Third section of UPC Central Division opening its doors in Milan on 27 June 2024

Meta Title: UPC‍ Central Division Expands to Milan ⁢with ​the Opening of its Third Section on 27 June 2024 Meta Description: Get all the details about UPC Central Division’s new section⁢ opening in ‍Milan⁤ on⁤ 27 June ​2024. Learn about the benefits, practical tips, and more in this comprehensive article. Introduction: On 27 ⁣June 2024,⁢ […]

Celebrating IP Stars 2017: top tier trade mark firm

Title: Celebrating IP Stars 2017: Top⁣ Tier Trade Mark⁣ Firm Introduction: In‌ the ‍world of intellectual property (IP), recognition and accolades from ‍reputable organizations⁤ hold a⁢ lot of weight. Each ⁤year, Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) conducts research to identify the leading firms and individuals in the IP world. In this ⁤article, we will delve into […]

Renewal reminders – obligations on applicants

Renewal reminders – obligations on applicants

Title: Renewal Reminders – ⁢Obligations ​on⁣ Applicants Introduction Renewal reminders are a crucial aspect of many applications, whether it’s for‍ a driver’s license, a ⁢professional certification, or a‌ subscription ⁤service. These⁣ reminders ⁢serve as a⁣ notification ⁣to the applicant that their current⁢ agreement or license is coming to an end and needs⁣ to be renewed […]

SPCs for NPEs? UK thinks yes but does the CJEU agree?

SPCs for NPEs? UK thinks yes but does the CJEU agree?

In recent years, the issue of whether Non-Practicing Entities (NPEs) are eligible to obtain Supplementary Protection Certificates (SPCs) has been a topic of discussion within the European Intellectual Property community. ‍While the UK seems to be in favor of granting SPCs ‌to NPEs, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ‌has yet to […]

Global patenting pitfalls: beware national restrictions concerning where to file first

Global patenting pitfalls: beware national restrictions concerning where to file first

Title: Global Patenting Pitfalls: Beware National Restrictions Concerning Where to File ‌First Introduction: When it comes to protecting your intellectual property through patents, navigating⁢ the global landscape can be a challenging task. One key consideration‌ to keep in mind is ‍the importance of ‌choosing the right‍ jurisdiction to ‌file your patent first. Different countries have […]

GC Stubs Out Imperial Tobacco Appeal in Player v Playa

Meta Title: GC Stubs ​Out Imperial Tobacco Appeal in Player v‌ Playa Meta Description: Get the latest information on the legal⁢ case of Player ‍v ⁢Playa, where GC successfully stubs​ out Imperial Tobacco’s appeal.‍ Discover the details ‍of the⁣ case and ⁤its implications in this comprehensive article. Introduction In a​ recent ⁢legal battle, GC was […]

Implementation timeline for the EU’s Digital Services Act

Implementation timeline for the EU’s Digital Services Act

Implementing the EU’s Digital Services Act⁢ (DSA) ‌is a significant⁤ step ⁤towards​ regulating online platforms ⁢and ensuring a safer digital environment for users. The DSA aims ‍to create‍ a comprehensive​ framework for digital services, including social media platforms, search engines, and online marketplaces, to ensure ⁢they take responsibility for the content they host and ⁢the […]

Nissan: renewal requests to be full and timely filed

Nissan: renewal requests to be full and timely filed

Nissan: Renewal Requests to be Full and Timely ⁢Filed When it comes to ⁣owning a Nissan vehicle, ensuring ‍that renewal requests are full and timely filed is essential to maintaining the ⁢car’s performance and longevity. Unfortunately, many ⁣owners overlook this important step, leading to potential issues​ down ⁣the line. In this article, we’ll delve‍ into […]

Enlarged Board of Appeal: new pending referral (G 1/13)

Enlarged Board of Appeal: new pending referral (G 1/13)

Title: Enlarged Board‌ of Appeal: New Pending Referral (G ⁤1/13) Introduction The Enlarged Board of Appeal⁤ (EBA) is a key body within the European Patent Office (EPO) responsible for ensuring the uniform application of the European Patent Convention (EPC). It is the highest ⁣judicial ​instance ‌at the EPO and plays a crucial role in maintaining […]

Mind the GAP! British American Group v GAP (ITM)

Mind the GAP! British American Group v GAP (ITM)

Title: Mind the GAP!‍ The British American Group vs. GAP (ITM) Lawsuit Explained Introduction: In the world ‍of fashion retail, disputes over trademarks, brand names, and intellectual property rights are not uncommon. One such‍ notable‍ case is ⁢the legal battle between the British American Group (BAG)‍ and​ GAP (ITM) over the use of the trademark […]