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CIPA Congress 6-7 October, London


The CIPA Congress at The Lancaster London Hotel in October will focus on practical measures that can help innovative businesses make the most of their intellectual property assets.

Time to get it right

Brazil01-10-2011Otto Licks

A trial court decision that was delivered in June by Judge Marcio Solter will force IMPI practice to improve (Komlog v Vice Commissioner for Patents at IMPI).

Federal court of appeal provides welcome clarity in patent validity challenges

Canada01-10-2011Victoria Carrington

Canada's Federal Court of Appeal has established that the validity of issued patents cannot be challenged on the basis of misrepresentations to the patent office pursuant to Section 73(1)(a) of the Patent Act.

What is the difference between advertising and providing information?

France01-10-2011Aurélia Marie

Medical advertising is highly regulated. The advertising of prescription medicine is even prohibited.

Better late than never

Norway01-10-2011Lill Anita Grimstad

The statutory deadline for entering an PCT into either the Norwegian national phase or the European regional phase is 31 months from the earliest priority date, or the filing date of the PCT application if no priority is claimed.

ITC: a year in review 2011


The US ITC has continued to grow in popularity as a first point of call for international IP disputes, because of its speed and the range of remedies available. WIPR takes a look at some of its headline activities.

Norway court rules in air freshener case

Norway01-08-2011Lill Anita Grimstad

Balev Eood's trademark for an aircraft body was opposed by Julius Sämann Ltd, who argued it was confusingly similar to Julius Sämann's trademark protection for Little Trees/Wunderbaum air fresheners.

LESI conference 2011


This year’s LESI conference focused on how licensing executives can best commercialise IP in a time of rapid technological change.

An interview with Boris Simonov


WIPR talks to Boris Simonov, director general of Russia's Federal Service for Intellectual Property, about changes to the country's IP framework and a growing need for innovation.

Clearing the road: car designs in China

China01-08-2011Chuanhong Long and Zhesheng Xin

China’s Supreme People’s Court has tried a case on determining the similarity of designs, and issued a retrial judgment of directive significance. Chuanhong Long and Zhesheng Xin explain.

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