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IPPro The Internet is the go-to industry publication for free news, views and opinion on intellectual property news. The Berlin Court of Appeal has ruled in favour of Deutsche Digitale Bibliothek (German Digital Library), confirming that embedding preview images via “framing
Nintendo has filed a lawsuit against the alleged operator of the popular console ROM sites LoveROMS.com and LoveRETRO.co. The sites are among the most notorious online hubs for pirated games, according to Nintendo, and face millions of dollars in potential damages.
The Madras High Court has passed an order restraining the Mumbai-based Pranita Pawar Productions from releasing the Marathi movie Majha Naav Shivaji. The order was passed by the court after hearing a petition filed by Wunderbar Productions, owned by actor-filmmaker Dhanush.
Medical Council of India ( MCI) and University Grants Commission ( UGC) have been the worst and most outdated of institutions and their restructuring is essential to the country’s growth trajectory, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant tells in an interview. Excerpts: How does renaming and replacing UGC with Higher Education Commission of India (HECI) help?
Suven Life Sciences has been granted a product patent by India, Singapore, South Korea and Israel each for a new chemical entity (NCE) used in the treatment of disorders associated with neurodegenerat
IPPro The Internet is the go-to industry publication for free news, views and opinion on intellectual property editors picks features. Barney Dixon analyses the ins and outs of recent EU copyright reform, including proposals to introduce a link tax and content filters for platforms
The English High Court has said that Smartbond Step 1, a hair repair product sold by cosmetics brand L’Oréal, infringes a patent licensed by California-based Olaplex.
In an initial order, a court in Vienna, Austria, has ruled that YouTube can be held directly liable for users’ copyright infringements. The video service is not seen as a neutral intermediary and should do more to prevent infringing uploads.
The U.S. International Trade Commission said on Thursday it would investigate Toyota Motor Corp , Panasonic Corp and other companies for alleged patent infringement in certain infotainment systems, components and automobiles containing such systems.
A newly created Texas entity on Tuesday hit Match Group Inc, parent company of the dating app Tinder, with a patent infringement lawsuit in plaintiff-friendly Eastern District of Texas.
Irish band the Script are suing James Arthur for copyright infringement. The group claim that the X Factor winner’s 2016 comeback single Say You Won’t Let Go rips off their 2008 single The Man Who Can’t Be Moved.
Beijing, May 12 (IANS) As it prepares to file an initial public offering (IPO) in Hong Kong, Xiaomi has been named in a patent dispute in China by its rival Coolpad for three successful smartphone models — Mi Mix 2, Redmi Note 5 and Redmi 5 Plus.
Germany’s top criminal and civil court, the Federal Court of Justice (BGH), is set to decide whether the video giant YouTube, which is owned by Google, is liable if users upload clips that they do not own the copyright on.
(Reuters) – Nikola Motor Co, which makes hydrogen-powered semi trucks, filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against electric automaker Tesla Inc () alleging design patent infringements. Tesla’s Semi, its first electric heavy duty truck, is “substantially” similar to Nikola’s design, Nikola Motor said in a court filing.