Managing IP Magazine©2019 Managing Intellectual Property60Managing IP MagazineHow to empower young IP lawyers to be leadersNicola Dagg, Daniel Lim and Katie Coltart of Kirkland & Ellis consider the modern challenges firms face to develop and retain young, talented lawyers and the all-round benefits of an empowering working culture, 31 Jul 2019 09:00:00 GMTAI and IP: the view from aboveManaging IP speaks to the directors of WIPO and the EUIPO to gauge their views on AI, asking how the technology can help the offices be more efficient and whether job losses are inevitable, 30 Jul 2019 09:30:00 GMTMission accomplished for trademark licenseesFollowing a US Supreme Court ruling on bankruptcy and trademarks, licensees should feel more secure about the rights that they have been permitted to use, says Robert Gerstein of Marshall, Gerstein & Borun, 29 Jul 2019 11:00:00 GMTIPR and PGR: a complex and shifting landscapeKarl Renner and Dorothy Whelan of Fish & Richardson reflect on the state of post-grant patent practice in the US, the evolution of the inter partes review and new developments on the horizon, 29 Jul 2019 10:30:00 GMTEditorial: IP machinations, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTThe new SPC Manufacturing Waiver – taking stockLaura Whiting and Alexandra Morgan of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer consider the reasons behind the adoption of the new SPC Manufacturing Waiver Regulation and reflect on whether the message sent out by the European institutions is consistent with their trade policy, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTCanada’s trademark landscape changesPhilip Lapin and Jamie-Lynn Kraft of Smart & Biggar assess developments in the Canadian trademark landscape, including the country’s accession to the Madrid Protocol, changes to the use requirement, amendments to the rules around distinctiveness and the ability to file applications for non-traditional trademarks, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTAre AI-related works copyrightable?Youping Ma and Guoquan Yang of Bridgeon assess a recent case concerning AI in which, among other questions, the issue of whether a software developer can be an author was assessed, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTThe IoT changes China’s IP landscapeZhifei An, Jian Zhang and Xiaoming Zhang of Liu Shen & Associates evaluate the impact of the IoT on data ownership, its relationship to blockchain, why the IoT is vulnerable to enforcement actions from NPEs and the race to patent technologies in this area, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTAfrica: The somnolent lion roars, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTAustria: Supreme Court rules on imported infringing goods, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTBrazil: Brazil set to enter Madrid system in October, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTChina Patent: China builds technical patent investigator system, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTChina Trademark: Courts set boundary around exhaustion of trademark rights, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTGermany: Supreme Court shows distrust of digital deadline management system, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTGreece: Greece introduces new pharmaceutical pricing provisions, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTIndia: Assessing Modi’s impact on India’s IP landscape, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTJapan: Analysing the first generic drug cartel case, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTJapan: What impact do generic drugs have on the Japanese market?, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTMexico: Mexico begins to accept non-conventional trademarks, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTMyanmar: Analysing Myanmar’s new law on GIs, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTNew Zealand: MBIE proposes amendments to IP legislation, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTPhilippines: IPOPHL becomes an ISA and Philippines joins the Apostille Convention, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTRussia: Patent Office relies on report from Academy of Sciences, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTSingapore: IPOS introduces new programmes to spur on innovation, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTSouth Korea: Korea updates rules on personalised medicines, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTTaiwan: Taiwan does not recognise a deposit made in an international depositary, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTTurkey: Brand owners must be careful about bringing criminal action for infringement, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTUS: Why do some marks fail to function as trademarks?, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMTVietnam: New free trade agreement with EU strengthens IP protection, 24 Jul 2019 12:00:00 GMT