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Cannabis counterfeits; the campus consequence of Brunetti; and Anheuser-Busch eyes esports market: news digest 

In our latest news round-up, we look at how Alibaba is seeking increased brand engagement, Anheuser-Busch making a play for the esports industry, a USPTO call for comments, Albania’s accession to the Geneva Act and much more.

Cannabis counterfeits; the campus consequence of <em>Brunetti</em>; and Anheuser-Busch eyes esports market: news digest 

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13 May 2019

Procedures and strategies for anti-counterfeiting: Western Balkans

With a population of more than 20 million divided among seven jurisdictions, the Western Balkans has the potential to be a fertile ground for the production and distribution of counterfeit goods. Due to its geographical location, the Western Balkans is well connected to other regions and continents. Read more

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18 May 2017

Western Balkans

With a population of more than 20 million divided among seven jurisdictions, the Western Balkans has the potential to be a fertile ground for the production and distribution of counterfeit goods. Read more

Enforcement and litigation

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13 May 2019

Procedures and strategies for anti-counterfeiting: Western Balkans

With a population of more than 20 million divided among seven jurisdictions, the Western Balkans has the potential to be a fertile ground for the production and distribution of counterfeit goods. Due to its geographical location, the Western Balkans is well connected to other regions and continents. Read more

11 Jul 2018

Albania introduces new trademark regulation – what you need to know

A new trademark regulation has entered into force in Albania, clarifying a range of issues raised by the changes to the Industrial Property Law introduced in March 2017. Read more

21 Dec 2017

Litigation procedures and strategies: Albania

In Albania, the Law on Industrial Property, being the main applicable law, has been subject to various amendments. We look at the key changes, and how they affect prosecution and enforcement strategies. Read more

27 Apr 2017

Albania amends Industrial Property Law but important issues remain unaddressed

Multiple changes to the Albanian Industrial Property Law have entered into force with the aim to harmonise Albanian law with the EU acquis. However, many important issues remain unaddressed and IP professionals fear that certain changes may adversely affect Albanian IP case law. Read more

Trademark law

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11 Jul 2018

Albania introduces new trademark regulation – what you need to know

A new trademark regulation has entered into force in Albania, clarifying a range of issues raised by the changes to the Industrial Property Law introduced in March 2017. Read more

21 Dec 2017

Litigation procedures and strategies: Albania

In Albania, the Law on Industrial Property, being the main applicable law, has been subject to various amendments. We look at the key changes, and how they affect prosecution and enforcement strategies. Read more

27 Apr 2017

Albania amends Industrial Property Law but important issues remain unaddressed

Multiple changes to the Albanian Industrial Property Law have entered into force with the aim to harmonise Albanian law with the EU acquis. However, many important issues remain unaddressed and IP professionals fear that certain changes may adversely affect Albanian IP case law. Read more

27 Jan 2017

Proposed amendments to Law on Industrial Property

The Council of Ministers has approved the draft law “On some changes and amendments to Law No 9947, dated July 7 2008, on Industrial Property”. Among other things, the draft law introduces a definition of what constitutes a ‘trademark’, provides for the first time that a trademark application can be refused if it violates the rights conferred by an unregistered trademark, and introduces a new mechanism for the revocation and invalidation of a registered trademark. Read more

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