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Intellectual Property News
Beijing-headquartered IP firm Schmitt & Orlov is extending its reach in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) region with the launch of an office in Laotian capital Vientiane.
Bird & Bird is representing Assos, the Swiss company responsible for the first ever lycra cycling shorts, in a Court of Appeal (CoA) case against online retailer ASOS.
Adidas group IP general counsel Tim Behean has moved to a new role in private practice as a director for IP boutique Sipara.
Intellectual Property Opinion
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