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Counsel share data tips and pitfallsCounsel at Brandit, a dating app and Hitachi discuss how data mining can aid IP enforcement, the pitfalls of storing too much data and filing strategies, 17 Jan 2020 10:00:00 GMTLawyers react to US plans to strengthen design patent enforcementIn-house and private practice lawyers say that proposed legislation could help companies fight counterfeiters and enforce design patents, though others say the bill raises prior art concerns, 14 Jan 2020 11:30:00 GMTManaging IP’s most-read stories in December 2019The reveal of our Top 50 in IP list, an important clarification in Amazon’s role in combating counterfeits and in-house tips on keeping a lid on IP costs were among the most-read stories in the final month of last year, 07 Jan 2020 11:30:00 GMTManaging IP’s most-read stories of the decadeA senior judge saying ‘bullshit’, a mental health and wellbeing focus, and tributes to inspirational figures who passed away are among Managing IP’s most-viewed articles in the last 10 years, 20 Dec 2019 09:00:00 GMTIn-house seek to capitalise on woke attitudes in counterfeit fightWith young consumers increasingly worried about social and environmental issues, brands can seek to capitalise in explaining the dangers of counterfeits, say counsel, 12 Dec 2019 14:30:00 GMTIn-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 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 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: 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 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 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 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 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 GMTAIPLA 2019: Being kind key to building client relationshipsA Johnson & Johnson IP counsel and other lawyers share tips on strengthening the relationship between in-house and outside counsel, 29 Oct 2019 10:30:00 GMTUS: TTAB expands generic inquiry to product packaging, 28 Oct 2019 10:00:00 GMTManaging IP survey: Wellbeing at workManaging IP is seeking in-house counsel views on wellbeing and mental health, including whether the IP profession is doing enough to foster positive workplace attitudes, 24 Oct 2019 14:15:00 GMTBusinesses fear counterfeit burden with China’s social credit systemThe threat of sanctions will be a strong motivation for companies to up their game to prevent IP infringement, according to industry experts, 21 Oct 2019 09:00:00 GMTManaging IP research deadlines this monthThe submission deadlines for the 50 Most Influential People in IP list and the 2020 edition of IP STARS are coming up this month, 21 Oct 2019 09:00:00 GMTUSPTO urged to ‘find someone who loves trademarks as much as Mary’Lawyers reflect on the ideal qualities for whoever replaces Mary Boney Denison, who is retiring as USPTO commissioner for trademarks at the end of this year, 18 Oct 2019 16:30:00 GMTBrand managers bemoan counterfeiting on new Chinese social media platformsWhile their hopes are pinned on China’s new e-commerce law, brand owners believe that platforms need to get their act together and work more with them, 15 Oct 2019 08:45:00 GMTCannabis in-house counsel reflect on federal trademark frustrationsIn-house counsel at US cannabis companies discuss how federal trademark restrictions for cannabis products have affected their businesses and IP strategies, 11 Oct 2019 16:45:00 GMTMindfulness and flexible working: in-house lawyers share wellbeing tipsOn World Mental Health Day we ask in-house lawyers and firms about wellbeing – as a survey reveals one in 16 younger attorneys has considered suicide, 10 Oct 2019 13:15:00 GMT