Almost all trademark applications at the US Patent and Trademark Office will be filed online as of October this year, the office has announced.
A clothing collaboration between Walmart and Ellen DeGeneres has been targeted in a trademark and copyright infringement suit by an artist.
The Premier League and UEFA have renewed their so-called ‘super blocking’ injunctions against illegal football streams ahead of the new season, it has been reported.
Two operators of a Uruguay-based piracy website have been sentenced to three years and four months in prison.
Spain’s LaLiga and Belgium’s Pro League have renewed an anti-piracy agreement.
The companies representing the IP rights of The Beatles and Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour have filed separate lawsuits targeting online counterfeiters.
Tommy Hilfiger and Benefit Cosmetics have filed identical lawsuits against suspected online counterfeiters.
The number of domain name complaints which resulted in a domain transfer fell in 2018, according to the UK’s .uk domain name registry, Nominet.
Chinese-owned social media app TikTok has referred a copyright dispute with three European music licensing bodies to the UK’s Copyright Tribunal.
Facebook has won an inter partes review before the US Patent and Trademark Office in a patent dispute over its messaging service, Whatsapp.