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First gTLDs to launch later than expected

11-01-2013

The first new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) will probably launch towards the end of 2013, according to the chairman of the board at the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN).

Car industry invests in green innovation

11-01-2013

Of all technology fields in the automotive industry, ‘green’ innovations accounted for the largest increase in the number of patent filings, according to a paper released by Thomson Reuters on Thursday.

Google patent grants increase by 170 percent in 2012

11-01-2013

Internet search provider Google was granted 1151 patents by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) last year, a 170 percent increase on 2011.

Simmons & Simmons to open Munich office

Germany10-01-2013Movers & Shakers

Law firm Simmons & Simmons has announced that it will be opening a new office in Munich in March this year.

Artist to appeal against ‘Allah’ trademark rejection

Netherlands10-01-2013

The Benelux Office for Intellectual Property (BOIP) has provisionally rejected a Dutch artist’s application to trademark the name ‘Allah’ in an attempt to test “the limits of the free market”, a decision that the artist’s legal representatives have confirmed he will be filing an objection to.

USPTO and DoJ urge caution over FRAND injunctions

10-01-2013

The US Department of Justice (DoJ) has warned the International Trade Commission (ITC) to be cautious before it blocks imports of goods that infringe industry-essential patents.

Trademark challenge against Nike found moot

10-01-2013

The US Supreme Court ruled in Nike’s favour on Wednesday morning in a trademark dispute relating to its Air Force 1 trainers, finding Texas-based trainer company Already, LLC’s case moot.

UK government appoints new IP minister

09-01-2013

The Viscount Younger of Leckie has replaced Lord Marland as the minister in charge of IP at the UK government’s department for business, innovation and skills (BIS).

Kenyan IP battle could set precedent for jurisdiction

Kenya09-01-2013

A legal battle in Kenya between microfinance company Faulu Kenya and mobile network operator Safaricom could set a new precedent for IP trials in the East African jurisdiction.

Nike hit with FuelBand infringement claims

09-01-2013

Nike is the third brand owner in three months to be sued by fitness company Sportbrain, which claims the multinational’s FuelBand product infringes one of its patents.

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