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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s steadfast support for copyright owners was one of the hallmarks of her U.S Supreme Court tenure, and her decisions strengthening copyright protection will have a lasting impact on the law, experts say.
The Chinese government granted a total 41 trademarks to companies linked to Ivanka Trump by April of 2019 – and the trademarks she applied for after her father became president got approved about 40% faster than those she requested before Donald Trump’s victory in the 2016 election, according to a new book by Forbes’ senior editor Dan Alexander.
IP Watchdog’s most recent webinar focused on the role of IP in the development of the most promising vaccines to combat COVID-19 and included speakers from the medical community, the US Food and Drug Administration and the biopharmaceutical industry.
Footballer Lionel Messi can register his name as a trademark after a nine-year legal battle, the EU’s top court has ruled.
Jack Daniel’s, which is owned by Brown-Forman, was first taken to court by the maker of the Bad Spaniels Silly Squeakers dog toy in 2014 after the distiller sent cease and desist letters to the company.