Trade Marks©2019 Managing Intellectual Property60Trade MarksINTA 2019: International judges discuss bad faith rules and developmentsJudges from Germany, Canada, China, the EU and the Andean Community discussed their stances on bad faith marks at INTA’s Annual Meeting in Boston yesterday, 20 May 2019 09:15:00 GMTINTA 2019: “Be a little less lawyerly,” says Johnson & Johnson counselJohnson & Johnson's chief trademark counsel shared some collaboration techniques for lawyers and marketers who, despite working together, speak different languages, 19 May 2019 13:15:00 GMTThe Corporate IP Stars 2019Managing Intellectual Property IP STARS has published its 2019 Corporate IP Stars, an annual list which recognises in-house IP practitioners, 18 May 2019 16:00:00 GMTFrom Brexit to social media: six key issues affecting IP and fashionIn-house counsel at Ted Baker and lawyers specialising in fashion discuss the key trends affecting IP and fashion, including how the landscape is set to become even more complex after Brexit, 16 May 2019 16:30:00 GMTSurvey: Visionary in-house approach needed to beat tech budget challengesWhile budgetary constraints are most likely to prevent brands from working with new technology tools, in-house counsel who adopt a visionary approach and solve problems earlier may succeed in securing funding, according to part two of a Managing IP survey, 16 May 2019 12:00:00 GMTWestern Digital: trademark enforcement tips from the front line in ChinaKaren Wang, senior legal counsel at hard disk drive maker Western Digital, shares her experiences of brand protection challenges in Asia and provides tips on how to manage enforcement actions, 15 May 2019 00:00:00 GMTAnalysis: USPTO “opens the door” for some cannabis marksThe USPTO’s examination guidelines for cannabis trademarks – in response to the 2018 Farm Bill – present a path forward for some brands, but leave much up to the FDA, 14 May 2019 06:30:00 GMTInternet of Things in India – Innovation and Protection, 13 May 2019 07:15:00 GMTArtificial Intelligence and Copyright, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMTCan Hashtags Be Registered As Trademark, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMTCopyright, Cover Versions and the Muddle, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMTPlayers Involved in Cybercrime & Role of Intermediaries, 13 May 2019 07:00:00 GMTLatent ability of Alternative Dispute Resolution to Resolve Intellectual Property Disputes, 13 May 2019 06:45:00 GMTIs Geographical Indications Sufficient to Aid to the Indian Economy, 10 May 2019 11:45:00 GMTSurvey: In-house TM counsel embrace a more business mindsetCounsel are increasingly expected to play the role of business partner, but more than 75% embrace these changes wholeheartedly, according to a Managing IP survey, 10 May 2019 10:15:00 GMTForrester Consulting releases report on Incopro’s TalismanForrester Consulting has carried out research into Incopro’s Talisman platform which aims to help companies respond to the threat of counterfeiters. Its report looks at a number of the service’s benefits, including increased revenues and legal compensation, 09 May 2019 12:30:00 GMTNotarised evidence collection causing headaches for in-house counsel in ChinaLack of punishment for those providing false evidence is a root cause of why businesses have a heavy burden of proof when trying to target IP infringers, 07 May 2019 07:00:00 GMTManaging IP’s most-read stories in April 2019The tragic death of an IP lawyer, a US Supreme Court case on scandalous trademarks and changes to China’s foreign investment rules were among the most popular stories in April, 03 May 2019 14:45:00 GMTFordham Conference: Outside counsel are "an extension of your brand"In-house lawyers from Google and other companies discussed how they work internally and with outside counsel at the Fordham IP Conference, with the Google counsel explaining why he has had to fire attorneys in the past, 03 May 2019 07:30:00 GMTMeet Managing IP's team at the INTA Annual Meeting in BostonManaging IP and IP STARS representatives will be in Boston from May 18 to May 22 for the 141st INTA Annual Meeting, where you can meet the team at booth 504/506, 01 May 2019 11:00:00 GMTJoin us for the “IP and cannabis in Mexico” webinar on May 14Managing IP and Olivares will be hosting a webinar on “IP and cannabis in Mexico”, discussing issues such as corporate perspectives and regulatory developments, 01 May 2019 10:00:00 GMTMyanmar's new trademark law leaves brand owners in the darkFrom creating an IP office to dealing with transitional issues for existing trademarks, starting from scratch is no easy task, 29 Apr 2019 02:45:00 GMTWorld IP Day 2019: The athletes and football clubs that dominate trademarksIn light of World IP Day 2019’s focus on sport, Managing IP examines the different ways in which IP affects sport, including how Usain Bolt and Manchester United make use of trademarks, 26 Apr 2019 10:45:00 GMTCounterfeiting and trade secret theft top IP concerns in China, say counselIn-house counsel in China, including from General Motors and Sanofi, discuss domestic market trends and predictions ahead of Managing IP’s Global IP & Innovation Summit 2019, which takes place in Shanghai in June, 25 Apr 2019 04:15:00 GMTCorporate restructuring may strengthen cannabis marksLawyers discuss ways to navigate the USPTO’s restrictive policy on registering cannabis-related trademarks, including separating businesses into distinct legal entities, 23 Apr 2019 14:15:00 GMT“Approachable and instrumental”: Baker McKenzie’s global chair, Paul Rawlinson, passes awayPaul Rawlinson, a London-based IP lawyer who was global chair of Baker McKenzie, has passed away at the age of 56, 17 Apr 2019 16:00:00 GMTIceland v Iceland: EUIPO turns up heat on descriptivenessFollowing a request from Iceland’s government, the EUIPO has invalidated Iceland Foods’ trademark in a decision that shows how rights owners must give solid evidence to overcome an increasingly strict approach to descriptiveness, 16 Apr 2019 16:15:00 GMTScandalous TM case may not follow Tam, as many predictedThe US Supreme Court heard arguments in a case on scandalous trademarks on Monday, and the line of questioning suggests a reversal is possible, 16 Apr 2019 06:00:00 GMTBrazil move to ratify Madrid Protocol splits opinionAs Brazil takes the final steps in a nearly 20-year-long process to ratify the Madrid Protocol, trademark lawyers have mixed views on the potential impact, 13 Apr 2019 03:30:00 GMTManaging IP survey: The changing role of the trademark counselManaging IP is seeking views from in-house trademark lawyers on the changing nature of their role and what they think about it, 12 Apr 2019 09:45:00 GMT