South Korea records second-largest increase in international patent applications28 September 2020
Covid-19 seems to have little impact on hindering local companies to expand foreign operations.
Mitsubishi Electric wins trademark infringement lawsuit in China28 September 2020
The company is up against factory-automation product counterfeiters.
The Case of the Mistaken Footware24 September 2020
Nike and Puma butt heads in latest trademark dispute.
Battle of the burgers: trademark issues between Big Mac and Big Jack23 September 2020
McDonald’s alleges Hungry Jack’s Big Jack is a deliberate imitation of Big Mac and cries trademark infringement.
Practitioner discovers IP India's online system will correct trademark errors22 September 2020
IP India hopes that this new system results in a smoother resolution of trademark errors.
Jumping Into The PPH21 September 2020
Will we see more of this in the Philippines, especially during this time of pandemic?
Vietnam’s tech giant sues TikTok for stealing songs21 September 2020
The Chinese tech giant is caught in another controversy after India and the United States.
Hyundai’s Genesis car crashes with Korean chicken chain’s mark21 September 2020
Proof of use is key to determine how much of the trademark one owns.
Australia Provides Free Extensions17 September 2020
Deadline extensions for patents, trademarks and designs offered as part of Covid-19 relief.
Artificial intelligence in the military and Pakistan’s IP16 September 2020
The Pakistan Air Force has formed a unit for AI development. Will the country’s IP laws be able to deal with this?
Jordanian patent applicants now have deadline for substantive examination fee payment14 September 2020
A local expert thinks it might not be as harsh as it sounds.
India’s IP scene in the era of Covid-1911 September 2020
With rising numbers of daily cases and a weakening economy, how is the IP scene in India doing?