On Demand Webcasts
This webcast will provide a three-part introduction to blockchain. The first part will offer an overview of what blockchain is, the second will explain how blockchain works, and the third will look at how the technology can be applied to legal and non-legal fields.
The Mediation Toolbox: Best Practices in Mediation for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa
With mediation becoming more prevalent globally and being encouraged by the court systems, the need to raise awareness, share best practices and train practitioners is important. This webinar will cover best practices in these jurisdictions, specifically the European Union, UAE (including Dubai), and South Africa, and the applicable laws and useful tools of each location.
ICANN—What Every Practitioner Should Know (from an Insider’s View)
This webcast will provide a relatively deep look into the structure and function of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (“ICANN”). The speakers will provide an overview of the organization’s various decision-making groups and will help you understand how and by whom domain name policy gets made. The speakers will offer information critical to any lawyer representing clients that use and protect domain names and will also explain ways in which one can get involved with ICANN.
2019 Annual Review of U.S. Federal Case Law and TTAB Developments
A concise analysis of major decisions rendered by the U.S. courts and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB).
The New Nontraditional Marks in Canada: What Are They and How Do You Protect Them?
On June 17, 2019, Canadian trademark law will be overhauled. Among the significant changes will be that Canada will begin allowing trademark registrations to protect virtually anything that can function as a trademark, including smell, taste, and color per se. During this webcast, learn which nontraditional marks can be protected and which cannot. Learn how to protect these new types of marks, and discover both the best practices for protection and the pitfalls to avoid.
Hear from some of INTA’s experienced leaders as they share personal stories about their careers, experiences, and interests beyond trademarks. These concise and compelling talks on topics that are meaningful to them will motivate and inspire your own personal and professional growth.
Procedimientos Amicus Curiae en Latinoamérica en relación a disputas de Propiedad Industrial. ¿Un amigo de la Corte?
Con el fin de discutir la eficacia y pertinencia actual de esta institución jurídica, dos panelistas calificados compartirán sus perspectivas sobre ella y su relevancia en el contexto de las controversias que surgen en relación con la Propiedad Industrial.
California’s Privacy Law Changes and Its Impact on Brands
Hear from experienced trademark and privacy practitioners as they detail the pros and cons of the new law and explore potential amendments.
The New WHOIS: Prepare for Sweeping Changes to the Domain Database
This lively and timely webcast addresses what INTA members need to know about the coming changes to the WHOIS domain name registrant database. ICANN is under pressure to change its current policy due to the implementation of the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The ICANN proposed interim model for compliance could potentially have the WHOIS system “go dark” on May 25th, 2018. What is the interim proposal? How will it change trademark enforcement practice? What is INTA doing about it? What can you do about it?
2018 Brands and Innovation Conference (Full Meeting)
Join the International Trademark Association (INTA) streaming live from New York on March 19 for the 2018 Brands and Innovation conference, where leading business and legal experts will discuss the impact of innovation on brands and provide practical tips that will help attendees successfully navigate and harness new innovations to benefit products, services, brands, consumers and their own day-to-day jobs. In addition to 4 live streaming sessions on Monday, March 19, this product includes on-demand recordings of the entire 2-day conference.
Nontraditional Trademark Administrators (TMAs) Career Paths
This webcast will showcase career paths of high-achieving trademark administrators of different backgrounds, and will provide tips for successful career development.
U.S. Anticounterfeiting Resources: How Brand Owners Work with the Recordation System and Centers of Excellence
This webcast will provide an overview about the Centers of Excellence and Expertise (CEE) and will detail how brand owners can collaborate with these centers in their anticounterfeiting efforts. Speakers will provide a presentation on the activities and objectives of the Pharmaceuticals, Health & Chemicals CEE and the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Recordation System. Additionally, the webcast will have a detailed case study that demonstrates best practices collaboration between the Pharmaceutical CEE and an industry brand owner.
The Mediation Toolbox: Best Practices in Mediation for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa--How to Avoid Throwing a Monkey Wrench into the Works
The webcast will review the availability of mediation in several geographic regions including Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.
Navigating an EU Application for Action
The European Observatory on Infringements of Intellectual Property Rights, based at the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO), created the Enforcement Database (EDB) as a free, multilingual, and secure information exchange system.
Anticounterfeiting Resources: Recordation Tools for Brand Owners
A valuable anticounterfeiting tool is customs recordation systems. INTA believes that these systems are a basic need for customs officials to easily identify counterfeit goods. The ability to record trademark rights, methods of identification of genuine goods, and contact information of the brand owners will make it easier for customs officials to work with the private industry to protect their borders.