MIP Sept 2018 168
Managing IP’s is now online. September issue
focuses on Section 101 in the US, which governs patentable subject matter. We reveal new data that suggests findings of invalidity have dropped since cover story Berkheimer v HP, the most important US subject matter eligibility case of 2018, and analyse the reasons for this.
Also featured in the issue is:
· European in-house IP counsel discussing the
prospects and problems of personalised medicine.
· AWA Asia’s IP strategy and patent team in Beijing looking at
the China FinTech market, discussing available IP protection mechanisms and considering how revised guidelines could provide opportunities.
· Dmitry Andreev analysing
issues in patenting blockchain-related technologies.
· A European trade mark double header, with David Stone discussing the
difficulties of registering and enforcing shape trade marks in the European Union, and Managing IP analysing the most-important recent trade mark-related rulings from the CJEU, including cases involving Nestle, Puma, Louboutin and Red Bull.
· Vincent Violago and Nikko Quevada tak a look at
AI and the issue of bias, including discussing patents directed to bias mitigation.
· We reveal
the highest US patent damages awards so far this year, and reveal why higher damages may now be more achievable.
also features our international briefings, bringing updates from around the globe (also listed below), as well as our regular issue of IP curiosities and controversies. Utynam column
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The September issue’s international briefings:
Africa: African governments show increased interest in IP protection Australia: Change to Patent Examiners Manual creates uncertainty Austria: When is joint use of trade marks allowed? Brazil: Brazil offers attractive battleground for enforcing patents Canada: Examining different forms of protection for personality rights EPO: Applicant is responsible for checking patent text Europe: Messi scores trade mark goal at EU General Court France: Law on national domain images changes Germany: Determining litigation value in patent appeals India: Court rules in favour of Phillips in SEP dispute Japan: Examining proposed amendments to evidence collection procedures Malaysia: One Belt One Road brings opportunity and risk Mexico: Public order, morals and good customs prevent trade mark Netherlands: Supreme Court rules on role of description in claim interpretation Philippines: Breeding a superior duck Russia: Starbucks wins trade mark battle with One Bucks Coffee Singapore: Singapore ranked most innovative non-European country in world South Korea: Patenting a food-related invention in Korea Taiwan: IP office allows deferred examination of design applications Thailand: Supreme Court provides guidance on honest concurrent use Turkey: TPTO refuses trade mark solely due to bad faith UK: Patenting computer-implemented inventions US: Court allows laches defence in cancellation case
Vietnam: New Law on Competition impacts IP
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