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Apple facing $1.4bn Siri lawsuit in China

China03-08-2020Rory O'Neill

A Chinese AI company is suing Apple for $1.4 billion at a Shanghai court, in a patent infringement lawsuit involving the Siri voice recognition system.

Allen & Overy launches diversity targets to retain BAME lawyers

UK03-08-2020Women in IPMuireann Bolger

Law firm Allen & Overy has set new diversity targets after research revealed that black and ethnic minority lawyers had shorter tenures at the firm when compared to their white counterparts.

PTAB fees to rise in October

03-08-2020Rory O'Neill

The US Patent and Trademark Office will raise patent fees from October, amid financial pressure on the organisation stemming from COVID-19 disruption.

Thousands of ‘cloned’ UKIPO trademarks to expire post-Brexit

UK03-08-2020Trademarks NewsMuireann Bolger

Nearly 100,000 newly cloned UK trademark registrations will become defunct next year following the Brexit deadline of December 31, research by IP data provider Clarivate has revealed.

BeIN hails ‘massive’ IP win as Saudi Newcastle takeover fails

Qatar, Saudi Arabia, UK31-07-2020Rory O'Neill

The failure of Saudi Arabia’s proposed takeover of Premier League club Newcastle United has been hailed as a “massive day for the protection of IP rights”.

Australia to make Facebook, Google pay for news in world first

Australia31-07-2020Muireann Bolger

Facebook and Google will have to pay Australian media outlets for news content in an unprecedented bid to protect independent journalism and copyright.

FanDuel’s patent arguments ‘strain credulity’, says Fed Circuit

30-07-2020Rory O'Neill

The Federal Circuit has backed the PTAB’s handling of a gambling patent review, in a defeat for virtual bookmaker FanDuel.

Internet Archive hits back at publishers’ copyright claims

30-07-2020Sarah Morgan

The Internet Archive has defended its online library project in a strong response to a suit filed by four major book publishers, denying allegations that it is engaged in “willful mass copyright infringement”. 

Qualcomm strikes patent licensing deal with Huawei

China30-07-2020Patent NewsMuireann Bolger

US mobile phone chip maker Qualcomm has signed a long-term agreement with Chinese technology company Huawei, ending a patent dispute between the pair. 

Squire Patton Boggs hires Paris pair

France29-07-2020Movers & Shakers

Law firm Squire Patton Boggs has hired Catherine Muyl as a partner and Marion Cavalier as an associate for its IP team in Paris. 

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