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Sports IP round-up: Sponsors swerve Copa América

Brazil, Japan, Qatar11-06-2021Rory O'Neill

Mastercard has withdrawn its branding from the controversial Copa América football tournament, set to begin in Brazil on Sunday, June 13.

Beating China’s online counterfeiters

China10-06-2021Alex Baldwin

As China continues down the path of globalisation, laws protecting IP have been playing catch up.

PMI wins EU trademark appeal over ‘Sienna’ vapes

EU10-06-2021Rory O'Neill

Philip Morris International has won a trademark appeal at the EU General Court over its ‘Sienna Selection’ brand of e-cigarettes and vapes.

Oatly sues UK gluten-free farm over rebrand

Sweden, UK10-06-2021Rory O'Neill

Swedish dairy alternative brand Oatly is suing a UK competitor for trademark infringement at the English High Court.

Amazon, WIPO, The Lego Group, take part in WIPR TM Live

International08-06-2021Alex Baldwin

Speakers from Amazon, the World Intellectual Property Organization, and The Lego Group will take part in the first-ever World IP Review Trademarks Live event, which starts today.

District court again rules ‘pretzel crisps’ TM is generic

08-06-2021Alex Baldwin

Snack maker Frito-Lay has convinced a district court judge that a Snyder’s-Lance application for the “Pretzels Crisps” trademark is generic, affirming a prior trademark trial and appeal board decision.

SCOTUS to weigh in on Unicolors dispute with H&M

02-06-2021Muireann Bolger

The US Supreme Court has agreed to review a copyright dispute between fabric designer Unicolors and retailer H&M, during which it will assess a pressing question of whether inaccuracies can invalidate copyright registrations.

Lidl to drop ‘lookalike’ Hendrick’s gin after TM loss

UK27-05-2021Alex Baldwin

Lidl has been forced to pull its Hampstead London Dry Gin from shelves after losing a legal dispute with gin maker Hendrick’s at Scotland’s Court of Session.

INTA reveals details of Annual Meeting’s in-person events

International27-05-2021Muireann Bolger

The International Trademark Association has announced which four cities it plans to hold onsite, one-day mini-conferences throughout the week of its Annual Meeting in November.

European marks dominate ‘best-protected brands’ list

International26-05-2021Alex Baldwin

European brands lead the way in robust IP protection, according to a new report.

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