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New Proposed Rules on Misappropriation of Trade Secrets (December 06, 2013) by Theresa Papademetriou

On November 28, 2013, the European Commission adopted a proposal for a new directive on the ...

Topic: Intellectual property; Trade secrets
Jurisdiction: European Union

Trademark Law Revised (September 13, 2013) by Laney Zhang

On August 30, 2013, the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC) amended the Trademark ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: China

Berne Convention Ratified (September 03, 2013) by Eduardo Soares

On August 22, 2013, Mozambique ratified the Berne Convention for the Protection of Literary and Artistic ...

Topic: Human rights; Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: Mozambique

Patents Bill Passed, Includes Ban on Software Patents (August 30, 2013) by Kelly Buchanan

On August 28, 2013, the New Zealand Parliament passed the Patents Bill with a vote of ...

Topic: Communications; Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: New Zealand

Proposal to Remove Non-Original Writings from Copyright Protection (February 28, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On February 11, 2013, the Ministry of Security and Justice of the Netherlands gave notice that ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Rejection of Ban on Illegal Downloading and Other Copyright Policy Motions (January 07, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On December 20, 2012, the Staten-Generaal (the Dutch parliament) adopted a motion rejecting a ban on ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: Netherlands

Extensively Amended Patent Act Becomes Effective (January 03, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin

On January 1, 2013, the Patent Act of the Republic of China (on Taiwan), which was ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: Taiwan

Agreement on Unitary Patent (December 14, 2012) by Theresa Papademetriou

On December 11, 2012, the European Union, after several unsuccessful attempts over a period of 30 ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: European Union

2009 Industrial Property Law Now in Force (September 18, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

It was reported on July 31, 2012, that Djibouti's new Industrial Property Law, adopted in 2009, ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: Djibouti

Emoticon Trademark Abrogated (August 15, 2012) by Constance Johnson

Although previously the Finnish National Board of Patents and Registration (last visited Aug. 13, 2012) ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: Finland

Cour de Cassation Decision on Google (August 01, 2012) by Nicole Atwill

On July 12, 2012, the Cour de Cassation, France's Supreme Court for civil and criminal matters, ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: France

Court Announces Apple and Proview Settlement of iPad Trademark Dispute (July 16, 2012) by Laney Zhang

The Guangdong Higher People's Court announced earlier this month that Apple and Proview Technology (Shenzhen) Ltd. ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: China

Parliament Rejects Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (July 13, 2012) by Theresa Papademetriou

On July 4, 2012, the European Parliament (EP) voted against the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) that ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: European Union

Google Reaches Agreements on E-Books with French Publishers Association and Authors Group (June 15, 2012) by Nicole Atwill

On June 11, 2012, Google and the French Société des Gens de Lettres (SGDL) announced that ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: France

Supreme People's Court Issues Provisions to Aid Interpretation of Internet Copyright Infringement (April 25, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

On April 22, 2012, China's Supreme People's Court (SPC) issued draft provisions for public consultation, available ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: China

Measures for Compulsory Licensing of Pharmaceuticals Updated (April 23, 2012) by Kelly Buchanan

Compulsory licensing of medicine patents, which allows drug manufacturers to use patents without the authorization of ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: China

Commission Requests Opinion of European Court of Justice on Legality of Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (April 20, 2012) by Theresa Papademetriou

On April 4, 2012, the European Commission referred the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA) to the European ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: European Union

Efforts to Expedite Patent Processing (April 05, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

Beginning on March 1, 2012, Taiwan launched a six-month trial program, the "Taiwan-Supporting Using the PPH ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: Taiwan

European Court of Justice Rules on Illegal Downloading of Songs by Internet Users (April 04, 2012) by Theresa Papademetriou

On February 16, 2012, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) rendered an important judgment on the ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: European Union

Law on Digital Exploitation of Unavailable Books (March 26, 2012) by Nicole Atwill

France's Law 2012-287, of March 1, 2012, on the Digital Exploitation of 20th Century Unavailable Books, ...

Topic: Intellectual property
Jurisdiction: France

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Last updated: December 06, 2013