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X trademark dispute; Amazon and EUIPO cooperation; Paul Frank heads to the metaverse – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at a rugby star’s widow in a trademark dispute with documentary makers, the Korean IP office cracking down on counterfeits, and much more.

03 October 2023

Can evidence of use submitted on appeal be accepted to defend against a non-use revocation action?

If a trademark registration is cancelled due to the owner's failure to respond to a non-use revocation action, the owner can still present evidence of use during the appeal stages.

29 September 2023

The clock is ticking: nominate now for the 2024 Industry Awards and WTR 300 before it's too late

There's only a few weeks left to nominate candidates for the prestigious WTR Industry Awards 2024 and the forthcoming edition of WTR 300.

28 September 2023

AI challenges; lookalike trends; green brands – takeaways from HGF’s IP in Retail conference

HGF hosted its IP in Retail conference in Manchester this week, delving into the trademark and brand-related dilemmas confronting retailers amidst these trying economic times.

28 September 2023

WTR Brand Elite analysis: August 2023

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The WTR Brand Elite dipped two points in August, mirroring minor falls across major stock markets. However, Dell Technologies bucked the general trend.

25 September 2023

How the Seiko Epson IP division directly supports commercial growth

A 200-strong IP division supports innovation and business growth at one of the world’s biggest printer technology companies.

14 September 2023

Nominate now to recognise the trademark industry’s leading lights

The nominations period is open for the prestigious WTR Industry Awards 2024 and the forthcoming edition of WTR 300: The World’s Leading Corporate Trademark Professionals.

06 September 2023

Casio enters NFT space; The Isley Brothers name dispute; IKEA most valuable Nordic brand – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at the latest law firm moves, deadly overdoses from counterfeit pills doubling in the United States, and much more.

05 September 2023

Bluesky Social: what brand protection professionals need to know about Twitter rival

WTR takes a look at the current brand protection ecosystem on the Bluesky Social platform, with our research identifying active impersonation accounts related to major brands.

25 August 2023

Apple Music dispute; USPTO to hold trademarks boot camp; UK Conservative MP accused of IP breach – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at a new Reebok store hinting at a brand comeback, Yemen adopting the Nice Classification 10th Edition, and much more.

25 August 2023

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