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ECJ: use of farm saved seed without fulfilling the obligation to provide information infringes the plant variety right
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • European Union
  • November 29 2013

European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that using the product of the harvest obtained by planting propagating material as farm saved seed


The hazards of intellectual property issues in employment agreements
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Global
  • October 2 2014

Businesses of all sizes are increasingly becoming aware of the strategic and commercial value of intellectual property (IP). Startups which are just


The long(er?) arm of the law
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 23 2014

The United Kingdom's recent Intellectual Property Bill (the Bill) is intended to modernize the IP system in in the UK to ensure it "operates more


Foreign investment in Australia
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
  • Australia
  • January 29 2014

Australia was settled as an English colony in 1788, relying on the now discredited legal fiction of terra nullius ‘a land of no one’ to displace the indigenous inhabitants


UK Intellectual Property Office (IPO) cracks down on misleading invoices
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 19 2014

The UK Intellectual Property Offices warns trade mark owners to not be fooled by "'renewal' notices to holders of UK registered patents and trade


Pharma in brief - Canada: Merck awarded substantial damages for infringement of lovastatin patent
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Canada
  • July 31 2013

The Federal Court held that Merck and Co., Inc. (“Merck US”) and Merck Canada Inc. (“Merck Canada”) (collectively “Merck”) are entitled to $119,054


The folly of a press release
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
  • Australia
  • September 26 2014

Madden had falsely accused Seafolly of copying her designs. However, an unresolved part of that dispute concerned a series of misleading social media


A roadmap for IP protection strategies for oil and gas technologies
  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • Canada
  • November 26 2013

Owing to the depletion of existing resources and geopolitical factors, participants in the energy marketplace are searching for alternatives to crude


Avoiding intellectual property pitfalls in the oil and gas industry
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Canada
  • June 3 2013

Whether it involves conventional or unconventional resources, participants in the oil and gas value chain are innovating to overcome technological


Intellectual property considerations in M&A
  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Canada
  • July 9 2015

The acquisition of a business, whether via the purchase of either its shares or its assets, often involves the transfer of intellectual property