Region: International

UDRP panels should not “plug the information gap”

The decision provides a useful reminder to parent/holding companies intending to file a UDRP complaint based on a subsidiary’s trademark rights.

12 October 2022

IBA launches mentorship toolkit to empower women in legal

The IBA Women Lawyers’ Committee Mentorship Toolkit provides a mini industry benchmark for law firms that recognise the business case for tackling gender disparity.

11 October 2022

Five minutes with… INTA CEO Etienne Sanz de Acedo

WTR sits down with Etienne Sanz de Acedo for a conversation about the evolution of the association and plans for the 2023 Annual Meeting in Singapore.

10 October 2022

USPTO foreign sponsorship scam; Grab enforcement strategy; IP policy news; and much more

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

09 October 2022

UPS law firm diversity scheme winners revealed as corporate DEI programmes push on despite challenges

Despite some bumps in the road, the momentum behind corporate schemes to drive DEI in the law firm sector are clearly gathering momentum.

08 October 2022

Thinking outside the box: how to formulate a total business solution for brand protection

After years of research, Jeremy M Wilson, professor at the Michigan State University School of Criminal Justice, has co-published a book which details a new, total business approach to brand protection.

05 October 2022

Five minutes with… ByteDance

WTR takes a closer look at ByteDance’s global IP strategy in a new Q&A series.

05 October 2022

Ben & Jerry’s adds to Unilever spat; Peloton and Lulemon settle; OpSec launches authentication product – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at reports that only 10% of SMEs are registering EU IP rights, offices responding to the WIPO GII, ICANN participating in EU Cybersecurity Month, and much more.

04 October 2022

Legislation and IP policy watch: the current state of play

Our new monthly column tracks trademark and related policy developments, and follows the progress of major bills, from around the world.

03 October 2022

Brand protection 2027; the future of WHOIS; USPTO address requirement battle; and much more

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

02 October 2022

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