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UPC Case Management System (“CMS”) and Article 48 Representatives
  • Bristows LLP
  • European Union
  • May 24 2017

Following the latest update to the beta CMS (reported here), there is a new entry in the applications list, namely the “Application for registration


China’s ‘One Belt One Road’ Initiative - How does IP fit in?
  • Watermark Patent & Trade Marks Attorneys
  • China, European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 24 2017

The ‘One Belt One Road’ (OBOR) initiative, sometimes referred to as the ‘New Silk Road’, is a significant Chinese economic initiative which seeks to


US Supreme Court ruling has potential to attract patent litigation to Europe
  • Bristows LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • May 22 2017

Today the US Supreme Court unanimously put limits on where patentees can commence patent infringement proceedings in the US. In the case, TC Heartland


Four shades of IP strategy in a data driven world
  • Roschier
  • European Union, USA
  • May 22 2017

In 2017, everything is going to the cloud. Regulators are trying to keep up with the pace, but much of the current regulation of data ends up missing


Assessing inventive step in mixed-type inventions in European patent applications
  • Marks & Clerk
  • European Union
  • May 22 2017

In a recent decision of the EPO’s Boards of Appeal, T146311 (Universal merchant platformCardinalCommerce), the Appellant successfully appealed a


Protective letters finally regulated in Spain
  • Grau & Angulo
  • European Union, Spain
  • May 22 2017

The new Patents Act (242015) came into force on April 1 2017, replacing the previous Patents Act 1986. According to its explanatory memorandum, the


Brexit- What Could Happen to My IP Rights?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 22 2017

Article 50 has been triggered and the UK will, most likely, leave the EU on 29 March 2019. Now that the countdown has begun, the focus has returned


The costs of counterfeiting: an exemplary study of the pharmaceutical industry
  • Best Rechtsanwälte PartmbB
  • European Union
  • May 18 2017

Fakes - whether fake news or fake goods - are currently a popular subject of debate and a cause of irritation. However, in most cases the problems are


The basics of patent law: the Unified Patent Court and the Unitary Patent
  • Gowling WLG
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 17 2017

Gowling WLG's intellectual property experts explain the Unified Patent Court and Unitary Patent, as part of their series of articles titled 'The


Brexit: Life Sciences implications
  • Bird & Bird
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 17 2017

On 29 March 2017, the UK government served formal notice under Article 50 of The Treaty on European Union to terminate the UK's membership of the EU