Designs: A Global Guide 2020

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A simple, easy-to-use digest of some of the main issues involved in the protection, enforcement and exploitation of designs.

Special focus

Policing global markets for designs infringement

GLP Intellectual Property Office

EU design case law – another challenge for the car industry?

Kuhnen & Wacker

Designs and the impact of visibility: what you see is what you get

Laurent & Charras

Designs – protecting fashion in the United States with IP rights

McAndrews, Held & Malloy Ltd

Recent design revisions in Japan

TMI Associates

Country chapters

Protecting and enforcing design rights: Canada

Smart & Biggar

Protecting and enforcing design rights: China

Lung Tin Intellectual Property Agent Ltd

Protecting and enforcing design rights: Germany

Krieger Mes & Graf v der Groeben

Protecting and enforcing design rights: Greece

Dr Helen G Papaconstantinou and Partners Law Firm

Protecting and enforcing design rights: India

LexOrbis

Protecting and enforcing design rights: Israel

Naschitz Brandes Amir & Co

Protecting and enforcing design rights: Japan

Shiga International Patent Office

Protecting and enforcing design rights: Mexico

Becerril, Coca & Becerril SC

Protecting and enforcing design rights: Russia

Gorodissky & Partners (Moscow)

Protecting and enforcing design rights: Switzerland

Beutler Künzi Stutz AG

Protecting and enforcing design rights: United Kingdom

Elkington and Fife LLP

Protecting and enforcing design rights: United States

Banner & Witcoff, Ltd

Protecting and enforcing design rights: Spain

PADIMA Fresh IP Atelier