The results of the prestigious Legal 500 ranking have recently been issued, and ELZABURU is included in the Top Tier of Spanish IP law firms.
WIPO has added Colm Ahern, Associate Partner in ELZABURU, to its list of arbitrators, mediators, and experts (panel of neutrals) for disputes involving information and communications technology (ICT) matters, for standard-essential patents.
This year's ranking by the prestigious journal Managing Intellectual Property (MIP) has once again placed ELZABURU among the top intellectual and industrial property firms in Spain.
The Court of Justice of the EU has issued a judgment about the possibility that copyright holders could apply for an injunction against intermediaries whose services are used by a third party to infringe a copyright.
Nearly 30 years after passage of the current Patent Act, the legislation currently in force plainly stands in need of revision to bring it up to date with the advances made by society since that time.
On 20 March 2014, a new EU Regulation on geographical indications of aromatised wine products was published in the Official Journal.
Manuel Desantes, Professor of the University of Alicante and Of Counsel at ELZABURU, chaired the Conference on "The European Patent System versus European Patent System" hosted by the Centre for Commercial Law Studies of Queen Mary, University of Lon
In a breakthrough decision the Madrid High Court has ordered the Spanish PTO to resume prosecution of a patent application whereby the applicant did not request the search report in the 15 months following the patent application.
In the recent EPI Council elections, two partners in our Firm, Enrique Armijo and Francisco J. Saez, were elected to two of the four Council memberships filled by representatives from Spain.
The CJEU has issued a judgment in joined Cases C-337/12P to C-340/12P on interpretation of Article 7.1.e. CTMR and the requirements to be assessed in the case of trademarks that may comprise the shape of goods necessary to obtain a technical result.