Israel Supreme Court hear and negotiate compromise in high profile copyright appeal, thereby dodging their responsibility to clarrify the Israel Law.
Publsihing data from an RSS feed considered not copyright infringement
Manhattan Court throws out copyright complaint against legal databases for copying and selling lawyer’s briefs
Copyright for White’s briefs not protectable against legal data suppliers
On Thursday, a small group of IP enthusiasts gathered in Tel Aviv to participate in the launch of Dan Adin and Eran Liss’ new book. It was the first time I had participated in an academic book launch and wasn’t… Read More ›
Haya Rivka Windling-Yoskovitz imports and sells wrapping materials and decorations for events through a company variously named “The Tasteful Choice”, Organza and Organza 2010, from 2006. Some of her wrapping materials were used in a retail outlet called ‘Petite Sweets’ in Ashdod. She carries… Read More ›
Naomi Ragen found guilty of copyright infringement, unjust enrichment, negligent and (literary theft), but was the judge right? Copyright is supposed to strike a balance between the author’s rights and the public domain. It should encourage creativity, not stifle it.
Back in May 2010, we reported that the then Deputy Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks, Noah Shalev Shlomovits ruled that the Aktsionerno Droujestvo Bulgartabac Holding’s cigarette brand Eva was not confusingly similar to the Philip Morris brand Eve. See here for more details…. Read More ›
Israel court acknowledges free market competition between competing importers of generic products made in China.
In addition to the more formal entertainments on offer in and around Times Square, New York, there are three scantily dressed buskers. One who calls himself the Naked Cowboy and a further two, each of which calls herself the Naked Cowgirl. These entertainers… Read More ›
Jerusalem’s Hebrew University has filed a lawsuit against the American automotive giant General Motors over an advertisement containing a likeness of Albert Einstein. Einstein willed the University his publicity rights, and has been generating royatlies for them since his depth… Read More ›