Topic: Innovation

Latest content

Exclusive insights from IP offices: WTR launches dedicated hub on trademark tools and services

WTR launches a dedicated hub for our exclusive series featuring insights from over 20 IP offices, allowing easy access to this regularly updated intelligence.

08 May 2023

Putting the user first: the EUIPO launches new website

From tailored content to streamlined processes, the EUIPO reveals everything users can expect from its new website, in this guest post.

03 May 2023

Bored Ape NFT owner wins IP case; EUIPO unveils new website; Hasbro and Mattel partner up – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at a shipment of Miller High Life beer being destroyed over its “champagne” slogan, and much more.

25 April 2023

Amazon launches Anti-counterfeiting Exchange; Twitter ditches legacy verification; Zacco acquired – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at US legislators reflecting on counterfeiting challenges in IP subcommittee hearing, the UK High Court siding with Lidl in Tesco clubcard dispute, and much more.

21 April 2023

Innovation at the Brazilian IP Office: spotlight on non-core tools and services

Featured in IP office tools and services

In a new edition of our regular series, the acting president of the Brazilian IP Office shares the innovative non-core tools and services that the agency has implemented or is planning for the future.

21 April 2023

Class 9 overcrowding warning: INTA calls for uniformity in treatment of metaverse goods and services

INTA has released two reports exploring challenges and best practices surrounding trademark protection in the metaverse and NFT environments.

17 April 2023

New tool provides "real breakthrough" for trademark professionals in AI-powered genericness analysis

Australian technology company GeneriTrend has launched what it deems a first-of-its-kind AI tool that analyses the genericness of words based on past decisions of the TTAB.

13 March 2023

ICANN greenlights WHOIS data request service; Walmart sells Moosejaw brand; CCFN names new chair – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at allegedly counterfeit goods being seized by Kenyan authorities, WIPO and Japanese officials discussing IP cooperation, and much more.

03 March 2023

Innovation at the IPOPHL: spotlight on non-core tools and services

Featured in IP office tools and services

In a new entry to our regular series on innovation at national IP offices, the director general of the IP Office of the Philippines shares the innovative tools and services the agency offers.

27 February 2023

Counterfeiting crisis predicted to escalate despite awareness and tech advancements

Despite efforts to curb counterfeit goods through increased public awareness and improved technology, a panel of 50 leading trademark experts have warned there will be little respite in 2023.

09 February 2023

Unlock unlimited access to all WTR content