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In our latest round-up, we look at Hong Kong Customs making its biggest counterfeits haul in two years, and much more.
14 November 2023
Experts from key markets around the world reveal the technologies that are helping – and hindering – anti-counterfeiting efforts, as part of a new WTR enforcement guide.
09 October 2023
Over 20 specialised IP courts utilise the country’s laws – particularly its Code of Industrial Property – to halt infringement and prosecutive infringers. Concurrently, national Customs and border control efforts continue the good fight against the flow of offline fakes.
29 September 2023
The amendments notably introduce an express prohibition to the registration of signs that “evoke, usurp or imitate geographical indications and designations of origin protected under national or EU law”.
22 September 2023
Meera Chature Sankhari and Sheetal Sharma at Jupiter Law Partners examine landmark judgments from around the world to reveal the precedents shaping the legal framework surrounding NFTs and intellectual property.
10 August 2023
The judgment is significant in that it addresses the validity and infringement of 3D marks that are based on the shape of the packaging of a product, rather than the product itself.
15 June 2023
The new administrative procedure presents significant advantages for the protection of trademark rights compared to court actions, in terms of both the increased speed of the proceedings and the lower costs involved.
03 February 2023
The court held that, while the parodistic use of the Zorro character and trademarks was permissible under copyright law, it was unlawful under trademark law.
25 January 2023
Study finds few domain disputes over GIs in the EU, CCTLD operators concerned about burden of proposed system.
20 January 2023
The decision is particularly interesting in light of the future addition - from 1 January 2023 - of NFTs to the list of goods falling within Class 9.
30 November 2022
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