Find News

Filter articles

Showing 1 to 10 of 6108 results

Disney sued by screenwriters over ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ script


The Walt Disney Company has been sued for copyright infringement by two screenwriters who claimed the company used a script they submitted for the “Pirates of the Caribbean” films without permission.

John Lewis ‘helped themselves to my picture book’, says cartoonist


The 2017 John Lewis Christmas advert has caused controversy after a political cartoonist highlighted its similarities with his 1986 picture book.

DLA Piper partner joins Cozen O’Connor


Cozen O’Connor has strengthened its IP team with the addition of Hugh Marbury, a former partner at DLA Piper. 

SIPO inks IP plan with UK, agrees PPH with Brazil

Brazil, China, UK17-11-2017

China’s State Intellectual Property Office has signed a bilateral work plan for 2018 with the UK Intellectual Property Office and agreed a patent prosecution highway with Brazil. 

Forever 21 opposes ‘Forever Young’ trademark


WIPR has reported on fashion retailer Forever 21 numerous times this year, from its fights with Adidas and Gucci to its war on counterfeiting, and this time we report on a trademark opposition filed by the company.

Simone Intellectual Property Services opens Beijing office

China16-11-2017Movers & Shakers

Simone Intellectual Property Services has opened a new office in Beijing, China.

Fujifilm and Polaroid begin litigation over photo borders


Camera manufacturer Fujifilm has asked a US district court to clear it of any wrongdoing after it was allegedly threatened with trademark litigation by Polaroid.

EUIPO launches second design competition


The European Union Intellectual Property Office has launched the second edition of the DesignEuropa awards.

Federal Circuit confirms TC Heartland changed the law


The US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit yesterday confirmed that the US Supreme Court’s decision which tightened the rules on patent venue has changed the law and that the ruling applies to existing cases as well as new ones.

BlackBerry in patent licensing deal with Teletry


Canadian smartphone maker BlackBerry has entered into a patent licensing deal with Teletry, a month after the departure of one of BlackBerry’s patent licensing directors.

Showing 1 to 10 of 6108 results


Service Providers

Trademark Research Tools & Watching Services, Watching Services

Practice Insight
Get the Information Edge with Practice Insight

Papst Licensing GmbH & Co. KG
IP Enforcement and Licensing


Batavia Patentservis Asia (formerly Batavia Patent Agent)