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This is a short summary of the current position taken by the intellectual property offices in a number of key markets.
Protecting intellectual property assets, including trademarks, is essential for businesses nationally and globally.
The coronavirus pandemic is having a significant impact on our personal lives, our countries and our economies! Canada's Intellectual Property Office is no exception.
Oyen Wiggs Green & Mutala
Bill C-4, the Canada–United States–Mexico Agreement Implementation Act, received Royal Assent on March 13, 2020. This new NAFTA deal (known as the NAFTA 2.0) is referred to in Canada as the CUSMA.
In light of the disruption caused by COVID-19, the Canadian Intellectual Property Office ("CIPO") announced that any deadlines imposed by the Patent Act
Bereskin & Parr LLP
The new Canadian Trademarks Act came into force on June 17, 2020 (the "CIF" date), almost exactly nine months ago to the day, ...
Bereskin & Parr LLP
The next application of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to be examined in our AI in Focus series is in the area of natural language processing (NLP).
As one of the top multinational consumer goods companies in the world, Procter & Gamble has registered a plethora of trademarks in China including 帮宝适, 幫寶適 and Pampers.
Bulgari Commercial Shanghai Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary established by BVLGARI in 2006 in China.
The program was due to expire on 31 March 2023.
Chinese companies witnessed the highest growth last year among leading patent filing countries at the European Patent Office (EPO), according to a report released on March 12.
Con motivo del Seminario Negocios digitales: la nueva frontera que ha organizado la Asociación Interamericana de la Propiedad Intelectual (ASIPI) en Montevideo...
The XXII ASIPI Workshops and Board of Directors will be held in November 2020. Its organization is always an interesting job for the Organizing Committee that you Co-Chair.
In the aftermath of the Brexit referendum in 2016, the Unitary Patent system came to a substantive halt in 2017 when Dr. Stjerna filed a constitutional complaint against the ratification of the...
The European Patent Office (EPO) has informally announced that it intends to extend all time limits to 17 April 2020 and that this date may be further extended.
Recently, the European Patent Office (EPO) published their study "Market success for inventions – Patent commercialization scoreboard: European SMEs," which investigates the importance of European patents...
In Germany today, the Federal Constitutional Court has held that the statute by which the German Parliament sought to ratify the UPC Agreement is void.
Der 31. Januar 2020 ist ein historischer Tag in der Geschichte Europas: An diesem Tag verließ das Vereinigte Königreich formell die Europäische Union.
Khurana and Khurana
In the year 2016, when a message had started appearing on websites, that stated that watching pirated films could result in a fine of Rs.