Trade mark - News©2019 Managing Intellectual Property60Trade mark - NewsIn-house: clarity over Amazon role should ease counterfeit burdenBrand owners in the fashion, appliances and jewellery sectors say an EU opinion should hopefully stop the e-commerce platform from acting merely as a seller, 11 Dec 2019 09:00:00 GMTRankings: Managing IP's Rising Stars 2019The 2019 edition of the Managing IP Rising Stars, produced by the IP STARS research team, is now available, 10 Dec 2019 16:00:00 GMTSenate hearing: more action needed to address fraudulent trademarksExperts said that challenging a trademark anonymously could help protect small businesses and explained why USPTO remedies haven’t been enough, 09 Dec 2019 09:30:00 GMTLawyers explain how to keep a lid on IP costsCompanies say it’s challenging to ensure that IP costs don’t spiral out of control, but that keeping close tabs on spending can allow businesses to stay within budget, 05 Dec 2019 14:00:00 GMTOne-minute survey: Does judicial recruitment need a shake-up?Managing IP is seeking your views on how adequate your IP judicial system is, from recruitment to retention and quality of judgments, 05 Dec 2019 11:15:00 GMTManaging IP’s most-read stories in November 2019An exclusive interview with Justice Huber of the German Federal Constitutional Court and the results of our survey on mental health and wellbeing were among the most read, 05 Dec 2019 08:45:00 GMTThe 50 most influential people in IP 2019Managing IP has picked influencers from a range of countries and specialisms for their notable efforts in shaping the IP landscape in 2019, 04 Dec 2019 13:30:00 GMT50 most influential people in IP 2019: judgesOur list includes 7 judges, the details of which you can find below along with the full list of names that make up the Top 50, 04 Dec 2019 13:15:00 GMT50 most influential people in IP 2019: public officialsOur list includes 9 public officials, the details of which you can find below along with the full list of names that make up the Top 50, 04 Dec 2019 13:00:00 GMT50 most influential people in IP 2019: notable individualsOur list includes 11 notable individuals, the details of which you can find below along with the full list of names that make up the Top 50, 04 Dec 2019 12:45:00 GMT50 most influential people in IP 2019: industry leadersOur list includes 15 industry leaders, the details of which you can find below along with the full list of names that make up the Top 50, 04 Dec 2019 12:30:00 GMT50 most influential people in IP 2019: IP authoritiesOur list includes 8 IP authorities, the details of which you can find below along with the full list of names that make up the Top 50, 04 Dec 2019 12:15:00 GMTFrom pass rates to pay: a guide to judicial recruitment in EuropeWith England and Wales in need of IP judges, we ask experts in six European countries to explain their judicial appointments system and whether it could work elsewhere, 03 Dec 2019 12:15:00 GMTOnline anti-counterfeiting progress sparks social media focusBrands say counterfeiters are turning more to social media platforms as traditional e-commerce providers become more engaged with IP owners, 29 Nov 2019 10:15:00 GMTSpecial report: Mental health and wellbeing in IPManaging IP surveyed in-house lawyers in a range of jurisdictions, industries and seniority to find out about the effects of working in a high stress environment and whether the IP profession is doing enough to foster positive workplace attitudes, 28 Nov 2019 14:00:00 GMT‘Law on steroids’: students reveal IP career expectationsStudents in the UK and Europe discuss what they expect from an IP career, whether they are opting for private practice or in-house and why IP is considered ‘playful’, 27 Nov 2019 11:00:00 GMTChina apex court Honda decision a boon for brand ownersThe landmark judgment diverges from previous rulings on OEM trademark infringement and will better protect brand owners, 27 Nov 2019 06:30:00 GMTEditorial: Mind matters, 25 Nov 2019 12:00:00 GMTIn-house lawyers reveal brand licensing strategiesHoneywell, Nestlé, Goodyear and Beanstalk explain how brand extension licensing can affect IP strategy and that it can turn infringers into licensees, 22 Nov 2019 16:15:00 GMT‘Amicus activity has never been more important’Counsel say that amicus briefs are a key form of IP advocacy but that lawyers need to balance filing with resource constraints, 20 Nov 2019 15:00:00 GMTSurvey: In-house lawyers unite to condemn lack of wellbeing awarenessNearly 90% of in-house lawyers think the legal industry needs to improve wellbeing awareness and many are in the dark about their own company’s efforts, 19 Nov 2019 09:30:00 GMTIn-house lawyers reveal networking best practicesLawyers in the advertising, food and technology sectors reflect on how listservs, IP organisations and social media can help them find outside counsel and promote their own companies, 15 Nov 2019 15:30:00 GMTIn-house lawyers share strategies for educating colleagues on IPCounsel from Nestlé, TGI Fridays, Perfumania and two other companies discuss the perks of using visual examples and sitting away from lawyers in the office, 13 Nov 2019 14:45:00 GMTSurvey: A third of in-house lawyers bullied regularlyPart two of our survey of in-house counsel reveals that lawyers admit having experienced bullying at work, but they are reticent to admit having done it themselves, 12 Nov 2019 15:30:00 GMTSurvey: Severe stress in IP profession causing ‘major mistakes’Part one of our survey of in-house counsel reveals stress has contributed to major mistakes and that leadership on work-life balance must come from the top, 07 Nov 2019 13:30:00 GMTUSPTO fees could ‘throw the good out with the bad’Practitioners question proposed patent and trademark fees for audits, letters of protest and PDFs, 01 Nov 2019 16:15:00 GMTAIPLA 2019: USPTO attorneys advise on TM use best practicesUSPTO attorneys explain why white backgrounds can raise red flags, 01 Nov 2019 14:00:00 GMTAIPLA 2019: ‘Why should we give away our code for free?’Lawyers say financial incentives are not the only way to help get employees to back a company's IP strategy, 01 Nov 2019 13:45:00 GMTManaging IP's most-read stories in October 2019An EPO interview and an article on cannabis trademarks were among the most-read stories of last month, 01 Nov 2019 08:45:00 GMTRubik’s Cube: a tricky trademark puzzleLawyers react after the EU General Court again rules on the validity of the Rubik’s Cube as a trademark, 20 years after the question was first asked, 30 Oct 2019 11:15:00 GMT