InternationalUSRemember you can easily switch between MIP US and MIP International at any time

Saucisson d’Ardenne wins geographical indication case

Geographical indications are important, to protect and preserve intellectual property related to tradition, local cultures and production methods. But even though they grant protection to a community and not to individual right holders, they can cause tension, between two regions in the same country for example.

Whether or not a certain food product may qualify as a protected geographical indication is in Belgium determined by the regions (Belgium has three: the Flemish, the...

Please log in to read the rest of this article.

New to Managing Intellectual Property? Take advantage of one week’s FREE access and become a Managing IP member today. It’s free to join and the benefits start straight away.

Already registered?

Please make sure you log in to read the rest of the article.

Log in

Join us now

Gain 7 days FREE access when you register now.

Join here


Managing IP


ManagingIP profile

Sen Coons at Congressional TM Caucus - explained he was just speaking w Sen Hatch about trade secret protection bill

Oct 8 2015 07:31 ·  reply ·  retweet ·  favourite
ManagingIP profile

Grant Ashley of Merck @ Congressional TM Caucus: only 40 internet pharmacies compliant with regulations out of 33k worldwide.

Oct 8 2015 07:25 ·  reply ·  retweet ·  favourite
ManagingIP profile

At Congressional TM Caucus briefing and several speakers raised concerns about TM protection in China though briefing is much more general

Oct 8 2015 07:04 ·  reply ·  retweet ·  favourite
More from the Managing IP blog

October 2015

Circuit overload: How the Federal Circuit is changing

More than half of its judges have changed in the past five years, the Supreme Court keeps smacking it down, and a flood of new PTAB appeals is coming its way. Michael Loney assesses how today’s Federal Circuit is coping

Most read articles