What are the new provisions of the April 17, 2019 European Directive on copyright?

Aside from including related rights for press publishers and press agencies, and rebalancing relations between rights holders and content sharing … Continued

How to protect store layout -Visual Merchandising with Intellectual Property law?

Visual Merchandising (VM) represents all store layout techniques. It is the art of implementing the identity dimension through scenarization of … Continued

Why does the willingness to sell a domain name is not conditioned on an active approach? 

(OMPI, Centre d’arbitrage et de médiation, 23 février 2021, affaire n° D2020-3322, Netflix Inc. c. WhoisGuard, Inc. / Siddharth Sethi) … Continued

How does the bad faith duplicate between registration and bad faith use?

While one generally refers to the “three criteria” of the UDRP (a trademark similar to the domain name; the absence … Continued

How to prepare for the next round of applications to the <.mark>?

Next applications for new <.mark> extensions will finally be expected towards the end of the year 2022. Unlike the last … Continued

The current reputation of the trademark is not sufficient to prove bad faith registration of an old domain name

Source: WIPO, Arbitration and Mediation Center, Nov. 24, 2020, case DRO2020-0007, NAOS c/ Bioderm Medical Center   The Bioderma brand … Continued

Unfair competition: a doomed market place

On November 20, 2020, the Court of Appeal of Paris, condemned Webedia, a company specialised  in the management of Internet … Continued

The creation of a data access system Whois by ICANN

Since the advent of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), it has become really difficult to obtain information about the … Continued

Webinar &#8211; Intellectual property questions for a successful digital transition

Webinar September 10, 2020 : Intellectual property questions for a successful digital transition   How to secure and optimize your … Continued

United States: what are the options to protect a trademark?

When a company wants to export its activity to the American market, it is essential that it think about protecting … Continued