Transactional/Strategy and Trademarks©2020 Managing Intellectual Property60Transactional/Strategy and TrademarksKnowIt comes to Las VegasKnowIt: Intellectual Property in a Digital World will be held at Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas between May 11-14. It will cover a number of panel discussions on various IP issues including AI, privacy and the ethics of innovation, 21 Feb 2020 10:00:00 GMT‘Proof will be in pudding’ for China trade deal, say US lawyersLaw professors, in-house counsel and private practice lawyers say trade secrets are among the agreement’s most important provisions, and express mixed views on the deal’s efficacy, 14 Feb 2020 16:30:00 GMT‘Don’t be afraid to change’: in-house tips on proving IP valueCounsel in the entertainment, e-commerce and other sectors say that in-house teams should make tough decisions, even about long-standing clients, to allow cost-saving efficiencies, 13 Feb 2020 15:30:00 GMTLawyers say clear labelling can make difference for grey market goodsPractitioners discuss when brand licensees are liable for grey market imports and why labelling your products matters, 07 Feb 2020 20:15:00 GMTIn-house: AI tools useful but we ‘aren’t there yet’Counsel in the home appliances, technology and healthcare industries who use AI tools say they are generally useful and cost-effective but come with teething and reliability concerns, 07 Feb 2020 08:30:00 GMTManaging IP Americas Awards 2020 shortlists announcedManaging IP reveals the shortlists for the Americas Awards 2020 ceremony, which will be held on March 26 at the Lotte New York Palace, New York City, 05 Feb 2020 09:30:00 GMTManaging IP’s most-read stories in January 2020 (free)An assessment of Europe’s IP market, a strategy ‘bonfire’ and an insight into returning to work after parental leave were among our most-read stories last month, 04 Feb 2020 08:00:00 GMTBrands sound warning over ‘cluttered’ trademark register post-SkyKickIn-house counsel in the consumer goods, IT and e-commerce industries say the SkyKick ruling will please brands but warn they are not completely out of the woods, 30 Jan 2020 12:45:00 GMTManaging IP EMEA Awards 2020 shortlists announcedManaging IP reveals the shortlists for the EMEA Awards 2020 ceremony, which will be held on March 5 at the Marriott, Grosvenor Square, London, 30 Jan 2020 09:00:00 GMTKings of Europe: why do the 'big four' dominate IP?As France, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK are generally considered Europe’s IP ‘powerhouses’, Managing IP asks why and considers whether similar-sized jurisdictions can compete, 29 Jan 2020 10:30:00 GMTIP Australia interview: the shift towards digital intelligenceChief legal counsel Elizabeth Carroll shares views on the organisation’s most innovative developments, the phase-out of innovation patents and what can be expected in the coming 12 months, 29 Jan 2020 08:15:00 GMTMalaysia: Trademarks Act 2019 introduces new provisions to deal with counterfeiting, 21 Jan 2020 10:30:00 GMTHelp or headache? 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 GMTTaiwan: Taiwan’s IP Court is reshaped, 14 Jan 2020 14:45:00 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 GMT