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Italy? Not such a bad place to arbitrate...


Massimo Benedettelli, ARBLIT – Radicati di Brozolo Sabatini Benedettelli Torsello

More Than A Simple Question Of Quantum? A Cautionary Guide To Expert Evidence

John Jones

John Jones, HKA

Trademarks 2018: Roundtable


Who’s Who Legal brings together Allan Poulter at Bird & Bird, Elliot Papageorgiou at Clyde & Co, Geert Glas at Allen & Overy and Janice Bereskin at Bereskin & Parr LLP to discuss issues facing trademarks lawyers and their clients in the industry today.

Preparing for the Changing Trademark Landscape in Canada


Cynthia Rowden and Meghan Dillon, Bereskin & Parr LLP

Significant Trademark Decisions in 2017: Free Speech Trumps Lanham Act’s Restrictions on Disparaging and Scandalous Trademarks

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Ben Natter, Haug Partners LLP

Stepping to Different Beats: How the “step-by-step” test led to different outcomes for Apple’s “Beats” trademark in Singapore and Australia

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Alban Kang and Gene Kwek, Bird & Bird ATMD This article focuses on two trademark opposition actions in Singapore and Australia by Apple’s subsidiary Beats Electronics LLC against LG Electronics concerning the same trademarks, “Beats” and “QuadBeat”, owned by the respective parties. With specific reference to the opponent’s grounds based on the alleged well known status of its “Beats” trademark, the authors opine that Singapore’s step-by-step approach to marks-similarity led to a premature failure of these grounds in the Singapore proceedings. Contrasted against the opponent’s robust success in Australia, does the application of the “step-by-step” test undermine the protection for well-known trademarks in Singapore? 

Energy 2018: Discussion


Who’s Who Legal brings together Caroline Kehoe at Herbert Smith Freehills LLP and Sean Korney at Burnet Duckworth & Palmer LLP to discuss issues facing energy lawyers and their clients in the industry today, including increasing investment in renewables projects and sector-related M&A activity.

Insurance & Reinsurance 2018: Roundtable


Who’s Who Legal brings together Rod S Attride-Stirling at ASW Law Ltd, Zhan Hao at AnJie Law Firm, Martín G Argañaraz Luque at Allende & Brea, Christoph K Graber at Prager Dreifuss Ltd, and Scott Seaman at Hinshaw Culbertson LLP to discuss issues facing insurance and reinsurance lawyers and their clients in the industry today.

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