With millions to be made, Oscars to be won and a ready-made audience of superfans desperate to see their hero portrayed on the big screen, films based on true stories are having a moment. But as the controversial Amy opens in cinemas, capturing the life of a star on screen is fraught with family dramas more »
Tag Archives: Members publications
ialci’s members publish various articles, webinars, content and know-how, which is then set out on ialci’s webpages.
Fashion Week: New Personalities emerge from Established Names
The single most valuable intangible asset in a fashion business is the brand. It comprises between 50 – 60% of the company’s value (WIPO, 2013). The best method to capitalize on this value is to create unique images and define clear brand strategies. This is important both from a consumer point of view as well more »
The rules on recovering costs | Managing Intellectual Property
Share on Tumblr The possibility to recover costs in IP cases can be an important consideration in your litigation strategy, correspondents in Germany, Brazil, Canada, China, France, India, the UK and the United States answer six questions about their jurisdictions. ialci member Holger Alt wrote the German section of this article. Read this article more »
Protection of trade secrets and craftsmanship: what is in the works?
Share on Tumblr In the legal field, craftsmanship is usually referred to as “know-how” or “trade secrets”. Unlike trademarks, copyright, designs and patents, trade secrets – which are an integral part of the creative strategy of 75% of companies in the European Union (“EU”) – do not currently benefit from strong protection granted by more »