Coronavirus: the measures implemented by intellectual property offices to deal with the health crisis

The whole world’s been in slow motion since the Covid-19 virus spread. Thus, state governments are doing their best to … 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

A senator is worried about parliamentarians IT security

Jérôme Bascher, the republican Senator of Oise (LR party) expressed his concerns in the report to the Senate No. 82 … 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 <.eu> extension against Brexit

Source: EURid, registry of the <.eu> extension  The United Kingdom parted from the European Union on January 31, 2020. As … 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

Provisional French patent applications for a simplified registration are now possible

With the publication of Decree No. 2020-15 adopted for the application of the PACTE law, it is now possible to … Continued