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Inside HDMI Licensing Administrator’s unique IP pool strategy

As HDMI Licensing Administrator celebrates its 20th anniversary this year, its IP leaders are reflecting on the unique aspects of the IP pool as they make plans to grow beyond that number – with trademark strategy central to their success.

04 May 2022

WTR Industry Awards winners revealed as brand leaders convene in Washington DC

In-house excellence has been celebrated at Washington DC’s Planet Word Museum, with the winners of this year’s WTR Industry Awards announced at an exclusive champagne reception.

03 May 2022

Disney reclaims brand intimacy top spot as tech giants drop in rankings

Disney has resumed its position at the top of MBLM’s annual Brand Intimacy Study, as leading tech brands Apple, Amazon and Google all drop in the rankings.

28 April 2022

Takeaways from the first NFT infringement case in China

China's Hangzhou Internet Court handed down a first-of-its-kind judgment in a dispute over the alleged infringement of a non-fungible token published on a trading platform.

28 April 2022

Meta targeted in anti-counterfeiting suit; ARIPO calls for Seychelles IP plan; Disney launches homeware brand – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at 21,000 counterfeiting cases being solved in China in 2021, most UK consumers opposing plain packaging on unhealthy food, and much more.

26 April 2022

Honda launches 3D printing clampdown; Match Group wins court battle; China to regulate fonts – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at ICANN contributing $1 million to the Emergency Telecommunications Cluster, Bryan F Moore being named ITC administrative law judge, and much more.

22 April 2022

Energy sector brands on the up as stock markets stabilise: WTR Brand Elite analysis

While our indices of brand-focused companies lost ground to other stock market indices, there were a number of industries that performed well.

21 April 2022

Russia forming brand boycott list; CITMA elects president; IPOS warns of impersonation scam – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at a rise in the number of people reporting fake goods in the Philippines, Estonia joining the EUIPO’s blockchain initiative, and much more.

15 April 2022

Supreme Administrative Court considers effect of shifting class categories on scope of protection

The court ruled that trademark owners shall not be at fault in non-use revocation actions when the TIPO has changed its interpretation of the goods/services classification.

12 April 2022

Online marketplaces in Egypt that should be on counterfeit enforcement radars

In the next instalment of our regular series identifying the digital marketplaces that brand owners should monitor as part of their global anti-counterfeiting efforts, we head to Egypt.

11 April 2022

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