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Bird & Bird wins landmark first UDRP decision against a ".feedback" gTLD for the De Beers Group of companies
  • Bird & Bird
  • Global
  • September 23 2016

De Beers has succeeded in its complaint against the registrant of the domain name debeers.feedback. The decision is significant as it is the first


Common Law Rights & the UDRP: Standing and Bad Faith Registration
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • Global
  • September 21 2016

For many years now, Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy (UDRP) Panelists have accepted common law rights as a basis for standing to bring a


September's Notable Cases and Events in E-Discovery
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • September 16 2016

This Sidley Update addresses the following recent developments and court decisions involving e-discovery issues: a Second Circuit decision quashing a


Facebook Won the War against Trademark Squatter
  • Jiaquan IP Law Firm
  • China
  • September 8 2016

Recently, Facebook prevailed in the final instance of the administrative litigation of trademark opposition for "face book", eventually achieve


The last word on ClearVu?
  • ENSafrica
  • South Africa
  • September 7 2016

There's certainly been a great deal of litigation around the trade mark ClearVu in South Africa - passing-off proceedings before the High Court, an


U.S. Olympic Committee Sued Over Social Media Olympic Rules
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • September 1 2016

Although the 2016 Summer Olympics have come to an end, the U.S. Olympic Committee is still facing a lawsuit accusing it of "exaggerating" the strength


High Court grants another order requiring ISPs to block websites infringing trade marks
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • United Kingdom
  • August 31 2016

In the recent case of Cartier and Another v British Telecommunications and Others 2016 EWHC 339 (Ch) ("Cartier II"), HHJ Hacon handed down


Causality and Diluting Trademarks Through Online Searches: What the FTC Missed in 1800Contacts
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • August 31 2016

The FTC sued 1800Contacts for entering into a series of agreements with competitors that limited the competitors’ ability to bid on certain


Court of Appeal upholds blocking orders for trade mark infringement
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • August 30 2016

In good news for brand owners, the Court of Appeal has upheld the High Court’s decision requiring ISPs to block websites which infringe third party


Not so social for SOCIAL.COM
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union
  • August 30 2016

Salesforce, a global US-based leader in Cloud computing, applied for an EUTM for the word SOCIAL.COM in respect of a broad range of goods and services