MIP Recognises Spoor & Fisher’s IP Stars 2021
Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) recently announced its 2021 IP Stars for Trade Marks and Patents, and Spoor & Fisher is proud to have 15 attorneys internationally recognised in the global category.Read more
OEM products and why you should register your trade mark in China
If products bearing your trade mark are manufactured and branded in China, it is now more important than ever that you register your trade mark there.Read more
Could vaccine registration negate the good intentions of the Trips waiver?
In October 2020, South Africa and India called on World Trade Organisation (WTO) members to support a proposal to suspend the WTO's agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (Trips), for the duration of the coronavirus pandemic.Read more
Authors, you've got a friend
The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary gives the following as a meaning of the word “friend”: “A person who wishes another, a cause etc., well; a sympathizer, helper, patron…” Carole King, the famous songwriter/performer, gives a good description of the characteristics of a friend in her iconic song, You’ve Got a Friend.Read more
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