Region: International

INTA report calls for further research on the effects of pandemic for women in IP

INTA’s Women’s LeadershIP Initiative has called for further research into women's career opportunities in intellectual property, after finding that the pandemic has not reversed a global trend towards gender parity in senior leadership roles across industries.

22 September 2022

If the shoe doesn’t fit… panel finds that UDRP did not apply on the facts

Panels under the UDRP are not a general domain name court and the UDRP is not designed to adjudicate all disputes of any kind that relate in any way to domain names.

20 September 2022

Concern over WHOIS proposals; Trademark Plus responds to criticism; Global IP Awards 2022 winners; 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.

18 September 2022

Celebrating law firm excellence: 2022 Global IP Awards winners revealed

Firms recognised for knowledge, insight and achievements over last 12 months

16 September 2022

WHOIS disclosure report sparks concern as ICANN75 looms

Brand owners are preparing their response to a newly released proposal for a system giving access to WHOIS data.

15 September 2022

Diversity and inclusion in IP: WTR wants your views

We want to hear your opinions on D&I initiatives in the trademark workplace and wider industry as part of a new, free survey.

14 September 2022

Domino match: complainant fails to prove bad-faith registration and use

The decision illustrates several points that are worth bearing in mind when filing a complaint to obtain the transfer of a domain name that includes a seemingly generic term.

13 September 2022

E-commerce platforms unite in Asia; behind the scenes at new domain blocking service; WTR launches intelligence hubs; 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.

11 September 2022

When registrars and their proxy services enable abuse, liability may follow

This week’s Saturday opinion argues that it is in the interest of privacy to support actions geared toward weeding out bad actors in the DNS space.

10 September 2022

“It’s high time someone does this”: new domain blocking service prepares for launch

A new brand protection offering seeks to make abusive name blocking easy across all TLDs.

06 September 2022

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