June 2019











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Whiskey in the jar

Six centuries after the date of the earliest known written record of whiskey in Ireland, Irish whiskey was granted PGI status. David Birchall takes a look View the original article here: Whiskey in the jar…


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Tightrope walker

The delicate balance that must be struck when protecting a brand while not alienating consumers View the original article here: Tightrope walker The article was originally posted on IPMagazine. Each article is copyrighted to their…


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Professor’s privilege

Jesper Sellin examines the concept of inventor ownership and its effect on patenting and commercialisation View the original article here: Professor’s privilege The article was originally posted on IPMagazine. Each article is copyrighted to their…


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Patent litigation in Japan

Recent legal changes sets the country on the road to becoming a more patentee-friendly jurisdiction View the original article here: Patent litigation in Japan The article was originally posted on IPMagazine. Each article is copyrighted…


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Editor's letter July/August 2019

Editor’s letter July/August 2019 View the original article here: Editor's letter July/August 2019 The article was originally posted on IPMagazine. Each article is copyrighted to their original authors. We do not own any rights to…


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On the frontier

Alibaba’s global head of IP enforcement Matthew Bassiur tells Maura O’Malley how the e-commerce behemoth has clamped down on counterfeiters but that new threats are emerging View the original article here: On the frontier The…


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SCOTUS takes up PTAB time bar review case

Court to decide whether the CAFC can review PTAB determinations about timeliness of an IPR View the original article here: SCOTUS takes up PTAB time bar review case The article was originally posted on IPMagazine….


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Tracking trends

In analysing trademark trends over the last five years, the influence of China cannot be overestimated says CompuMark’s Robert Reading View the original article here: Tracking trends The article was originally posted on IPMagazine. Each…


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Kirkland hires director of wellbeing

Kirkland & Ellis has hired Robin Belleau as director of wellbeing to lead an initiative across the whole firm. View the original article here: Kirkland hires director of wellbeing The article was originally posted on…