How to protect Building information modelling (BIM)?

Over the past decade, the architecture, engineering, construction and Operations (AECO) industry has undergone several developments, particularly in the area … Continued

Legal Watch: UDRP Proceedings: Legitimate Interest of the Respondent

The legitimate interest of the respondent justified by the use of his trademark in connection with the services for which … Continued

Womens IP World Podcast

We are pleased to present the “Women’s IP World Podcast” in which Nathalie Dreyfus, founder of Dreyfus & Associates is the … Continued

International Designs: China joins the Hague Agreement and WIPO

In a major development for the global Intellectual Property ecosystem, China joined the Hague System for the International Registration of … Continued

Trademark Modernization Act

Trademark Modernization Act: new fast and efficient procedures to challenge non-used U.S. registered trademarks. The United States Trademark system is … Continued


The UDRP PROCEDURE is designed to deal with cases of abusive cybersquatting. Since the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation … Continued

Can the French public be advertised for the sale of non-prescription drugs on the Internet?

In France, the online sale of non-prescription drugs is strictly regulated, for public health considerations. Thus, some advertisements are prohibited, … Continued


The name < PARISTECH.ORG >, operated by Parisian entrepreneurs, would not infringe Paritech’s rights. At the end of the year … Continued

Legal Watch: Two people file a complaint regarding the same domain name

When two people file a complaint regarding the same domain name, the domain name’s transfer isn’t necessarily granted to the … Continued

Is it possible to invoke a trademark that is not protected in the defendant&#8217;s country?

The trademark invoked by the applicant does not necessarily have to be protected in the country of the respondent WIPO … Continued