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Eligibility of Chinese Patent Applications in the Field of Algorithms and Software

In addition to the foreign applicants who have been constantly investing in China’s patent assets, recent years have also witnessed some big Chinese software companies applying for a large number of invention patents containing algorithms or business ...

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Protection of your trademark against commercial agent or representative’s registrations

Imagine that you do business in a foreign country and your business partner or commercial agent in this country has registered your trademark in his name and is not willing to transfer it to you. Or imagine that you have filed an international applica ...

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Walking the tight rope: Paparazzi Photographs, Personality Rights and Fair Use – A closer look at the jurisdictions of India and USA

Like most creative works, it is an established principle that copyright protection is extended to photographs. The water becomes murkier when the photographs in question are of public figures because, in addition to copyright over the artistry of phot ...

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Knowing where and how to look for IP coverage in CGL policies

IP Litigators Face Several Key Questions Litigating an Intellectual Property dispute raises important questions: When does an insurer have to pay for a defense? Who should notify insurers and when – and which insurers? What if the insurers all s ...

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Noteworthy Points of China’s New Patent Law 2021

The new Chinese patent law came into effect on June 1, 2021. This amendment involves many aspects, such as introduction of partial design, service invention, distribution of patent monetization, abuse of patent rights, patent term extension, voluntary ...

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Biotechnology in colors and biotechnological patents in Chile

Back in 2001, the OECD defined biotechnology as “the application of science and technology to living organisms as well as parts, products and models thereof, to alter living or non-living materials for the production of knowledge, goods and services”. ...

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Strategies and tools for launching successful tech ventures revealed in new book: Technology Entrepreneurship – Bringing innovation to the marketplace

The book combines comprehensive knowledge with applied skills to strategically transform innovations into viable businesses for commercial or social ends and provides researchers and students of Business, Science, Technology and Engineering discipline ...

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Innovation, Startups and Intellectual Property Management: a book review and some ideas for the post-COVID era

Why should entrepreneurs care about IP management? This was our starting point to analyze the role of intellectual property management in new business ventures. With particular reference to the innovative potential of small firms in Latin America, we ...

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IP management within the digital transformation: Case Study Project at the Center for International IP Studies (CEIPI / Strasbourg University)

The latest data from the European Patent Office (EPO) on patent activities within the fourth industrial revolution (4IR) shows the dramatic development with a global growth in IPFs of 1,400% since the year 2000 and a growth of 54% in the last three ye ...

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Bank of America changed its innovation and IP culture with a decentralized approach

Digitalization is driving in many successful companies an organizational change how innovation and IP work is done. This often means that a centralized innovation lab is installed. This innovation lab is a central unit with the purpose to drive especi ...

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