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A year at the EUIPO: an in-depth interview with executive director Christian Archambeau

In these volatile times, WTR’s Trevor Little sits down with the EUIPO’s Christian Archambeau to discuss how the trademark landscape is faring and how the office is innovating in response, including its use of blockchain and AI, as well as new API-based initiatives.

30 June 2022

TÜRKPATENT webinar: key takeaways on proof of use in oppositions based on similarity claims

TÜRKPATENT has highlighted the most common mistakes made by applicants when requesting proof of use and by opponents when submitting evidentiary documents, and shared valuable information on how it evaluates proof of use.

30 June 2022

Taking AI to the next level: JPO outlines plans around IP and artificial intelligence

The JPO has released its latest action plan on the implementation of IP tools that utilise cutting-edge artificial intelligence technology.

30 June 2022

The ingredients for a successful ADR Service

The EUIPO expands on plans to establish a mediation centre.

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

Vietnam to recognise sound marks; M&M’s metaverse; Scotch Whisky granted US certification mark – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at a Kosher certification group suing JetBlue, Kellogg splitting into three independent companies, and much more.

28 June 2022

Patent and Trademark Office implements service by publication procedure

It is expected that there will no longer be delays in the service of office actions and that the number of pending applications will decrease.

28 June 2022

“The exchange of data is essential”: EUIPO head on enforcement efforts

Christian Archambeau, executive director of the EUIPO, expands on the future of the office’s enforcement tools and offerings.

27 June 2022

Zambia joins TMview; AI bots clash on brand protection views; WB Mason wins BLIZZARD lawsuit – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at Hailey Bieber being sued for trademark infringement, ICANN and EURid teaming up, and much more.

24 June 2022

CIPO initiative criticised; TTAB manual updated; Mumbai police seizes fake designer watches – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at a video game returning to sale after a trademark dispute, Musinsa checking the authenticity of imported goods, and much more.

21 June 2022

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