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Letter to PM about US-India Bilateral Relations on Intellectual Property

Dear Prime Minister Modi ji,

We, the undersigned, wish to share with you some of our concerns on India’s position on intellectual property (IP), particularly in the context of bilateral relations between the United States of America and India. 1,587 more words

Bad Ideas

Patent Office Guidelines for Products and Laws of Nature.

The United States Patent Office (USPTO) has issued guidance to patent examiners on whether patent claims improperly encompass laws of nature, natural phenomena and principles, or products of nature. 422 more words

Work And No Play

Open source vs. proprietary system in the Internet of Things

Internet of Things (IoT) market is estimated to generate $ 7.1 trillion in sales by 2020, but its main issue is often considered to be the lack of interoperability between devices belonging to different systems.   462 more words


Cartier and Mont Blanc win first of its kind blocking injunction

For some time now, owners of copyright in films and music have been able to ask the court to order internet service providers (‘ISPs’) to prevent access to websites which make available unauthorised copies of their material.  308 more words

Intellectual Property

Cybersecurity Awareness: Are We Winning?

Cybersecurity Awareness Month comes to a close with a two-part posting. Today, “Are We Winning?”, and tomorrow “Can We Win?”

Are we winning the cybersecurity  war? 640 more words


Preliminary Injunction Procedures in IP Matters in Germany - Guidelines in a Nutshell

In urgent cases, it makes sense for intellectual property (IP) rights owners to apply for a preliminary injunction (PI). Especially if an infringing product is launched on the market, it is important to react quickly. 834 more words

Intellectual Property

New issue of Music & Copyright with Australia country report

The latest issue of Music & Copyright is now available for subscribers to download. Here are some of the highlights.

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