The new convention between the French State and AFNIC comes into force on 1st July 2022

This agreement will set out AFNIC‘s work priorities for the years to come. One of the main aims is the … Continued

Why does good trademark protection in the Middle East require registration in Israel as well as in Palestine?

The Palestinian territory is the subject of much controversy, however, trademark rights are not as insignificant as they might seem. … Continued

What are the legal issues behind the registration of Off-Chain NFTs?

Off-Chain NFTs are the most common NFTs, as they are cheaper, but the legal protection behind them is much weaker … Continued

How did a sharp drop in Ethereum gas fees illustrate the real interest of the general public in NFTs ?

Just like the Internet at the end of the last century, NFT domain names have seemed to gain popularity among … Continued

Intellectual Property and Compliance: a predestined duo?

As the world becomes progressively dependent on technology, the increasing intertwinement of intellectual property and compliance is evident in the … Continued

Social Media Accounts are property, but who has right to ownership?

Social media platforms allow their users to create unique usernames which become part of their virtual identity, allowing them to … Continued

Family of trademarks and summary proceedings: from opportunism to trap?

Don’t be fooled, although the argument of the family of trademarks can certainly be used to avoid the cancellation of … 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