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Recognising the IP masters[premium]

While hundreds of nominations are received, only a select few individuals are chosen for induction into the IP Hall of Fame each year. The achievements of this year’s inductees confirm their status as thought leaders in their respective fields Full text

TIPO releases new Examination Guideline to clarify dual filing system

In Taiwan, the utility model patent system is usually associated with corresponding 'dual filing' measures, which allow an applicant to file an invention application and a utility model application with the Taiwan IP Office (TIPO) based on the same creations on the same day. TIPO recently released the new Examination Guideline dealing with this system. Full text

Unfair Commercial Practices Directive sets out clearer rules for mark owners

The deadline for implementing the EU Directive on Unfair Business-to-Consumer Commercial Practices has now expired. In Denmark, the directive is implemented by a regulation to the Marketing Act. This is particularly significant to trademark owners, as most counterfeit cases are run with reference to the Marketing Act as well as the Trademark Act. Full text

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