Litigation/Dispute Resolution and Trademarkshttp://www.managingip.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2917©2019 Managing Intellectual Property60Litigation/Dispute Resolution and TrademarksLawyers commend Turkey decision on TM non-useLawyers react as Turkey’s Supreme Court ends years of speculation caused by the transition from one IP law to another by ruling that trademarks can be cancelled retroactivelyhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3887686/Lawyers-commend-Turkey-decision-on-TM-non-use.htmlWed, 07 Aug 2019 08:00:00 GMTReaction as reputation trumps use in Claridge’s caseAs luxury hotel Claridge’s successfully defends its mark against a UK candle maker, lawyers say the decision reinforces the benefits of acquiring a reputation but that there are pitfalls in showing genuine usehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3887000/Reaction-as-reputation-trumps-use-in-Claridges-case.htmlFri, 02 Aug 2019 10:30:00 GMTUSPTO testifies about fraudulent TMsThe office was asked about fines for fraudulent actors during a recent Congress hearing, where one lawmaker claimed that Chinese e-commerce platforms are doing more than their US counterparts to stamp out counterfeitshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3886238/USPTO-testifies-about-fraudulent-TMs.htmlMon, 29 Jul 2019 11:15:00 GMTJudicial diversity data: odds ‘stacked against’ solicitorsThe judiciary’s latest statistics show some progress on representation of female and BAME judges in England and Wales, but solicitors continue to miss out. Managing IP looks at the data and asks what the IP profession can do to increase diversityhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3884133/Judicial-diversity-data-odds-stacked-against-solicitors.htmlTue, 16 Jul 2019 17:30:00 GMTInterpol: governments 'don’t think' IP crime is a problemFrom tracking trends to updating its data sharing policies, Interpol’s illicit goods unit officer tells Managing IP how its anti-counterfeiting programmes are keeping pace with IP crimehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3884034/Interpol-governments-dont-think-IP-crime-is-a-problem.htmlTue, 16 Jul 2019 10:15:00 GMTIPR Center: “We still have companies who don’t know we exist”Steve Francis, director of the National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center (IPR Center), tells Managing IP about its brand protection support for small businesses, the importance of IP education and the counterfeiting challenges that brands facehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3883571/IPR-Center-We-still-have-companies-who-dont-know-we-exist.htmlFri, 12 Jul 2019 13:45:00 GMTDon’t bury good points “under sea of dross,” says Judge CarrThe High Court justice says it’s irritating when people take numerous points “indiscriminately,” how it’s essential for top QCs to join the judiciary and that he won’t refer cases on the SPC Regulation any more, in an exclusive discussion with Managing IPhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3882991/Dont-bury-good-points-under-sea-of-dross-says-Judge-Carr.htmlWed, 10 Jul 2019 09:00:00 GMTHong Kong’s IP director: planning for 2020 and beyondDavid Wong provides updates on Hong Kong’s original grant patent system and its application of the Madrid Protocol, and provides his outlook on innovative technology in service deliveryhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3883120/Hong-Kongs-IP-director-planning-for-2020-and-beyond.htmlWed, 10 Jul 2019 01:15:00 GMTMixed views on India’s proposed anti-counterfeiting policyBrand owners in India believe that strict penalties need to be in place for the policy to have teeth, but e-commerce platforms think otherwisehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3882690/Mixed-views-on-Indias-proposed-anti-counterfeiting-policy.htmlMon, 08 Jul 2019 08:30:00 GMTWhat’s keeping the FBI's IP chief up at nightSteven Shapiro tells Managing IP his concerns about modern IP crime, but also shares his strategies and reasons for hopehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3882239/Whats-keeping-the-FBIs-IP-chief-up-at-night.htmlFri, 05 Jul 2019 09:15:00 GMTUSPTO releases new rules for non-US domiciled TM applicantsNon-US domiciled trademark applicants, registrants and parties to Trademark Trial and Appeal Board proceedings will have to be represented by a US-qualified lawyerhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3882325/USPTO-releases-new-rules-for-non-US-domiciled-TM-applicants.htmlThu, 04 Jul 2019 18:00:00 GMTMIP Global IP & Innovation Summit 2019 – Key takeawaysSkilful techniques in evidence collection, the latest proposed changes to China’s Patent Law and trade secret protection tips were just some of the topics discussed at the conference, held in Shanghai on June 26http://www.managingip.com/Article/3882051/MIP-Global-IP-and-Innovation-Summit-2019Key-takeaways.htmlWed, 03 Jul 2019 08:00:00 GMTInnovation and litigation summit – key takeawaysSpeakers at Managing IP’s inaugural innovation and litigation summit at the Fairmont in San Francisco discussed topics ranging from using data in IP to litigation strategies at the PTAB and ITChttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3879871/Innovation-and-litigation-summitkey-takeaways.htmlFri, 21 Jun 2019 12:15:00 GMTPreview: WIPO director general predicts AI liability changesFrancis Gurry says liability in the event of AI-related accidents could shift from traditional interpretations, and that he rejects the idea of affording patent protection to machine inventorshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3879472/Preview-WIPO-director-general-predicts-AI-liability-changes.htmlThu, 20 Jun 2019 09:00:00 GMTEUIPO getting tough on distinctiveness after Adidas dealt three-stripe trademark blow, say lawyersReacting to the news that one of Adidas’s trademarks has been declared invalid, lawyers say the EUIPO and EU courts are hardening their stance on trademarks that have not acquired distinctiveness throughout the EUhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3879605/EUIPO-getting-tough-on-distinctiveness-after-Adidas-dealt-three-stripe-trademark-blow-say-lawyers.htmlWed, 19 Jun 2019 16:45:00 GMTIP Owners Association to launch updated gender parity toolkitLeaders of the IPO’s Women in IP subcommittee share how their upcoming toolkit for gender parity will be bigger, better, and easier to use than the lasthttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3879311/IP-Owners-Association-to-launch-updated-gender-parity-toolkit.htmlTue, 18 Jun 2019 15:00:00 GMTPreview: An interview with Richard ArnoldUK High Court judge Mr Justice Arnold speaks about how judges can set the agenda and dealing with obfuscating counsel in an exclusive interview with Managing IPhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3878194/Preview-An-interview-with-Richard-Arnold.htmlWed, 12 Jun 2019 10:00:00 GMTJudge tries to “up the standard” for TM use requirements in CanadaCanadian federal judge Michael Manson goes over two recent cases – Lush and Dollar General – and tells Managing IP why the Lush case "bothers" himhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3877871/Judge-tries-to-up-the-standard-for-TM-use-requirements-in-Canada.htmlMon, 10 Jun 2019 07:45:00 GMTFBI on anti-counterfeiting: “collaborate early and often with law enforcement”Anti-counterfeiting specialists from the FBI and Interpol reveal the challenges they face; from data privacy rules to public perceptionhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3877406/FBI-on-anti-counterfeiting-collaborate-early-and-often-with-law-enforcement.htmlThu, 06 Jun 2019 10:15:00 GMTSpecial report: The changing role of the in-house trademark counselManaging IP surveyed in-house lawyers in a range of jurisdictions and industries throughout April and May to find out how their role is changing and what they can do in responsehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3877192/Special-report-The-changing-role-of-the-in-house-trademark-counsel.htmlWed, 05 Jun 2019 09:00:00 GMTSpeaking a common language: The changing relationship between IP law firms, in-house IP and their technology providersCPA Global worked with Managing IP and Thought Leadership Consulting to compile findings on what in-house counsel look for in external IP firms, what law firms look for when co-operating with other IP firms and what firms and in-house counsel seek from technology providershttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3877060/Speaking-a-common-language-The-changing-relationship-between-IP-law-firms-in-house-IP-and-their.htmlTue, 04 Jun 2019 13:00:00 GMTForrester Consulting releases report on Incopro’s TalismanRecent research conducted by Forrester consulting on behalf of Incopro showed that their technology provided clients with a 305% ROI over the course of the contract. In a rapidly growing industry that has traditionally struggled to demonstrate its impact, these tangible statistics show the impact and importance of a solutionhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3873076/Forrester-Consulting-releases-report-on-Incopros-Talisman.htmlTue, 04 Jun 2019 11:30:00 GMTEUIPO director: humans “will be replaced” but still requiredChristian Archambeau discusses some challenges that the EUIPO faces, and how he plans to use new technologies – including blockchain and AI – to helphttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3876982/EUIPO-director-humans-will-be-replaced-but-still-required.htmlTue, 04 Jun 2019 09:15:00 GMTLawyers head to Ireland to secure IP audience rightsA lack of clarity over Brexit is leading more lawyers to seek to secure their rights in Ireland, including rights of audience before the CJEU and EUIPO and access to the EU markethttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3876574/Lawyers-head-to-Ireland-to-secure-IP-audience-rights.htmlFri, 31 May 2019 15:00:00 GMTHow to tackle parallel imports with website blocking ordersWebsite injunctions are difficult to circumvent and can therefore be a very useful practical remedy for trying to deter parallel imports, say Mark Lewis and Charlotte Tanner of Kemp Littlehttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3875965/How-to-tackle-parallel-imports-with-website-blocking-orders.htmlWed, 29 May 2019 12:00:00 GMTIn-house TM counsel can survive the “scary” AI eraPart three of a Managing IP survey shows that counsel need to adapt to changes brought by AI, but they are more in control of their destiny than they might thinkhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3875785/In-house-TM-counsel-can-survive-the-scary-AI-era.htmlTue, 28 May 2019 15:00:00 GMTINTA 2019: Amazon issues call to arms to fight cyberfraudAmazon is investing in technology to protect brands on its marketplace, but insists that brands’ cooperation is crucialhttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3875711/INTA-2019-Amazon-issues-call-to-arms-to-fight-cyberfraud.htmlTue, 28 May 2019 09:00:00 GMTINTA 2019: FIFA and Visa reveal advertising-IP challengesIn-house counsel from FIFA and Visa shared their strategies for IP management in advertising campaigns and debunked myths around use of imageshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3875470/INTA-2019-FIFA-and-Visa-reveal-advertising-IP-challenges.htmlFri, 24 May 2019 10:00:00 GMTINTA 2019: Outside counsel must share Starbucks’ values, says in-house lawyerIn a talk about standardising ethical and sustainable practices in the legal industry, Starbucks’ IP counsel said that external lawyers who the company works with must have diverse backgroundshttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3875297/INTA-2019-Outside-counsel-must-share-Starbucks-values-says-in-house-lawyer.htmlThu, 23 May 2019 12:15:00 GMTThe latest lawyer movesRecent hires in the IP world include Violetta Kokolus joining Ropes & Gray as a partner and three new IP practitioners joining Greenberg Traurig in Minneapolishttp://www.managingip.com/Article/3875296/The-latest-lawyer-moves.htmlThu, 23 May 2019 12:00:00 GMT