Mexico has joined the Madrid system for international trademark registration, becoming the 89th member.
Apple is facing a bill of $368.2 million for infringing four patents owned by US-based security software company VirnetX.
British registry Nominet has responded to criticism that its plans for introducing shorter .uk web addresses will require existing registrants to fight costly auctions to secure domains.
A US author has taken the unusual step of helping an Internet user who began pirating his work to translate his book into Russian.
Wal-Mart has failed to remove a website used to criticise the company in a dispute highlighting the divide between US and non-US views on free speech.
Apple and HTC have ended nearly three years of patent litigation and signed a 10-year licensing deal in a move that raises questions about Apple’s changing approach to enforcing its patents.
The UK High Court has ruled that confectionery brand Cadbury can exclusively use the colour purple on its packaging for chocolate products.
Applicants for contested new generic top-level domains (gTLDs) are considering using private auctions to determine who wins the rights to a disputed string.
Two US Internet service providers that have joined three other firms in a piracy crackdown have revealed their plans for punishing illegal downloaders.
Gabon has thwarted Kim Dotcom’s plans to launch a successor site to file-sharing service Megaupload under me.ga, after its government suspended the web address.