Transactional/Strategy and Patentshttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2913©2017 Managing Intellectual Property60Transactional/Strategy and PatentsInterview: Say SujintayaIn the latest Women in IP interview, Alice O’Donkor speaks to Say Sujintaya, who chairs Baker McKenzie’s Asia Pacific IP group, about the TPP Agreement, Thailand joining the Madrid Protocol and leaving a legacyhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3751752/Interview-Say-Sujintaya.htmlMon, 18 Sep 2017 10:00:00 GMTPositive signs for IP enforcement in ArgentinaArgentina has a poor reputation for protecting IP rights. But, says Carlos Castrillo, new political winds are bringing changeshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3751372/Positive-signs-for-IP-enforcement-in-Argentina.htmlFri, 15 Sep 2017 11:30:00 GMTEuropean Commission makes Brexit IP proposalPatent and trade mark attorneys have welcomed the European Commission's plans for unitary IP rights after Brexithttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3750384/European-Commission-makes-Brexit-IP-proposal.htmlTue, 12 Sep 2017 13:15:00 GMTWomen in IP interview: Gabriela KennedyFor the Women in IP network, Mayer Brown JSM’s Gabriela Kennedy speaks to Alice O’Donkor about the growth of e-commerce, IP litigation and enforcement in Chinahttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3748191/Women-in-IP-interview-Gabriela-Kennedy.htmlTue, 05 Sep 2017 14:15:00 GMTEU and China sign geographical indications agreementA new bilateral agreement promises mutual recognition of certain geographical indications from Europe and China. Katharina König and Matthew Murphy explainhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3747651/EU-and-China-sign-geographical-indications-agreement.htmlFri, 01 Sep 2017 14:30:00 GMTInterview: Sonia Santos on trade mark reform and enforcement in SpainAs part of the Women in IP series, Alice O’Donkor speaks to Spanish IP lawyer Sonia Santos about forthcoming reform in national trade mark proceedings and effective ways to deal with trade mark infringementhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3743363/Interview-Sonia-Santos-on-trade-mark-reform-and-enforcement-in-Spain.htmlMon, 21 Aug 2017 18:00:00 GMTReport sheds light on lookalikesResearch into eye-tracking techniques shows that consumers shop on autopilot and are fooled by lookalike brands, mistaking the copy for the brand 20% of the time when both are on the shelfhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3742424/Report-sheds-light-on-lookalikes.htmlFri, 18 Aug 2017 10:30:00 GMTBrexit and EU registered rights - a fantasyThe UK voted to leave the EU, so how could it remain part of the EU trade mark and design systems?http://www.managingip.com/Article/3736399/Brexit-and-EU-registered-rights-a-fantasy.htmlTue, 25 Jul 2017 17:15:00 GMTProtecting images, shapes and colours as trade marks in AsiaFrom the Taj Mahal Palace Hotel to the Nokia ringtone and the stripes of 7-Eleven convenience stores, Karry Lai explains why non-traditional trade mark innovation in Asia is more than meets the eyehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3736148/Protecting-images-shapes-and-colours-as-trade-marks-in-Asia.htmlTue, 25 Jul 2017 16:45:00 GMTCITMA publishes position paper on BrexitThe association representing chartered UK trade mark attorneys has set out its wish list for registered trade marks and designs post-Brexit. It is also campaigning for representation rights after the UK leaves the EUhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3735681/CITMA-publishes-position-paper-on-Brexit.htmlFri, 21 Jul 2017 11:45:00 GMTInterview: Deanna Wong, partner, Hogan LovellsDeanna Wong is partner at Hogan Lovells' Beijing office and an IP practitioner with 20 years of experience in China and Hong Kong. As part of the Women in IP series, she speaks to Alice O’Donkor about the progress of IP enforcement in China, the plight of foreign brand owners and work-life balance.http://www.managingip.com/Article/3729476/Interview-Deanna-Wong-partner-Hogan-Lovells.htmlFri, 30 Jun 2017 13:00:00 GMTInterview: Prudence Jahja, partner, Januar Jahja & PartnersIn our latest Women in IP interview, Indonesian IP partner Prudence Jahja speaks to Alice O’Donkor about her tips for success and typical challenges faced by IP practitioners in Indonesia and how to overcome them.http://www.managingip.com/Article/3727061/Interview-Prudence-Jahja-partner-Januar-Jahja-and-Partners.htmlWed, 21 Jun 2017 15:30:00 GMTRead the May issue onlineOur bumper mid-year issue of Managing IP will soon be available, but until then you can still read the May issue in digital formathttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3725159/Read-the-May-issue-online.htmlWed, 14 Jun 2017 11:30:00 GMTGlobal Anti-Counterfeiting Award winners 2017Awards co-sponsored by the GACG Network and Managing IP were presented at a World Anti-Counterfeiting Day ceremony in Paris, Kingsley Egbuonu reportshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3724342/Global-Anti-Counterfeiting-Award-winners-2017.htmlThu, 08 Jun 2017 13:15:00 GMTGood things come to those who wait at INTAA record number of trade mark professionals attended the INTA Annual Meeting. So did Managing IP, publishing our Trademark Times newsletter. The overwhelming feeling was Barcelona was a great city to hold the meeting in, but challenges including long lines, an over-packed finale and even muggingshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3721985/Good-things-come-to-those-who-wait-at-INTA.htmlThu, 01 Jun 2017 01:30:00 GMTThe corporate IP stars of 2017Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS has published its 2017 list of highly recommended in-house counsel who deal with IPhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3721506/The-corporate-IP-stars-of-2017.htmlWed, 31 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTSurvey: The truth about conferencesEver wondered if your peers attend events in the same way that you do? Ahead of the INTA Annual Meeting in Barcelona, IP STARS conducted an online survey. Michael Loney reportshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3719378/Survey-The-truth-about-conferences.htmlTue, 23 May 2017 13:30:00 GMTThe Top 250 Women in IP (2017)Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS has published its annual list of the leading female IP practitioners in private practicehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3719202/The-Top-250-Women-in-IP-2017.htmlTue, 23 May 2017 08:00:00 GMTInterview Nathan Wajsman, EU ObservatoryWhat do consumers think about IP and why do they buy counterfeits? These are just some of the questions addressed by the EU Observatory on Infringements of Intellectual Property Rights, as its chief economist Nathan Wajsman explainshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3718976/Interview-Nathan-Wajsman-EU-Observatory.htmlMon, 22 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTBecome a brand stewardTrademark practitioners should take bold steps to become stewards of the brands they advise because consumers, brands and communication channels have evolved, INTA President Joseph Ferretti said at the opening ceremony of the 139th INTA Annual Meetinghttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3718973/Become-a-brand-steward.htmlMon, 22 May 2017 08:15:00 GMTRead Trademark Times this weekWe are publishing a new newspaper during this week - Trademark Times. Pick up your copy at our booth in the INTA Exhibition Hall or download a PDF from our websitehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3718944/Read-Trademark-Times-this-week.htmlSun, 21 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTBrands under threatPlain packaging laws for tobacco products could spread around the world, after a leaked report indicated the WTO has backed measures introduced five years ago in Australiahttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3718939/Brands-under-threat.htmlSat, 20 May 2017 09:30:00 GMTIssues in trade mark licensing (sponsored article)Lily Lei and Yuan Yuan of Liu Shen & Associates explain the complexities of trade mark licensing in Chinahttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3718667/Issues-in-trade-mark-licensing-sponsored-article.htmlFri, 19 May 2017 12:30:00 GMTNew Trademark Law, three years on (sponsored article)On January 4 2017, the Trademark Office (TMO) published the revised Trademark Examination and Review Standard (the Revised Standard); followed by the Provisions of the Supreme People’s Court on Trial of Administrative Litigations Involving the Granting and Affirmation of Trademark rights (Judicial Provisions) entering into effect on March 1 2017. Dan Chen of Unitalen Attorneys at Law shares her observations on the highlightshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3718655/New-Trademark-Law-three-years-on-sponsored-article.htmlFri, 19 May 2017 12:30:00 GMTLeaked WTO decision shakes tobacco industryThe tobacco industry got a rude awakening two weeks ago as a decision by the World Trade Organisation (WTO) supporting Australia’s plain packaging measures for cigarettes was apparently leakedhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3717476/Leaked-WTO-decision-shakes-tobacco-industry.htmlMon, 15 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTAll set for Barcelona?The world's IP practitioners will be heading to Barcelona next week for the IACC Spring Conference and the INTA Annual Meetinghttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3715856/All-set-for-Barcelona.htmlTue, 09 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTHostile to foreign IP rights? The numbers tell a different storyForeign IP owners should not be afraid of China. George Chan and Luna Lu explain why, using recent datahttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3713277/Hostile-to-foreign-IP-rights-The-numbers-tell-a-different-story.htmlThu, 04 May 2017 10:00:00 GMTCounting the costs of counterfeits in EuropeOver the past two years, the EU Observatory on Infringements of Intellectual Property Rights has published 11 studies measuring the impact of counterfeits in various industries. Its chief economist Nathan Wajsman spoke to Managing IP about the findings, methodology and challengeshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3711430/Counting-the-costs-of-counterfeits-in-Europe.htmlTue, 02 May 2017 08:00:00 GMTPeople and firm moves in Europe (April 2017)We round up news from Bristows, Cleveland Scott York, Dentons, Bryan Cave and Simmons & Simmonshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3713287/People-and-firm-moves-in-Europe-April-2017.htmlFri, 28 Apr 2017 11:15:00 GMTThe art of IP warShaun Tan reviews Paolo Beconcini's book "Rules of Engagement: Trade Mark Strategies, Protection and Enforcement in China"http://www.managingip.com/Article/3712975/The-art-of-IP-war.htmlThu, 27 Apr 2017 13:30:00 GMT