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The account of Carpe Donktum, a prominent pro-Donald Trump meme maker, has been permanently suspended by Twitter, which cited “repeated” violations of copyright infringement.
Morgan Lewis has hired a nine-strong London IP team from Cooley, led by partner Nick Bolter.
French company stopped from selling ‘Nosecco’ non-alcoholic fizz
The Prosecco Consortium in Italy has blocked a French wine company from trademarking the name ‘Nosecco’ for its non-alcoholic sparkling fizz.
The estate of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle has sued Netflix over its upcoming film Enola Holmes, arguing that the movie’s depiction of public domain character Sherlock Holmes having emotions and respecting women violates Doyle’s copyright.
Spider-Man Miles Morales’ PS5 announcement trailer has been removed from all official YouTube channels after French company Gameloft has made a copyright claim on Spider-Man Miles Morales’ official trailer.