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29 Nov 2020, 6:05 am by Anastasiia Kyrylenko
 GuestKat Léon Dijkman reviewed the “Patents Games in the Global South”, by Amaka Vanni. [read post]
25 Mar 2019, 6:00 am
 A recent decision from the Netherlands also adds to this debate, Katfriend Léon Dijkman (European University Institute) explains.Here's what Léon writes:Lucrezia and RembrandtIs imitation the sincerest form of flattery? [read post]
1 Jul 2020, 1:15 am by Sophie Corke
This Kat has constitutionality concernsMissing The IPKat's posts as they come in doesn't mean missing out: catch up on last week's news and views in this edition of Never Too Late.CopyrightIn a guest post, KatFriend Hanne Kirk (Gorrissen Federspiel) considered the application of the CJEU's Cofemel decision by Denmark's Supreme Court and whether a certain style of black rubber boots with red laces would merit copyright protection.Chijioke Okorie, the IPKat's… [read post]
27 Dec 2020, 11:57 am by Sophie Corke
 Katfriend Darren Meale presented Retromark Volume VIII with a look back at nine of the most noteworthy recent cases in EU and English trade mark law.A recent decision from Singapore confirms the possibility of registering a trade mark containing the same word or component as a pre-existing trade mark, so long as the similar element has a low level of distinctiveness, according to a case report by Katfriends Jennifer Lim Wei Zhen and Claudia Borghini.Keeping in the distinctiveness vein,… [read post]
31 Jan 2021, 6:07 am by Anastasiia Kyrylenko
GuestKat Léon Dijkman discussed how concepts such as novelty, inventiveness and sufficiency, found in patent prosecution, can be applied in writing a good paper or thesis.GuestKat Riana Harvey prepared an event report about the Institute of Intellectual Property and Market Law (IFIM) Holiday Seminar, “Tales of the New Doctors of Law”. [read post]
20 Mar 2020, 4:45 am by Sophie Corke
Skidmore v Led Zeppelin judgment, SpecialKat Hayleigh Bosher concluded that the case is a promising development for music copyright law.A guest post by Natasha Mangal offers insight into the  recently-adopted US Music Modernization Act, mechanical rights, and its provision for the establishment of a publicly-accessible database for musical works information.PatentsMerpel resurfaced to muse on the pros and cons of the recent decision of the UK to pull out of the future Unitary Patent Court - and… [read post]
16 May 2019, 9:35 am
Dibbles was the definition of an unwilling licensee -quiet, lacking in pro-activity and immovable (see claws)Kat friend, Léon Dijkman, PhD researcher and candidate at the European University Institute in Florence, has brought news to the IPKat team of last week's FRAND decision in Philips v ASUS from the Dutch Court of Appeal - the first Dutch decision after Huawei v ZTE dealing with a FRAND-defence. [read post]
17 Dec 2020, 11:00 pm by Chijioke Okorie
GuestKat Léon Dijkman’s review of Amaka Vanni’s Patent Games in the Global South in November shows that the national histories of patent (and other IP) laws and their application (including agenda-setting for reforms) can tell us so much about what needs to change. [read post]
9 Apr 2019, 10:59 pm
Katfriend Léon Dijkman (European University Institute) was also there, and has now prepared a report for The IPKat.Here's what Léon writes:Conference report: Injunctions and flexibility in patent law The conference faculty"Once a joint domain of inertia and arcana, questions of patent remedies now generate heated public debate", wrote John Golden in a 2010 article. [read post]
7 Jun 2020, 6:15 am by Anastasiia Kyrylenko
 GuestKat Léon Dijkman shared a taste of vegetarian burgers and their not-so-vegetarian trade mark fights. [read post]
27 May 2019, 12:36 am
 Léon Dijkman [PhD candidate, European University Institute] presented his current research project, entitled Can patent injunctions be counter-innovative? [read post]
28 Nov 2019, 10:39 am
 DefamationGuestKat Léon Dijkman looks at an interesting decision from the Amsterdam district court which ordered Google to remove negative reviews from Google Maps's review section after concluding that they were fake.Economics and IPFormer PermaKat Nicola Searle shares her thoughts on the current state of the impact of economics on IP, and as a bonus asks for feedback from Kat readers.IP EducationThe IP Education Series is back! [read post]
13 Aug 2019, 6:03 am
Léon further reports in Are FRAND-dispute too complex for PI proceedings? [read post]
16 Sep 2019, 11:57 pm
This is foreshadowed in the recent Board of Appeal decision, T0688/16, where an inappropriate use of discretion leads to ping-pong.Communication to the public -GuestKat Nedim Malovic examines a referral made by the Swedish Patents and Market Court of Appeal to the CJEU, asking whether the concept of “public”  (which is not expressly defined in the legislation) under Articles 3 and 4 of the InfoSoc Directive has a uniform meaning, and if so, what… [read post]
10 Oct 2019, 12:32 am
 With injunctions in patent law an increasingly hot topic in Europe, Léon Dijkman looks at recent announcements by the German Ministry of Justice that a proposal for the amendment of the German patent act is forthcoming.Trade MarksThe issue of registering trade marks of football clubs has always posed a problem, as demonstrated by rejection by the UKIPO of Liverpool Football Club’s application to register ‘LIVERPOOL’ as a UK trade mark. [read post]
10 Sep 2019, 3:31 pm
PermaKat Neil Wilkof narrates their struggles.Law and Economics GuestKat Léon Dijkman interviewed Prof. [read post]
27 Oct 2019, 8:23 am
 Lying on the sofa and Writing the NTLTrademarks Léon Dijkman reports on AG Tanchev’s opinion in the case C-371/18 Sky and others, in which the AG finds that lack of intention to use a trade mark can be indicative of bad faith. [read post]
20 Jan 2020, 9:54 am
Day 2 and 3 of the hearing brought premature reports that the the Board of Appeal would be referring questions on priority to the Enlarged Board of Appeal (EBA), with Day 4 ultimately bringing the conclusion that Broad Institute's appeal would be dismissed, due to their patent being found to lack priority.SpecialKat Chijioke Okorie examined the decision of the Constitutional Court of South Africa in Ascendis Animal Health (Pty) Limited v Merck Sharp Dohme Corporation and 2 Others [2019] ZACC… [read post]
15 May 2019, 10:06 pm
Katfriend Léon Dijkman reports on a recent Dutch decision dealing with the problem of protection of a copy of a painting in the public domain .GuestKat Ieva Giedrimaite posts No Allies for Oracle’s Win Against Google. [read post]
26 May 2019, 2:13 pm
Katfriend, Léon Dijkman, reports on the decision in Philips v ASUS from the Dutch Court of Appeal - the first Dutch decision after Huawei v ZTE dealing with a FRAND-defence. [read post]