The US Supreme Court has invalidated a law banning scandalous trademarks as going against the US Constitution’s First Amendment protecting the right to freedom of expression.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) made an announcement on its website for set top box manufacturers and sellers, that all set top boxes which are not in accordance with FCC rules could
In its efforts to efficiently fight infringements of intellectual property rights (IPR), the US government has adopted a ‘Memorandum on combating trafficking in counterfeit and pirated goods’.
The UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) publishes a new report: ‘Creative Economy Outlook: Trends in International Trade in Creative Industries’ The report demonstrates that growth in the creative sector remains stable.
Despite the sale and import ban Apple got in Munich last month, the patent lawsuit initiated by Qualcomm was dismissed by a regional court in Mannheim this month.
The Fuzhou Intermediate People's Court in China issued an injunction against Apple in China for violating two Qualcomm patent rights.
EU Commission publishes first ‘counterfeiting and piracy watch list’. The watch list is the result of an almost year-long consultation process.