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HGF continues expansion with two new partners

25-02-2020Movers & ShakersTom Phillips

HGF has hired UK and EU trademark and patent attorneys Rigel Moss McGrath and Kerry Rees from IP prosecution and litigation firm WP Thompson.

Fish & Richardson names CEO

25-02-2020Movers & ShakersSarah Morgan

John Adkisson, a patent litigator in Fish & Richardson’s Twin Cities office, has been chosen to lead the firm as principal and CEO.

Sports rights owners criticise Saudi Arabia, Netherlands in USTR submissions

Saudi Arabia25-02-2020Rory O'Neill

Sports organisations including FIFA, UEFA and the National Football League have urged the US to keep Saudi Arabia on its priority watch list for IP infringement.

Kendrick Lamar facing copyright suit over ‘Black Panther’ song

25-02-2020Rory O'Neill

Pulitzer Prize-winning rapper Kendrick Lamar and Canadian singer The Weeknd have been named in a copyright lawsuit over their 2018 song “Pray For Me”, which featured on the soundtrack for the film “Black Panther”.

SCOTUS shoots down Apple appeal plea in $439m dispute

25-02-2020Sarah Morgan

The US Supreme Court yesterday, February 24 rejected Apple’s request for the court to consider the technology company’s appeal in its dispute with software developer VirnetX.

Uber faces jury trial over ‘theft’ of ridesharing concept

25-02-2020Edward Pearcey

Uber will face a new jury trial, and the possibility of substantial damages, after a Californian court ruled that an inventor can pursue a claim of theft and misappropriation.

COVID-19: IP updates

China, International, Singapore24-02-2020WIPR team

Latest news on the impact of the novel coronavirus crisis on the IP industry, including lawyer reactions, events disruption, and patent disputes in the race to launch treatments.

Live sports and e-publications a target for infringers, says report

24-02-2020Edward Pearcey

E-publications and live sporting events saw above-average levels of online copyright infringement over the last two years, according to UK government research.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle drop ‘Sussex Royal’ TMs

24-02-2020Rory O'Neill

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have agreed to drop the ‘Sussex Royal’ brand and withdraw pending UK and EU trademark applications, amid controversy over their future roles.

‘Opportunistic’ COVID-19 trademark application ‘likely to fail’

24-02-2020Edward Pearcey

A COVID-19 trademark application filed in the US is likely to fail as it’s too descriptive, said a representative of an IP analytics company.

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