Managing IP Magazine©2019 Managing Intellectual Property60Managing IP MagazineIP law: are the pressures taking their toll?Following World Mental Health Day, Max Walters seeks the views of in-house professionals on whether they struggle with workplace pressures, and asks how to improve wellbeing, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTEmployee-inventor compensation: a cross-border comparisonMembers of the Simmons & Simmons international practice examine a UK Supreme Court decision on inventor compensation and compare how courts across Europe and in China are approaching similar situations, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTIP in space: 50 years since the moon landingAndrew White of Mathys & Squire reviews the potential for protecting IP in the space sector and provides some practical tips, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTBrands with purpose: forming trademark strategiesCompanies are increasingly adopting brands tied to specific values or aims, but they should tread carefully when it comes to trademarks, says Jessica Le Gros of Baker McKenzie, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTPatent term extensions on the horizonThe introduction of patent term extensions is a positive step as China looks to become an IP powerhouse, but further clarification is needed, say Xiaofan Chen and Hai Liu of AWA Asia, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTAdvertising in an immersive world: what are the IP issues?Yohan Liyanage and Tracy Lu of Linklaters consider the IP issues that businesses could face in the EU when advertising or selling products using “extended reality” technologies, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTRankings: The top firms for PCT work this yearManaging IP’s annual survey ranks the top Patent Cooperation Treaty filers in the main patenting jurisdictions. Data compiled by CPA Global, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTComparing the approach to AI patent applications in the US and ChinaYouping Ma and Guoquan Yang of Bridgeon compare the stances taken by US and Chinese examiners on AI-related patent applications, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTThe intersection between IP and the Internet of ThingsGuang Hou and Juan Wang of Liu Shen analyse changes to law in China concerning the Internet of Things, including amendments to graphical user interface design requirements and the handling of data, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTAnalysing reasonable protection scope in medical use claimsWu Xiaohui of Wanhuida assesses when a medical use claim is supported by the patent description, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTBattle of judges on unexpected and remarkable effectTakanori Abe of Abe & Partners analyses a case which evaluates what to compare to determine unexpected and remarkable effect, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTAfrica: A trademark judgment that will please multinationals, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTBrazil: Renowned marks gain increasing recognition, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTChina Patent: Patentee convicted of extortion, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTChina Trademark: SPC reverses its precedent on original equipment manufacturing, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTGermany: CJEU clarifies the impact of a declaration, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTGreece: Court rules on burden of proof in patented process case, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTIndia: Understanding the functioning of the Trade Marks Registry, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTLaos: Accelerating patent application prosecution, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTMalaysia: Does the new Trademarks Act 2019 advantage plaintiffs?, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTMexico: Real and effective use of a trademark, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTPhilippines: Regulating vaping, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTRussia: Dura lex sed lex, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTSingapore: Maintaining top position in Asia for IP rights protection, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTSouth Korea: Seeking IP protection for medical devices, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTTaiwan: Patent Act introduces tight time limits in invalidation proceedings, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTTurkey: Patent and Trademark Office publishes New Trademark Examination Guideline, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTUS: TTAB enters judgment based on finding of wilful evasion, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTVietnam: Is site blocking the solution to online piracy?, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTUtynam’s HeirsA column devoted to IP curiosities and controversies, named in honour of John of Utynam, 22 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMT