Intellectual Property Opinion
Commons committee pushes for tighter controls on internet piracy and slams the Hargreaves report
The consensus approach to monitoring online privacy is more effective than imposing inflexible rules
Ralph Miliband’s diary could have been kept secret if Ed had used new Guernsey rights legislation
Trade mark law is now so complicated that even specialist judges find it hard to interpret
Is there now any difference between trade mark infringement and passing off?
Intellectual Property News
Another two international firms have joined the growing rush into Myanmar, with UK IP firm Rouse and South East Asian firm Tilleke & Gibbins both expanding into the country.
King & Wood Mallesons SJ Berwin (KWM SJB) has defeated Dechert in the Court of Appeal in a trademark battle for British Sky Broadcasting (BSkyB).
Washington DC-based intellectual property (IP) firm Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner has launched in London but has confirmed the closure of its office in Brussels.
Intellectual Property Analysis
A single patent court system for Europe and the high-profile ‘phone wars’ are putting IP at the heart of clients’ business strategies
New EU rules and lawyers’ increased comfort with digital formats are sparking a sea-change in the way law firms manage their documents
Fighting online piracy has been a hot issue for several years. Do we need a new Copyright Act? Four leading in-house lawyers have their say