The lovelinesss of the European Union: to obtain in one Member State a declaration of counterfeiting for acts committed in another Member State

CJEU – September 5, 2019 AMS Neve Ltd, Barnett Waddingham Trustees, Mark Crabtree c/. Heritage Audio SL, Pedro Rodríguez Arriba, … Continued

UDRP Procedure: proof of claimed trademark rights must be accurate

WIPO, Arbitration and Mediation Center, March 5, 2020, No. D2019-2887, SYMPHONY HOLDINGS LIMITED V. JAIMIE FULLER, FULLER CONSULTANCY F.Z.E.   … Continued

Instagram and social networks : what rights do users have in their posted photos?

With the development of social networks, creativity on Internet expanded to a point that it became almost imposible for an … Continued

Will trademark non-use due to quarantine be considered a valid reason?

Due to the current health situation, the majority of companies have reduced their activity. This suspension or reduction of activity … Continued

World Anti-Counterfeiting Day: issues and challenges

In honor of the 22nd World Anti-Counterfeiting Day, Dreyfus Law Firm attended a Webinar organized by INDICAM(Istituto di Centromarca per … Continued

The important business of domain names related to the coronavirus: simple speculation or sophisticated scams?

Individuals, entrepreneurs, professional url brokers… all are trying to buy and resell domain names with keywords related to the virus. … Continued

UDRP procedure. The bad faith complainant: when the chances of success are so low that the applicant should not have taken action

Source: WIPO, Arbitration and Mediation Center, Jan. 30, 2020, No. D2019-2937, Scalpers Fashion, S.L. c/ Dreamissary Hostmaster   The Spanish … Continued

The rise of phishing in the midst of the coronavirus crisis

Source: Bank Info Security, Feb. 11, 2020   The global health crisis caused by the coronavirus is a favorable context … Continued

The liberalization of prices for domain names in <.com>: a possible increase from2021

The gTLD <.com> apparently occupies more than 40% of the domain name market share, according to statistics provided by the … Continued

Association between blockchain and domain names

Domain names appear to be a fertile ground for innovators related to blockchain technology.     Domain names and blockchain … Continued