TALK AT QUEEN MARY, NEXT THURSDAY TALK AT QUEEN MARY, NEXT THURSDAY Reviewed by Unknown on 23:57:00 Rating: 5

EIPR ISSUE 7 OUT NOW

The fun-packed July issue of Sweet & Maxwell's European Intellectual Property Review has come out. Goodies on offer include: * Sil...
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EIPR ISSUE 7 OUT NOW EIPR ISSUE 7 OUT NOW Reviewed by Unknown on 12:56:00 Rating: 5

TOD'S LAW: THE ECJ RULES

The second major intellectual property ruling from the European Court of Justice today comes in Case C-28/04 , Tod's SpA and Tod's F...
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TOD'S LAW: THE ECJ RULES TOD'S LAW: THE ECJ RULES Reviewed by Jeremy on 12:09:00 Rating: 5
SOUR REACTION TO "STUFFED LEMON" CTM APPEAL SOUR REACTION TO "STUFFED LEMON" CTM APPEAL Reviewed by Jeremy on 11:14:00 Rating: 5
THE KAT THEY COULDN'T SILENCE THE KAT THEY COULDN'T SILENCE Reviewed by Jeremy on 00:31:00 Rating: 5
PATENTEE CAN'T AMEND DEAD PATENT BACK TO LIFE AGAIN PATENTEE CAN'T AMEND DEAD PATENT BACK TO LIFE AGAIN Reviewed by Jeremy on 23:59:00 Rating: 5
FORTHCOMING EURO-ATTRACTIONS ... FORTHCOMING EURO-ATTRACTIONS ... Reviewed by Jeremy on 15:46:00 Rating: 5

HEY FESTO!

The Festo litigation has probably come to an end, Findlaw reports . After 17 years and two trips to the Supreme Court, the Massachusetts Dis...
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HEY FESTO! HEY FESTO! Reviewed by Unknown on 00:31:00 Rating: 5

BHB BEFORE COURT OF APPEAL

Amanda Maclachlan of Allen & Overy informs the IPKat that The William Hill v British Horseracing Board case kick-started in the Court...
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BHB BEFORE COURT OF APPEAL BHB BEFORE COURT OF APPEAL Reviewed by Unknown on 14:41:00 Rating: 5
CANAL UP THE CREEK WITHOUT A TRADE MARK CANAL UP THE CREEK WITHOUT A TRADE MARK Reviewed by Jeremy on 10:32:00 Rating: 5

GRAPPLING WITH GROKSTER

A more detailed analysis by the IPKat of the majority judgment in today’s Supreme Court Grokster decision . Grokster is a file-sharing net...
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GRAPPLING WITH GROKSTER GRAPPLING WITH GROKSTER Reviewed by Unknown on 00:35:00 Rating: 5

GROKSTER DECIDED

USA Today reports that the Supreme Court has ruled in favour of the copyright holders in MGM v Grokster . According to the paper, a unanimo...
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GROKSTER DECIDED GROKSTER DECIDED Reviewed by Unknown on 15:59:00 Rating: 5
COKE TO SHARE SHELF SPACE WITH TIDDLERS COKE TO SHARE SHELF SPACE WITH TIDDLERS Reviewed by Jeremy on 14:43:00 Rating: 5

GROKSTER...

...the case in which the US Supreme Court will opine on the copyright implications of P2P technology is due to be decided today. Watch thi...
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GROKSTER... GROKSTER... Reviewed by Unknown on 11:43:00 Rating: 5
TECH TRANSFER: THE LARGE PRINT EDITION TECH TRANSFER: THE LARGE PRINT EDITION Reviewed by Jeremy on 22:04:00 Rating: 5

BORDELLO BUST-UP

The Las Vegas Sun reports on a case in dubious taste. The US Government seized the Mustang Ranch Brothel after its owners were found to ha...
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BORDELLO BUST-UP BORDELLO BUST-UP Reviewed by Unknown on 17:10:00 Rating: 5
ULTRAFRAME "STIFFENING MEMBER" PATENT HELD VALID AND INFRINGED ULTRAFRAME "STIFFENING MEMBER" PATENT HELD VALID AND INFRINGED Reviewed by Jeremy on 17:59:00 Rating: 5
JOURNALIST PROVES THAT PATENTS AREN'T BORING JOURNALIST PROVES THAT PATENTS AREN'T BORING Reviewed by Jeremy on 12:49:00 Rating: 5
RAMBUS ACCUSED OF PATENT AMBUSH IN EUROPE TOO RAMBUS ACCUSED OF PATENT AMBUSH IN EUROPE TOO Reviewed by Jeremy on 11:32:00 Rating: 5
KEEPING UP TO DATE WITH THE LAW - TALK AT QUEEN MARY KEEPING UP TO DATE WITH THE LAW - TALK AT QUEEN MARY Reviewed by Unknown on 10:45:00 Rating: 5
SOFTWARE PATENTS ANOTHER STEP CLOSER MAYBE PERHAPS SOFTWARE PATENTS ANOTHER STEP CLOSER MAYBE PERHAPS Reviewed by Unknown on 23:39:00 Rating: 5

VALUING IP IN JAPAN

Yet another book has caught the IPKat's attention. This one's called Valuing Intellectual Property in Japan, Britain and the United ...
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VALUING IP IN JAPAN VALUING IP IN JAPAN Reviewed by Jeremy on 23:24:00 Rating: 5

STILL NO GROKSTER DECISION

The US Supreme Court still has not delivered its opinion in the Grokster case. Monday is the last day of the judicial term and the decison i...
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STILL NO GROKSTER DECISION STILL NO GROKSTER DECISION Reviewed by Unknown on 23:19:00 Rating: 5

LATEST ETMR NOW OUT

The July-August double issue of Sweet & Maxwell's European Trade Mark Reports has now been published, once again more than a week a...
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LATEST ETMR NOW OUT LATEST ETMR NOW OUT Reviewed by Jeremy on 16:41:00 Rating: 5
A NEW POSTAL DELIVERY SERVICE FROM THE IPKAT A NEW POSTAL DELIVERY SERVICE FROM THE IPKAT Reviewed by Jeremy on 15:01:00 Rating: 5

THE GENEVA ACT: A NEW BOOK

The IPKat has received a very handsome review copy of his friend William T. Fryer III's new book, The Geneva Act (1999) of the Hague Agr...
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THE GENEVA ACT: A NEW BOOK THE GENEVA ACT: A NEW BOOK Reviewed by Jeremy on 23:40:00 Rating: 5

EUROCERMEX DUE NEXT THURSDAY

Next Thursday, the ECJ will be delivering its decison in the Eurocermex case. The question for the court to consider is the registrability a...
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EUROCERMEX DUE NEXT THURSDAY EUROCERMEX DUE NEXT THURSDAY Reviewed by Unknown on 23:06:00 Rating: 5
EUROPE CALLS FOR NANOTECHNOLOGY PATENT HARMONISATION EUROPE CALLS FOR NANOTECHNOLOGY PATENT HARMONISATION Reviewed by Unknown on 18:27:00 Rating: 5
JUDGE PROTECTS CLOTHING CO AGAINST CRIMINAL COMPETITOR JUDGE PROTECTS CLOTHING CO AGAINST CRIMINAL COMPETITOR Reviewed by Jeremy on 18:06:00 Rating: 5

TWO FROM THE CFI

The first of today's Court of First Instance's (CFI's) appeals from the OHIM Boards of Appeal is Case T-34/04 , Plus Warenhandel...
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TWO FROM THE CFI TWO FROM THE CFI Reviewed by Jeremy on 10:51:00 Rating: 5
SHOCK, HORROR! "BORED" JUDGE QUITS FOR IP CONSULTANCY SHOCK, HORROR! "BORED" JUDGE QUITS FOR IP CONSULTANCY Reviewed by Jeremy on 07:54:00 Rating: 5

AS IF BY MAGIC...

Last Friday the IPKat had a little moan about the lack of IP decisions by female IP judges. Then, as if by magic, in today's Court of Ap...
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AS IF BY MAGIC... AS IF BY MAGIC... Reviewed by Unknown on 23:37:00 Rating: 5

DOUBLE NAME SHAME ...

The IPKat found this on Snark Hunting, the naming and branding blog. The embarrassing thing is that so many of us will look at branded produ...
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DOUBLE NAME SHAME ... DOUBLE NAME SHAME ... Reviewed by Jeremy on 22:03:00 Rating: 5

LIBYA GOES FOR THE PCT

PCT membership: will it aid Libya's push from desert economy to technocracy? The IPKat has just learned that the Socialist People’s Li...
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LIBYA GOES FOR THE PCT LIBYA GOES FOR THE PCT Reviewed by Jeremy on 15:13:00 Rating: 5
A GRAVE DECISION FROM THE COURT OF APPEAL A GRAVE DECISION FROM THE COURT OF APPEAL Reviewed by Unknown on 14:28:00 Rating: 5
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