Case law from the General Court and recent Court decision over Lindt’s Easter bunny.
The 2022 edition of the European Innovation Scoreboard (EIS) has just been published by the European Commission. The scoreboeard shows that innovation performance has increased for the whole EU by about 10% since 2015.
The European Patent Office (EPO) has just published a booklet that aims to provide users of the Unitary Patent with an overview of the most important provisions of the relevant national law in the Member States participating in the Unitary Patent scheme.
WIPO has just published its yearly Global Innovation Index (GII) 2022, now in its 15th Edition. This Index summarizes what is the curent state of the Innovation globally, ranking 132 countries.
The European Observatory on Infringements of Intellectual Property Rights recently published the latest edition of the Intellectual Property SME Scoreboard, do not miss the insights provided in this publication.
Trademarks are an essential tool to distinguish all sorts of goods and services in the market. Yet, one crucial characteristic these signs need is that they must be “distinctive”.
A lot is delegated and trusted to our patent attorneys and representatives when it comes to formalising intellectual property rights, yet sometimes it does not go as expected. In these cases, the applicant has some degree of protection.
The EU and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are two dynamic regions that have built a strong trading and economic relationship over 45 years of cooperation. The EU is ASEAN’s third-largest trading partner...
Often, traditional knowledge can be a source of great inspiration, both in the cultural and scientific research field. However, EU SMEs should be very careful at the time of using expressions of cultural traditions in India as these are often protected.
Some things to keep in mind before producing Mickey Mouse earrings or Pikachu necklaces