How to protect design and copyright for 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

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

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

Domain name monitoring remains a major issue

WIPO, Arbitration and Mediation Center, Case No. D2022-0593, April 15th 2022, Photomaton v. Domains By Proxy, LLC / Ehren Schaiberger … 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

Are trademark payment notices always to be trusted?

Prepare and prevent, don’t repair and prevent…This saying also applies to trademarks, since fraudulent payment notices are becoming more and … Continued

ICANN Summit: the fight against DNS abuse, a GAC priority

The 71st ICANN Summit gave its GAC (Governmental Advisory Committee) the competence to take stock of the essential elements of … Continued

How did Miley Cyrus manage to register her eponymous trademark despite the existence of the earlier Cyrus trademark?

Some cases are interesting because of the judicial outcomes, others because of the reputation of the Parties in the proceedings, … Continued