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SK innovation fuels LG Chem feud with EV battery patent lawsuit

A feud between two South Korean battery makers escalated on Friday as SK Innovation Co Ltd said it plans to sue bigger rival LG Chem Ltd in the United States over alleged patent infringement related to electric vehicles.

Lenovo sued over patent infringement

A US-based company is taking Chinese computer-maker Lenovo to court over allegations it infringed on a series of 4G patents.

European Patent Office looks to deepen IP cooperation with Singapore, Asia

The European Patent Office has seen a growing number of patent applications from Singapore and other parts of Asia, and is looking to bolster cooperation with the region.

“Baby Shark” owner Pinkfong faces a copyright infringement lawsuit – based on a public domain song

A musician named Johnny Only says that “Baby Shark” belongs to him, and he’s suing Pinkfong’s parent company, SmartStudy in a South Korean court of law.

And finally…

Lizzo wants to trademark the phrase ‘100% that b****’

The ‘Truth Hurts’ singer wants to use the lyrics on a new merchandise line. However, she has been called out by musician Mina Lioness, who claims she wrote the same phrase in a tweet seven months before the release of Lizzo’s track.

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