Intellectual property/trademark

PATENTS

Women's lost intellectual property

US patent and trademark office releases report on trends and characteristics of women inventors, echoing findings from IWPR report.

TRADEMARKS

What's in a name?

Singer Rihanna sues father for use of her Fenty trademark after repeated demands to stop mispresenting an association.

IP PROTECTION

China's IP crackdown moves forward

Compensation for victims to be raised and fines increased, as China set to amend legislation to protect IP and punish offenders.