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New rules for Thai IP

Thailand01-04-2010Kowit Somwaiya and Prasantaya Bantadtan

Thailand’s Intellectual Property and International Trade Court (IT&IP Court) was established in 1996. It handles cases under the Rules for Intellectual Property and International Trade Cases (1997).

Filling the gaps in Turkish trademark law

Turkey01-04-2010Isik Ozdogan and Ezgi Baklaci

Although Turkey has followed international developments and harmonised its Trademark Law with EU legislation, the registration of non-traditional marks such as product packaging and product shape has not fallen into place.

Contingency fees in patent lawsuits

US01-04-2010Paul Sutton

Individuals and small companies who own US patents encounter hurdles when faced with suing infringers, including the significant legal costs associated with representation.

Medicine packaging and copyrights

Brazil01-02-2010Otto Licks and Eduardo Hallak

On September 8, 2009, the Brazilian food and drug agency (ANVISA) enacted a new resolution on standardising medicine package inserts.

Licensing of intellectual property rights

Canada01-02-2010Chantal Bertosa and Andrea Pasztor

The licensing of intellectual property rights is a lucrative endeavour; therefore, it is important that licences are dealt with correctly.

New year, new patent law

China01-02-2010Stephen Yang

On December 30, 2009, during the executive meeting of the State Council, the Implementing Regulations of the Patent Law of the People’s Republic of China (draft) was approved.

Patent protection in the Faeroe Islands and Greenland

Denmark01-02-2010Nils Tarras-Wahlberg

Denmark ratified the European Patent Convention in 1989, but it doesn’t apply to the Faeroe Islands and Greenland, which are autonomous provinces within the Kingdom of Denmark.

Protection against passing-off

Germany01-02-2010Jens Künzel

As in many other European countries, in Germany, companies may invoke protection under unfair competition rules against passing-off if their characteristic and well-known products are copied.

Jurisdictional headaches for registered designs

Hungary01-02-2010Michael Lantos

In several European Union member states, national laws for patent, utility model and design protection permit non-infringement proceedings.

Copyright infringement through e-books

India01-02-2010Manisha Singh Nair

Copyright law was initially conceived to provide protection against the unauthorised reproduction of books in the print media.

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