FIRM NEWS

30 Juillet 2018

« For they have sown the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind. »

Previously, the position held by US Courts was that lost foreign sales were generally considered not recoverable through enforcement of a US patent. Based on the 22 June 2018 decision of the US Supreme Court, foreign lost profits are now recoverable, at least under specific conditions.

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18 Avril 2018

Intellectual Property Working Group – in China : overview, analysis and forecasts

Need some insight on major trends and recent evolution in IP protection in China? In Beijing on 8 May 2018? Join the Intellectual Property Working Group’s next event coordinated by Shujie Feng which will discuss the upcoming White Paper on IP Protection from SIPO.

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3 Avril 2018

Louboutin’s Shoes Or How To Learn Not To Be Walked Over

If you evoke Louboutin’s name, it will probably be associated by many with red sole shoes, especially heels. The famous luxury shoes designer Christian Louboutin has made red sole shoes his trademark since 1992 to the extent that this characteristic is even sometimes used to designate his creations rather than his name.

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6 Mars 2018

Intellectual Property Working Group – How to create and manage a company in China?

Our trademark attorneys, Prof. Shujie Feng and Fujuan Dai are participating this Tuesday, March 6th, to an event organized jointly by the Chambers of Commerce and Industry in China of France and Benelux: « Intellectual Property Working Group - How to create and manage a company in China? »

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28 Fevrier 2018

Privileged at last…

A new Rule at the U.S. Patent Office establishes that communications with foreign patent attorneys can be privileged.

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