Commentary on a recent decision by the Spanish Market and Competition Commission penalising SGAE with a fine of 3.1 million Euros for demanding an excessive fee for concert licensing.
Commentary about the Spanish IP regime in relation with antitrust laws.
Pablo Hernández, Head of ELZABURU's Media & Entertainment Area, emphasizes the need to embrace a culture of change to exploit opportunities in the present business environment.
Miguel Ángel Medina reports on the latest MARQUES Coexistence Agreement Workshop, which was held in Madrid, at the offices of the firm ELZABURU.
The Advocate General’s conclusions in Huawei v ZTE (C-170/13) amount to a significant departure from the very strict conditions laid down by the BGH in the Orange Book case regarding standard essential patents and anti-trust law.
The European Patent Office has released a 2014 edition of its Guidelines for Examination which took effect on 1 November 2014. The most significant change refers to the question of added subject matter.
Pablo Hernández, Head of the Media & Entertainment Area at ELZABURU, analyzes the recent reform of the copyright regime in Spain.
The recent judgment of the General Court in case T-605/13 shows the obligation of the OHIM to state clear reasons in its decisions.
Commentary of the case TENGO UNA PREGUNTA PARA USTED, related to a possible plagiarism of TV formats.
The 18 September 2014 ruling by the Court of Justice of the European Union, the "Tripp-Trapp" case, has added definition to the interpretation of specific three-dimensional shapes for registration as trademarks.