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EU Court Thwarts Prompt Ratification of EU-Singapore Free Trade Agreement
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union, Singapore
  • May 22 2017

In a legal Opinion handed down on 16 May 2017, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) declared that the free trade agreement signed between


Hong Kong Court Confirms Prohibition on Standalone Competition Claims
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Hong Kong
  • May 22 2017

On 27 April 2017, Hong Kong’s High Court rejected allegations by travel agency, Loyal Profit International Development that certain directives issued


Webinar: The latest on compliance, sanctions and trade restrictions in Ukraine
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Ukraine
  • May 20 2017

On 25 April 2017, the Kyiv office of Baker McKenzie held a webinar on implementing efficient compliance programs in Ukraine for multinational


Switzerland: No trademark protections for red sole position trademark
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Switzerland
  • May 19 2017

The Swiss Supreme Court has rejected an appeal by French fashion house Christian Louboutin filed against a refusal of registration of the fashion


Draft Amendment on Taiwan Trade Secrets Act
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Taiwan
  • May 19 2017

As early as in 1996, Taiwan enacted the Trade Secrets Act (the Act), only second to Sweden to have specific legislation covering this area of law


Japan - First registration of color marks granted by the Japan Patent Office
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Japan
  • May 19 2017

On 28 February 2017, the Japan Patent Office (JPO) granted the first two registrations of color per se marks in Japan. Non-traditional marks, such as


Changes to the Dutch dividend tax regime ahead: broader exemptions and introduction of dividend tax for holding cooperatives
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Netherlands
  • May 19 2017

On May 16, 2017, a draft Bill was published by the Dutch Ministry of Finance for public consultation. The draft Bill expands the exemption of


Brazil - New rule defines roles of health agency and patent office in relation to patent applications
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Brazil
  • May 19 2017

On 12 April 2017, a joint ordinance of the Brazilian Health Surveillance Agency (ANVISA) and the Brazilian Patent and Trademark Office (BPTO) was


Brazil - Preliminary injunctions may be granted for patent applications pending before the Brazilian Patent and Trademark Office
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Brazil
  • May 19 2017

In a landmark decision, the State Court of Appeals of São Paulo affirmed a preliminary injunction granted on behalf of a pharmaceutical company


Brexit News Monitoring - Friday 19 May
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 19 2017

Please see below for today’s update on key Brexit news items: Angela Merkel warned a business group in Berlin that the EU needs to guard against the