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Copyright clarification from Europe’s top court

Judges at the Court of Justice of the European Union delivered good news for designers in their Cofomel decision earlier this month

Copyright clarification from Europe’s top court
7 Mar 2019

Lone inventor takes on Huawei in case that exposes the deep disparities in the US patent system

Portuguese national says he has sold his house to hire an attorney to go after the Chinese company over alleged IP theft – a huge leap of faith given US assertion realities

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11 Apr 2019

Litigation and eligibility: Portugal

In Portugal, both administrative and judicial actions are available to patent owners, although most patent infringement cases are dealt with through civil suits. Customs intervention can also be availed of in order to prevent the import of infringing goods. A complaint may be lodged with the competent administrative authorities or the Public Prosecutor’s Office. Read more

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1 Jul 2018

Battistelli's achievements overshadow the mistakes he undoubtedly made

A new era gets underway at the European Patent Office tomorrow when Portugal’s Antonio Campinos takes over as its president in succession to Benoît Battistelli, who stepped down on Friday having been in charge since 2010.   It’s fair to say that… Read more

1 Aug 2017

Above and beyond

The IP Hall of Fame Academy selected four outstanding individuals to be the induction class of 2017 Read more

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1 Aug 2017

Above and beyond

The IP Hall of Fame Academy selected four outstanding individuals to be the induction class of 2017 Read more

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1 Jul 2018

Battistelli's achievements overshadow the mistakes he undoubtedly made

A new era gets underway at the European Patent Office tomorrow when Portugal’s Antonio Campinos takes over as its president in succession to Benoît Battistelli, who stepped down on Friday having been in charge since 2010.   It’s fair to say that… Read more

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1 Jul 2018

Battistelli's achievements overshadow the mistakes he undoubtedly made

A new era gets underway at the European Patent Office tomorrow when Portugal’s Antonio Campinos takes over as its president in succession to Benoît Battistelli, who stepped down on Friday having been in charge since 2010.   It’s fair to say that… Read more

1 Aug 2017

Above and beyond

The IP Hall of Fame Academy selected four outstanding individuals to be the induction class of 2017 Read more

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