Apple Inc. asked a U.S. appeals court to reinstate patent-infringement claims it filed against Google Inc. (GOOG)’s Motorola Mobility unit over touch-screen technology used in mobile phones.
A promotional poster for the ASEAN Music Festival: "Artwork is Work"
The inaugural ASEAN Music Festival, “Artwork is Work,” will take place at 2 p.m. on May 11 at the American Club in Hanoi, according to the organizers, the United States embassy in Hanoi and CAMA (Club for Arts and Music Appreciation) Vietnam.
The U.S. Supreme Court restricted the ability of companies to patent human genetic sequences, issuing a mixed ruling in a case that raised questions about thousands of biotechnology, agricultural and drug patents.
VietNamNet Bridge – The fulfillment of the commitments regarding the intellectual property (IP) protection is believed to install a firm technical barrier to Vietnamese, which is believed to change the whole business environment in Vietnam.
Law 36/2009/QH 12 dated June 29, 2009, amends and supplements a number of Articles of Law on Intellectual Property 2005 (Law on Intellectual Property) and provides some new amended regulations on establishment of industrial property rights, including, inter alia, regulations on rights to registration of a collective mark, certification mark in respect of the geographical name or other signs indicating the geographical origin of special products from Viet Nam, the first-to-file principle, time limits for examination of the applications for registration of IP objects.
VietNamNet Bridge – Developing high-end fashion brands is the target of all Vietnamese textile and garment companies which have been following different ways to reach that end.