Copyright - News©2018 Managing Intellectual Property60Copyright - NewsGerman courts cannot apply ancillary copyright law – AG opinionA top EU adviser has told the CJEU it should stop German courts from applying the country’s ancillary copyright rules in a case involving Google because the EU Commission was not informed of when the legislation was introduced, 13 Dec 2018 20:00:00 GMTIP awareness is increasing, understanding is lagging behindIBM’s Manny Schecter believes public awareness of intellectual property has increased but there has not been a corresponding increase in understanding, 12 Dec 2018 22:45:00 GMTOur November/December issue is now onlineThe 50 most influential people in IP, the leading law firms for PCT work, an interview with USPTO director Andrei Iancu and a comparison of stays in Europe are among the highlights of our latest issue, 10 Dec 2018 06:00:00 GMTThe week in IP – Plants patentable in Europe, China reveals IP theft punishments, Facebook’s patent portfolio grows, and moreManaging IP rounds up the latest patent, trade mark and copyright news, 10 Dec 2018 06:00:00 GMTThe week in IP – EU sues over Marrakesh non-compliance, Nokia and OPPO agree patent licence, Australia scraps changes to inventive step, and moreManaging IP rounds up the latest patent, trade mark and copyright news, 03 Dec 2018 02:00:00 GMTIntroducing the most influential people in intellectual propertyManaging IP has relaunched our list of the 50 Most Influential People in IP. Subscribers and triallists can see who made the cut, 30 Nov 2018 05:00:00 GMTThe 50 most influential people in IPManaging IP reveals our pick of the people driving intellectual property law, policy and business this year. Read the full list here, 28 Nov 2018 04:30:00 GMTMost influential people in IP: Axel Voss, European ParliamentThe driving force behind the controversial new Copyright Directive tells Managing IP why reform is important, 28 Nov 2018 04:00:00 GMTThe week in IP – Satanic Temple settles with Netflix, judge doubles patent damages to $268m, and moreManaging IP rounds up the latest patent, trade mark and copyright news, 26 Nov 2018 04:45:00 GMTThe week in IP – Brexit agreement, Bio-Rad’s $24m damages, new INPI rule, $120m Palm verdict, EPO broccoli patent revocationManaging IP rounds up the latest patent, trade mark and copyright news, 18 Nov 2018 19:15:00 GMTCJEU: Taste of food cannot have copyright protectionThe EU’s highest court ruled that the taste of a Dutch cheese called Heks’nkaas cannot be considered a copyrightable ‘work’ because it is subjective, 13 Nov 2018 09:45:00 GMTThe week in IP – Satanic Temple sues Netflix; Girl Scouts of USA takes on Boy Scouts; can Rihanna stop Trump playing her music?Managing IP rounds up the latest patent, trade mark and copyright news, 09 Nov 2018 19:15:00 GMTAre specialist or generalist courts better for judges?A judges panel at the Hong Kong Competition Commission conference shared experiences of use of specialist courts and mechanisms in adjudicating cases in areas including intellectual property, 07 Nov 2018 22:45:00 GMTThe week in IP – Federal Circuit’s Converse ruling, US indicts China entity for trade secret theft, and moreManaging IP rounds up the latest patent, trade mark and copyright news, 05 Nov 2018 05:15:00 GMTAn Indian perspective on intermediaries and safe harboursRajendra Kumar and Deepak Gogia of K&S Partners examine when internet service providers are liable for infringement of intellectual property and when they are protected by safe harbours, 31 Oct 2018 05:45:00 GMTRevisiting Star Athletica’s impact on copyrightMeaghan Kent of Venable assesses highlights from the past year in copyright, including the influence of the Supreme Court’s Star Athletica ruling, enforcement of rights by photographers, and graffiti disputes, 31 Oct 2018 01:30:00 GMTRecent IP moves in the US, Europe and AsiaIntellectual property people moves include 13 McKool Smith practitioners setting up new litigation boutique Reichman Jorgensen, Nicola Dagg and a team from Allen & Overy joining Kirkland & Ellis in London, and more, 30 Oct 2018 20:30:00 GMTOut of DMCA safe harbours, into choppy watersTwo recent cases have highlighted the gray areas of DMCA safe harbour rules, with one observer predicting “choppy waters for some time”, 30 Oct 2018 01:45:00 GMTThe week in IP – IP STARS deadline, France seeks SPC clarification, paparazzi photo right of publicity case, Italian Supreme Court derivative work ruling, and moreSanjana Kapila rounds up the latest patent, trade mark and copyright news, 29 Oct 2018 03:15:00 GMTRead all the news from the AIPLA Annual MeetingAll three issues of the AIPLA Daily Report newsletter are now available to download for free, 27 Oct 2018 19:45:00 GMTAG opinion: military records should not be copyrightableA top adviser to the Court of Justice of the EU has advised the court to rule that a simple military report cannot be protected by copyright, 25 Oct 2018 17:45:00 GMTChina contemplates IP appeals courtIP practitioners in China are concerned about the high volume of cases the proposed court would need to handle, 25 Oct 2018 14:45:00 GMTUS government backs registration approach in SCOTUS copyright caseAmicus brief in Fourth Estate v urges the Supreme Court to affirm the appeal court’s decision, which favoured the registration approach in copyright infringement litigation, 23 Oct 2018 15:30:00 GMTLed Zeppelin ruling may help plaintiffs in other music copyright suitsThe Ninth Circuit’s Stairway to Heaven opinion has already been cited in an Ed Sheeran dispute. Copyright practitioners discuss its impact and issues to watch in the retrial, 19 Oct 2018 17:45:00 GMTGreece: Compulsory mediation restricts access to justice, 19 Oct 2018 10:00:00 GMTSingapore: Singapore ranks as fifth most innovative country in the world, 19 Oct 2018 10:00:00 GMTCJEU rules that family life does not trump copyright protectionThe owner of an internet connection used for copyright infringement through file-sharing cannot escape liability by naming a family member who may have used the connection, the CJEU holds, 18 Oct 2018 18:30:00 GMTProtecting the intellectual property of jewellery designsDyan Finguerra-DuCharme and Giovanna Marchese explore the circumstances under which jewellery may qualify for protection under US copyright and trade mark laws and discuss the shortcomings associated with each, 18 Oct 2018 05:15:00 GMT9th Circuit Led Zeppelin ruling introduces new copyright infringement frameworkThe Ninth Circuit’s Stairway to Heaven decision on September 28 offers a better application of the inverse ratio rule, according to one observer, 17 Oct 2018 00:45:00 GMTAIPPI Congress recap – resolutions, working questions, a new bureau team and an unusual occurrenceManaging IP rounds up some of the biggest developments from the 2018 AIPPI World Congress in Cancun at the end of September, 16 Oct 2018 20:45:00 GMT