14
Feb 2013
Global IP

The Trademark Clearinghouse – Domains

A lot has been said and written about the Clearinghouse lately, in preparation for the new generic top level domains (gTLD), which are now...
13
Feb 2013
Global IP

BALDER ranked in World Trademark Review

World Trademark Review (WTR) recently published the following comment on our firm “Seasoned prosecutor Olof Fickert and respected...
21
Jan 2013
Global IP

Top patent applicants

Even though these data are from the year 2011, it strikes us that there is no coincidence between the top patent applicants in the US and...
01
Jan 2013
Global IP

Change in Chinese Trademark Practice

Our colleagues in China inform us that since January 1st 2013 it is possible to apply for “retail or wholesale services concerning...
31
Dec 2012
Global IP

Happy New Year

We wish all our clients, colleagues and friends a happy New...
24
Dec 2012
Global IP

Merry Christmas.

We wish all our clients, colleagues and friends a very merry...
20
Nov 2012
Global IP

Olof Fickert, award for his work in favor of INTA

Expansión, the leading economic newspaper in Spain, informs its readers about the award given to our Partner Olof Fickert for his...
05
Nov 2012
Global IP

OHIM and the Hurricane “Sandy”

In his decision of 31st October the President of OHIM has communicated that given the enormous impact of Hurricane “Sandy” on...
27
Oct 2012
Global IP

“Tequila” accepted as denomination of origin in Russia

It has taken two years, but this last Monday “Tequila” was accepted as denomination of origin by the Russian Federation. This not only...
16
Oct 2012
Global IP

Balder partner Olof Fickert has been granted an award by INTA

Balder partner Olof Fickert has been granted an award by INTA, International Trademark Association, for exemplary voluntary services....