Privacy and data protection: recent developments in Brazil - Intellectual Property & Entertainment Law, December 2015
By Fábio Pereira
Privacy and data protection has become a hot topic over the past few years. States, companies and individuals are more and more concerned and careful with how their data – private or professional – is collected, handled, stored and transferred.
A petal on appeal: the Interflora and Marks and Spencer appeal - Intellectual Property/Entertainment Law Committee, October 2015
By: Jane Bourke
This article looks at the series of cases in the ongoing litigation between Interflora and Marks and Spencer (M&S), focusing on the recent appeal. In particular, it will examine the interpretation of Articles 5 (1) and 5 (2) of the European Trade Mark Directive 89/104 in relation to keyword advertising.
Convergence is the publication of the Intellectual Property, Communications and Technology Section of the IBA. It provides current and incisive analysis of developments in the areas of information technology, intellectual property, media, the law relating to arts and culture, communications and outer space law.