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EUROPEAN COMMISSION ISSUES DOCUMENTS ON IP ENFORCEMENT POLICY

The European Commission issued a package of documents on November 29th, 2017 on IP policy including: Communication, ‘A balanced IP enforcement system responding to today’s societal challenges‘ Communication providing guidance and...

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ARTICLE BY LANNING BRYER REPUBLISHED ON THOMPSON REUTERS PRACTICAL LAW WEBSITE

An article by Lanning Bryer entitled, “IP in business transactions: United States Overview” was re-published in July on the Thompson Reuters Practical Law website in their IP global guide on U.S. Business...

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MATTHEW ASBELL SPOKE ON THE TOPIC OF IP PROTECTION FOR COMPUTER SOFTWARE DURING LIVE WEBINAR ON 8/15

On August 15th, Matthew Asbell spoke in a Strafford live webinar on intellectual property protection for computer software. The webinar ran from 1:00pm-2:30pm and was entitled: “IP Protection for Computer Software: Leveraging Copyright,...

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A Multi-Layered Approach to Packaging Protection

The way in which a product looks or how it is packaged and sold can often be a driving force in the consumer’s purchasing decision. Yet, the intellectual property rights available for product designs and packaging are anything but straightforward...

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Authors: George Sciarrino, Matthew D. Asbell | Practices: , , , , | Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

THE DESIGNER FORMERLY KNOWN AS…INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY ISSUES ARISING FROM PERSONAL NAMES AS FASHION BRANDS

Kate Spade, Paul Frank, Joseph Abboud, Catherine Malandrino, and Karen Millen—aside from being well-known designers, all have something else in common; they no longer own the right to use their personal names as their brands. In the fashion...

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Author: Matthew D. Asbell | Practices: , , , , , , , | Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RESOLUTIONS FOR THE C-SUITE

Innovative solutions are the foundation of almost every successful company. Tied to almost everything your company creates, every item it produces and sells, every service it provides and every way in which it is marketed, are potential intellectual...

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