Monday 20 September
Model exercise propels South Korea up WIPO’s 2021 Global Innovation Index as China edges nearer to the highest 10.
We look at the online marketplaces in Indonesia that ought to be on counterfeit enforcement radars.
Tuesday 21 September
Volkswagen drops its ‘.brand’ new gTLD, Ice Dice loses claims over misuse of his likeness for the second time, Watercress is added to the UK GI record, and rather more in Tuesday’s information digest.
The IP Workplace of the Philippines broadcasts plans to form new IP task forces within the wake of WIPO’s innovation report.
The USPTO sanctions another attorney for signing off trademark functions from China with out conducting the correct checks.
Wednesday 22 September
Electronics clients are almost definitely to cut ties with an official brand online after by chance buying a faux product, Sensible Safety analysis reveals.
The Canadian IP Workplace gives an unique replace on efforts to address ongoing delays in examination, however admits extra must be finished.
Thursday 23 September
The clean-up operation to register meme-currency Dogecoin offers valuable lessons for creators that obtain sudden consideration.
Victoria’s Secret is on the up, whereas General Motors grapples with a recall challenge within the newest WTR Model Elite evaluation.
The IP places of work of Paraguay and Venezuela reflect on their achievements over the course of the covid-19 pandemic.
Friday 24 September
Amazon bans hundreds of Chinese brands, the UK Mental Property Workplace celebrates a record-breaking yr and Netflix acquires the rights to Roald Dahl’s tales in Friday’s information round-up.
JD.com leverages its relationship with LVMH to spice up its personal popularity, in keeping with WTR knowledge evaluation.
Saturday 25 September
Whether or not it’s a full free commerce settlement or the UK becoming a member of the United States-Mexico-Canada Settlement, geographical indications will be a defining factor in talks with the US, our Saturday opinion piece argues.
WTR Particular Report: Inside in-house operations
WTR’s newest Particular Report, “Inside in-house operations: how to build world-class trademark functions and portfolios”, takes a deep dive into portfolio, model and in-house workforce administration – with perception from specialists at corporations together with Fb, FIFA, Novartis, Verizon and Vodafone.