International reports

Sent to over 28,000 subscribers, the IAM Weekly email features reports from an international team of correspondents who report on recent developments in IP law and practice in their home jurisdictions, as well as strategic issues and those relating to finance, deal making and valuation.

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IPlytics GmbH

IP analytics

  • 17 Apr
    2019

    SEPs in the auto industry – the case of 5G

    Similar to the transition in the mobile phone industry from feature phones to smartphones, we will see shifts and profit redistribution within the auto industry. Most market experts predict dramatic changes in this market as a result of disruptive technology trends such as self-driving vehicles, electrification and connectivity via technologies like 5G. Full text

  • 3 Apr
    2019

    Who is patenting AI technology?

    When we think of AI, we think of pop-culture’s depiction of an existential threat to mankind. While the reality is much less dramatic, it is important to be aware of how integrated AI already is in everyday life. This article looks at patent filing trends for AI technology and what this means for businesses.  Full text

  • 20 Mar
    2019

    Patent litigation trends in the Internet of Things

    This article is an extract of an ongoing study around patent activities in the IoT space. The analysis conducted by IPlytics sheds light on potential legal risks for any IoT business in the market. Full text

Clarivate Analytics

IP industry focus

Ambridge Partners LLC

IP insurance

Global Prior Art Inc

IP management

GreyB

IP managing innovation

Sagacious Research

IP technology

Murta Goyanes

Brazil

Bereskin & Parr LLP

Canada

Vivien Chan & Co

China

AWA

Denmark

Weickmann & Weickmann PartmbB

Germany

Jacobacci & Partners

Italy

Shobayashi International Patent & Trademark Office

Japan

NLO

Netherlands

Allen & Overy, A Pędzich Spk

Poland

  • 10 Apr
    2019

    Registered and ordinary pledges for entry into the trademark register

    A company’s logo is recognised as one of its most valuable assets rather than a mere characteristic. This has resulted in an increased interest in securing claims by encumbering trademarks with pledges. However, confusion may arise as to the distinction between a registered and ordinary pledge and its entry into the Polish Patent Office’s trademark register. Full text

  • 12 Mar
    2019

    What do VAT changes mean for collecting societies?

    The minister of finance has issues new rules for correcting value added tax accrued on fees paid by producers and importers of blank media, recording and reproduction devices to copyright collecting societies, clarifying the tax situation for them. Full text

  • 6 Mar
    2019

    Changes to Industrial Property Law in motion

    Parliament is working on amendments to the Industrial Property Law that will alter the definition of a ‘trademark’ and the procedure for extending trademark protection. The amendment is necessary due to the need to implement the provisions of EU Directive 2015/2436 into Polish law, so as to approximate EU trademark laws. Full text

Gowling WLG (International) Inc

Russia

AWA

Sweden

Hepp Wenger Ryffel AG

Switzerland

Formosa Transnational

Taiwan

Gün + Partners

Turkey

Carpmaels & Ransford LLP

UK

Baker Donelson

USA