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By Hande Hançer (Gün & Partners), Baran Güney (Gün & Partners)
With the recent amendments dated December 12, 2018 to the Law no. 4207 on Prevention and Control of Hazards of Tobacco Products, Turkey starts applying plain packaging for cigarette and tobacco products.
By Rubén Canales Quinto (Abril Abogados)
The European Council, directly represented by the current 28 Member States that constitute the European Union, has rejected the approval of articles 11 and 13 of the new Copyright Directive, concerning respectively the protection ...
By Carolina Montero Peralta (Abril Abogados)
Last December 3rd, 2018, came into force the new Regulation (EU) 2018/302 that amends Regulation (EC) No. 2006/2004 and (EU) 2017/2394 and Directive 2009/22/EC on addressing unjustified geo-blocking ...
By Denise Mirandah (mirandah asia (Singapore))
The long running dispute between Pierre Cardin and Alexander Satryo Wibowo finally reached its conclusion on 28 June 2018 (Supreme Court Decision No. 49 PK/Pdt.Sus-HKI/2018).
By Denise Mirandah (mirandah asia (Singapore)), Jehanna Huerto (mirandah Asia (Singapore))
The first patent using the FinTech Fast Track Initiative was recently granted by the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore to Voyager Innovations Inc., a Philippines-based company that focuses on the delivery ...
By Irina Anyukhina (ALRUD), Ilya Khodakov (ALRUD)
During 2017-2018, the Federal Antimonopoly Service of Russia ("FAS") paid close attention to advertisements of OTC medicines and considered large number cases of violations of advertising legislation by pharmaceutical companies.
By Ricardo Henriques (Abreu Advogados)
The Decree-Law no. 98/2018, 27 November, implements the transfer of powers of the so far direct administration agency competent of the Portuguese State to the local authorities' bodies regarding the authorization ...
By Ricardo Henriques (Abreu Advogados)
Therefore the new law returns pharmaceutical patent disputes to the courts after seven years of a mandatory arbitration system.
By Ewa Skrzydło-Tefelska (SKS Legal), Joanna Ryczek (SKS Legal)
In its case law the Polish Committee of Ethics in Advertising is quite liberal in assessment of comparative advertising.
By Julika Wahlmann-Smith (Hesketh Henry)
With advertisers becoming savvier, it can be increasingly difficult to establish if something is actually an ad.
By Sarah Arayess (Hoogenraad & Haak)
The blue and green tick marks on food packaging.
By Johan Loje (Arnesen & Meedom)
The Supreme Court held that use of copyright protected design in marketing constitutes an infringement of copyright.
By Sandra Ávila-González (Triana, Uribe & Michelsen)
Times have undoubtedly changed. Equality is the purpose of many fights due to gender, race, sexual preference, among others and roles divided by presupposition are no longer accepted.
By Kelly Harris (Miller Thomson)
Effective February 11, 2019, Ad Standards has developed and implemented a new competitor advertising dispute procedure, making significant changes to the process that came before.
By Ligia Alvarenga (Veirano Advogados)
Brazil's Federal Board of Doctors through its Resolutions numbers 1.974/11, 2.126/2015 and 2.133/2015 defined the conduct of professionals in the field, establishing the principles of medical ethics in social networks.
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