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Brexit & IP: what is the current position?
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On 31 January 2020, the UK will formally leave the European Union and enter a "transition" period, which is currently set to end on 31 December 2020. In this article we look at...

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Overview of the Intellectual Property Chapter of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)
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The Intellectual Property Chapter of the USMCA contains a number of notable revisions from NAFTA, which are focused on stronger enforcement and protection of IP rights

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Welcoming new IPMT partners and counsel in 2020

We are delighted to announceour new Intellectual Property, Media & Technology (IPMT) partners and counsel. The promoted members of the IPMT practice span patents, trademarks,...

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The importance of Registry Lock

A recent blog post by the manager of the Netherlands country code Top Level Domain (ccTLD) .NL, SIDN, indicated that only 150 of the 5.8 million .NL domain names are secured with .NL...

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ICANN report wipes the smile off emoji domains

A 30-page Report by the 12-member Emoji Study Group (ESG) of ICANN’s Country-Code Names Supporting Organization (CCNSO) has reiterated a number of problematic issues that were...

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Registration justified by prior business relationship
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In a recent decision under the UDRP before WIPO, a panel denied the transfer of the domain name <hawkeco.com> due to the lack of registration in bad faith given the parties' prior ...

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When "Nova Tela" is as common as telenovelas
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In a recent decision under the UDRP before WIPO, a Panel refused to transfer the disputed domain name <novatela.com>, finding that the Complainant had failed to prove that the Domain...

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Top Level .CY domain names available

The University of Cyprus, the Registry for .CY domain names, recently introduced a new online system for the registration and management of Cypriot domain names. At the same time the...

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Don’t gamble on refiling
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In a recent decision under the UDRP before WIPO, a three-member Panel denied the transfer of the domain names <casinoseminole.com>, <seminolecasino.com> and...

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