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.
A six-member delegation from the State Intellectual Property Office of the People's Republic of China, headed by the Office's Deputy Director, Mr. Shaoning GAN, will be visiting ELZABURU on 1 December 2014.
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.
Manuel Desantes, Professor of Private international law at the University of Alicante, and member Of Counsel of ELZABURU, has been invited to give the opening lecture of the Congress on "New Perspectives of Copyright in Europe"
Pablo Hernández, Head of the Media & Entertainment Area at ELZABURU, analyzes the recent reform of the copyright regime in Spain.
The 15th FICPI Open Forum is being held in our country on 5 to 8 November, and ELZABURU's Managing Partner, Antonio Tavira, will be taking part in a round table on the topic of "Leading a Team of IP Professionals"