Topic: Anti-counterfeiting

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Landmark ruling could turn the tide against trademark hijackers in China

The Fujian High Court has upheld a ruling finding against persistent trademark hijackers, a critical issue in China’s IP landscape. DLA Piper’s Horace Lam and Allen Xu explore why the case is such a big step forward for brand owners in China.

14 July 2022

Notable trends in trademark litigation and enforcement in China: takeaways from QBPC’s top 10 cases lists

QBPC’s selected cases highlight new methods of calculating damages and compensation, the use of big data, and increased cooperation between authorities and businesses.

13 July 2022

IPOPHL looks to the future; Madrid fees adjusted; Buy Safe America Coalition warning – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at Hong Kong seizing $400,000 worth of counterfeits, USPTO modernising assignment request process, and much more.

12 July 2022

Trademark solicitation scammer jailed; Korean drama counterfeit plotline outrage; NielsenIQ and GfK combine – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at Amazon launching a new anonymised shopper service, the top retail apps in Asia-Pacific, and much more.

08 July 2022

Regulating online shopping after the pandemic

The growth of e-commerce and m-commerce is making life easy for counterfeiters, but legislators and courts may yet come to the rescue of IP owners, while consumers are becoming more receptive to messages about brand integrity.

07 July 2022

Good news for Huawei as PTO and IP Police coordinate successful raid against Lima shopping centre

The authorities seized a large number of counterfeit items bearing the HUAWEI trademarks that were being sold as genuine goods.

05 July 2022

New draft of EU cybersecurity measures boasts stronger WHOIS provisions, but there are caveats

Requires collection, verification and sharing of accurate WHOIS data within GDPR context.

29 June 2022

Fighting fakes block by block: what the future looks like

The EUIPO expands on how it is harnessing innovation on the blockchain to combat counterfeiting.

28 June 2022

Technology must evolve to fight IP infringement on China’s e-commerce platforms, report claims

New research into China’s e-commerce industry reveals how technology must develop to tackle online IP infringement.

16 June 2022

South Africa raises counterfeit alert; Tesco and Lidl logo clash; IPOPHL celebrates 25 years – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at Italy stepping up the fight against food fakes, 50% of consumers holding brands responsible for counterfeiting, and much more.

14 June 2022

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