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Examining different forms of protection for personality rights

31 August 2018 by Norton Rose Fulbright

Big names in Hollywood, sports, and music often enforce their personality rights

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Examining proposed amendments to evidence collection procedures

31 August 2018 by ABE & Partners

The Japanese IP system has vulnerable evidence collection procedures in comparison with foreign countries.

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IP office allows deferred examination of design applications

31 August 2018 by Managing Intellectual Property

In Taiwan, both invention and design applications are subject to substantive examination.

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Messi scores trade mark goal at General Court

31 August 2018 by Managing Intellectual Property

After a seven year fight, the EU General Court has ruled that world famous football star Lionel Messi may register a logo including his surname MESSI as a trade mark for sports equipment and clothing

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New Law on Competition impacts IP

31 August 2018 by Managing Intellectual Property

On June 12 2018, Vietnam passed a new Law on Competition that will take effect on July 1 2019, replacing the Law on Competition of 2004.

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One Belt One Road brings opportunity and risk

31 August 2018 by Lee Chiao Ying

One Belt One Road (OBOR) is a government initiative proposed by China’s President Xi Jinping in September 2013 for joint economic development spanning 65 countries

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Patenting computer-implemented inventions

31 August 2018 by Thomas Gibb

In recent years, machine learning and so-called ‘artificial intelligence’ systems have once again come into the spotlight.

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Public order, morals and good customs prevent trade mark

31 August 2018 by Managing Intellectual Property

Early this year, the Mexican Institute of Industrial Property issued decisions denying registration for the trade mark PINCHE GRINGO BBQ & Design in classes 43 (restaurants) and 30 (sauces)

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Singapore ranked most innovative non-European country in the world

31 August 2018 by Managing Intellectual Property

According to the 11th edition of the Global Innovation Index 2018 (GII 2018) released in July 2018, Singapore is the most innovative country in the world outside Europe.

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SPC adopts dual standard for supplementary data

31 August 2018 by Jing He

On June 1 2018, the Supreme People’s Court of China (SPC) issued the draft judicial interpretation on patent validity and examination cases for public comments