Guerlain vs. EUIPO and the question of distinctiveness

Cosmetics — everything from lipsticks and blush to eyeshadow and mascara — are all about making their wearers stand out. The same holds true for an effective trademark, meaning a brand’s success or failure depends on distinguishing itself in a crowded field of competitors. When Guerlain sought to do just that by attempting to register […]

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How are damages calculated in patent infringement cases?

Not only does patent infringement forestall individual innovation, but when occurring unimpeded on a broad scale, it also effectively puts entire markets into holding patterns. If your rights as an inventor are violated in this fashion, you can sue in the appropriate civil court to stop it, setting yourself up to recoup associated monetary losses. How that […]

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Everyday IP: Who owns the internet?

In this day and age, so much of our professional and personal life exists on the internet. This has become especially true over the last half-dozen years — and with much of the world at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, the internet was the conduit through which we stayed connected to family, friends and colleagues. […]

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New economic support for Italian SMEs

The Italian Ministry of Economic Development has recently announced the availability of new economic resources to support the competitiveness of Italian micro, small and medium-sized companies. The economic resources aim to cover part of the filing fees and consultancy costs borne by companies seeking to protect their patents, designs and trademarks in 2021. The requests […]

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Save the Date: Trademark Protection in the GCC

Save the date: The Canadian Business Council (CBC) Abu Dhabi in collaboration with Dennemeyer is organizing an informative webinar on Trademark Protection in the GCC. Expert speaker will be presenting the following discussion points: Intellectual Property (IP) – Definition and examples Trademarks – Definition and types Bases of trademark protection Stopping others from using one’s trademark […]

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Trademark Protection in the GCC

The Canadian Business Council (CBC) Abu Dhabi in collaboration with Dennemeyer is organizing an informative webinar on Trademark Protection in the GCC. Expert speakers will be presenting the following discussion points: Intellectual Property (IP) – Definition and examples Trademarks – Definition and types Bases of trademark protection Stopping others from using one’s trademark Dennemeyer has a unique […]

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Dennemeyer The IP Group joins IR as the exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright member in United Arab Emirates

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Shaukat Ali of Dennemeyer The IP Group. Shaukat has joined IR as our exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright member in United Arab Emirates. After completing his law studies in Pakistan in 2017, Shaukat Ali gained initial experience in a law firm […]

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Dennemeyer The IP Group joins IR as the exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright member in United Arab Emirates

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Jan Wrede of Dennemeyer The IP Group. Jan has joined IR as our exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright member in United Arab Emirates. Admitted to the bar in Germany and Italy, Jan Wrede practiced IP law between 1996-2013 with two major […]

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Dennemeyer The IP Group joins IR as the exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright Member in United Arab Emirates

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Yasir Masood of Dennemeyer The IP Group. Yasir has joined IR as our exclusive IP – Trademark & Copyright in United Arab Emirates. After completing his law studies in Germany in 2013 and gaining initial experience in law firms in Germany and […]

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FA & U Auditing joins IR as the exclusive Corporate Governance & Compliance member in United Arab Emirates

IR Global, the world’s largest exclusive network of advisory firms is delighted to introduce Uthaman K of FA & U Auditing. Uthaman K has joined IR as our exclusive Corporate Governance & Compliance member in United Arab Emirates. Uthaman K is a Chartered Accountant and Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Statutory […]

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