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Poland has filed a legal challenge to the new EU copyright directive, saying that it will lead to “preventative censorship”.
Apple has won a patent for a foldable screen that could be used on iPhones and other devices. The patent describes an electronic device with a display and cover that are flexible or bendable.
IP risks were identified as a top-10 concern for organisations in a recent survey by Aon, which also found that insurance covers only 16% of the $1.0 billion average potential loss for certain intangible assets.
Iron Maiden is suing the makers of the video game Ion Maiden, alleging that it infringes on its trademark.
Authentic Brands has acquired the intellectual property of Sports Illustrated and will focus on licensing the brand, but not the licence to print the magazine. “SI’s trusted name and fiercely-devoted following set the stage for the brand to become a leader in lifestyle and entertainment,” said Jamie Salter, Authentic Brands founder, chairman, and chief executive.