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30 Dec 2021, 1:39 pm by Alexandre Miura
 MiscellaneousSpecialKat Chijioke Okorie brought us a series of highlights of intellectual property in Africa this year, divided into copyright, trade marks, and patents, policy, legislation and administration. [read post]
2 May 2020, 4:33 am by Sophie Corke
Estar, as reported by GuestKat Rose Hughes.Rose also covered the EQE Supervisory Board's announcement that there will now no longer be any European qualifying examination in 2020, which prompted a lively debate below the line.Katfriends Gian Paolo Di Santo, Gabriele Girardello, and Greta Cucinella offered a valuable insight into pharmaceutical patents and COVID-19 from an Italian perspective.Trade MarksSpecialKat Chijioke Okorie considered the question of whether there is any… [read post]
14 Jun 2013, 8:42 am
 Over in Africa, Chijioke Ifeoma Okorie -- who has now joined the Afro-IP blog team -- has made some good points about the relationship of copyright-based businesses to the increasingly popular concept of open educational resources. [read post]
11 Oct 2020, 12:09 pm by Magdaleen Jooste
  Back in May, Chijioke Okorie started the Beijing Treaty in Africa series. [read post]
28 Mar 2020, 11:54 am by Magdaleen Jooste
Chijioke Okorie discussed the fair dealing exception in South Africa. [read post]
16 Sep 2022, 8:35 am by James Kwong
  SpecialKat Chijioke Okorie reported on this here. [read post]
20 Jan 2020, 9:54 am
The event will take place at Simmons' London office in Moorgate from 2pm to 7:30pm, and you can find further information here.Book ReviewsSpecialKat Chijioke Okorie reviewed '3D Printing and Intellectual Property' by Lucas S. [read post]
7 Apr 2023, 6:30 am by Terry Hart
.'” Nigeria amends its Copyright Act to ratify outstanding copyright treaties and address other issues — Writing at IPKat, Chijioke Okorie reviews some of the highlights of Nigeria’s Copyright Act 2022, which was signed into law on March 17. [read post]
12 Jun 2020, 9:51 am by Sophie Corke
This Kat is asserting her moral rights (to tuna)If you were taking a Kat-nap last week, rest assured that you can still keep up with this IPKat compilation.CopyrightSpecialKat Chijioke Okorie considered the copyright implications of livestreaming in light of the Kenya Copyright Board's recent clarification regarding rates payable by DJs/venues when they livestream recorded music.GuestKat Thomas Key reported on a recent judgment of the US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, which… [read post]
2 Jun 2021, 12:22 pm by Magdaleen Jooste
Chijioke Okorie reported on South Africa’s National Assembly’s decision to rescind the pass of the Copyright Amendment Bill. [read post]
20 Feb 2017, 2:53 am by Afro Leo
Chijioke Ifeoma Okorie will be publishing a much awaited post on the judgment in Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria Ltd v Nigerian Copyright Commission. [read post]
27 Dec 2020, 11:57 am by Sophie Corke
This Kat has had entirely too much turkeyWith another year drawing to a close, there's roundups and retrospectives all round.CopyrightThe first instalment of SpecialKat and Africa Correspondent Chijioke Okorie's 2020 Africa IP Highlights roundup shone a light on key decisions and reforms in the copyright sphere.Trade MarksTurning to trade marks, the second 2020 Africa IP Highlights instalment gave a chronological overview of the past year's trade mark and… [read post]
24 Feb 2020, 12:56 pm
However, its reliance on identifying similarities with existing popular music could prove to be problematic from a copyright perspective.Clarence Lakpini was in attendance at the launch of GuestKat Chijioke Okorie's new book on 'Multi-Sided Music Platforms and the Law', summarising a number of issues and talking points which arose at the event here.Trade MarksThe IPKat commented on two trade mark judgments, with GuestKat Riana Harvey reporting on the High… [read post]
25 Aug 2022, 2:04 am by Giorgio Luceri
(see here).Our GuestKat Chijioke Okorie reported on the recent recommendation issued by the Kenya Copyright Board (KECOBO) entitled "Advisory on memes and copyright law," which analysed the phenomenon of memes in light of Kenya's Copyright Act (see here). [read post]
27 Sep 2020, 7:08 am by Anastasiia Kyrylenko
 Designs Our Africa Correspondent, Chijioke Okorie, shared her analysis of a design case, which reached the Federal High Court of Nigeria Here, the Court considered whether two designs of the respondent, registered without substantive examination, were new or should be nullified based on an earlier product from the claimant. [read post]
5 Aug 2019, 12:27 am
Team NewsGuestKat Rose Hughes will soon begin a new role as Patent Attorney at AstraZeneca in Cambridge, UK.Africa Correspondent Chijioke Okorie has been appointed a Queen Elizabeth Scholar under the Open African Innovation Research (Open AIR) project. [read post]
18 Feb 2020, 12:01 pm
Book reviewsLast week, our SpecialKat Hayleigh Bosher reviewed a recent book publication from…our SpecialKat Chijioke Okorie, “Multi-sided Music Platforms and the Law, Copyright, Law and Policy in Africa”. [read post]
27 Jan 2019, 3:01 am
A recent case in the US gives the opportunity to Katfriend Chijioke Okorie (Penguide) to reflect on this issue from the perspective of Nigerian law. [read post]
7 Jun 2020, 6:15 am by Anastasiia Kyrylenko
 SpecialKat Chijioke Okorie started a series of posts on the implementation of the Beijing Treaty on Audiovisual Performances in Africa. [read post]
15 Mar 2018, 9:24 am
Katfriend and AfroIP blogger Chijioke Ifeoma Okorie returns on a topic that has been increasingly at the centre of attention recently: collective rights management and collecting societies in Nigeria.Here’s what Chijioke Ifeoma writes:“At a meeting of the Board of Directors of the Copyright Society of Nigeria (COSON) held on 7th December 2017, COSON’s founding Chairman (Mr. [read post]