Top stories 2022; Amazon liability decision reactions; new diversity report; and much more

Everything we covered on WTR over the festive period – and all you need to know from the world of trademarks to set yourself up for the start of another busy week.

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Tuesday 3 January

We reveal the top trademark stories of 2022.

Iraq orders a trademark violation crackdown, INTA files a US Supreme Court amicus brief, and more.


Wednesday 4 January

IP agencies and industry groups sound off in support of proposed US Federal Trade Commission anti-scam rules.

A local IP expert reveals various counterfeit hotspots in Canada.


Thursday 5 January

Christian Louboutin counsel react to a CJEU ruling that could see Amazon held liable for adverts promoting fake goods.

Industry hails the signing of the INFORM Consumers Act in January’s legislation and IP policy watch.


Friday 6 January

Fashion brands flourish as stock markets rebound in the latest WTR Brand Elite analysis.

Brazil deposits the Hague Agreement, the USPTO amends its Trademark ID Manual, and more.


Saturday 7 January

Balenciaga, Hermès and Louis Vuitton team up against counterfeiters in New York, offering a positive example of brands uniting against a common enemy.

You may have missed…

Returning from the festive break? Here’s what you may have missed on the WTR platform over the holidays:

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