Judiciary CommitteeA bill that would require that the head of the US Copyright Office is a presidential nominee has been approved by the US House of Representatives judiciary committee. Bob Goodlatte, the committee’s chairman, says this is “the first initial legislative step” of wider copyright reformhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3673655/Register-of-Copyrights-selection-bill-clears-House-Judiciary-Committee.htmlWed, 29 Mar 2017 21:45:00 GMTUS Supreme Court finds cheerleading uniform designs copyright eligibleThe Supreme Court has held that the designs in a cheerleading uniform satisfy the test for copyright protection in its Star Athletica v Varsity Brands ruling. Observers say the decision provides a standard test to be applied to the separability analysishttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3671533/US-Supreme-Court-finds-cheerleading-uniform-designs-copyright-eligible.htmlWed, 22 Mar 2017 17:00:00 GMTMIP Global Awards 2017: The highlights85 awards, including for corporate social responsibility and in-house achievement, were presented at Managing IP’s 12th Global Awards dinner at The Savoy in London last week. The photos from the event have also been publishedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3669772/MIP-Global-Awards-2017-The-highlights.htmlWed, 15 Mar 2017 12:00:00 GMTCanadian Federal Court awards Nintendo C$12.8m in TPM firstThe Canadian Federal Court has shown it isn’t playing when it comes to copyright infringement in game industry, in the first ruling to consider technological protection measures introduced in 2012http://www.managingip.com/Article/3669454/Canadian-Federal-Court-awards-Nintendo-C128m-in-TPM-first.htmlTue, 14 Mar 2017 23:45:00 GMTThe top US copyright plaintiffs since 2015 revealedThe Central District of California and Southern District of New York are the top districts for US copyright litigation since 2009, a Lex Machina report reveals. In the past year, textile pattern litigation has increased greatly, while file-sharing cases have droppedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3660745/The-top-US-copyright-plaintiffs-since-2015-revealed.htmlFri, 10 Feb 2017 00:45:00 GMTFlo & Eddie, SiriusXM, Usher, Justin Bieber, women inventors, Donald Trump, Amazon, Cuba trade marks – the week in IPFounding members of The Turtles settling with SiriusXM, the end of a copyright case against Usher and Justin Bieber, an increase in women inventors on international patent applications, Donald Trump registering a trade mark in China, Amazon suing over counterfeit goods for the first time, and US companies doubling trade mark applications in Cuba were in the recent intellectual property headlineshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3602164/Flo-and-Eddie-SiriusXM-Usher-Justin-Bieber-women-inventors-Donald-Trump-Amazon-Cuba-trade-marksthe.htmlTue, 15 Nov 2016 23:30:00 GMTAnti-piracy body FACT expands remitUK association FACT is expanding its IP protection services to organisations outside the audio-visual industryhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3600771/Anti-piracy-body-FACT-expands-remit.htmlThu, 10 Nov 2016 12:15:00 GMTDaniel Marti's call for collaborationAIPLA president Denise DeFranco welcomed attendees to this year's conference and honored the Committee of the Year, the Standards and Open Source Committee. DeFranco then introduced Daniel Marti, the US's Intellectual Property Enforcement Coordinator (IPEC), who gave this year's opening remarks.http://www.managingip.com/Article/3597300/Daniel-Martis-call-for-collaboration.htmlFri, 28 Oct 2016 14:45:00 GMTInterview: Judge Hacon and Kate O’Rourke on IP Pro BonoIP Enterprise Court Judge Richard Hacon and ITMA President Kate O’Rourke spoke with Managing IP about the IP Pro Bono service which was launched last week in Londonhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3597345/Interview-Judge-Hacon-and-Kate-ORourke-on-IP-Pro-Bono.htmlFri, 28 Oct 2016 11:45:00 GMT