Cronk v Commissioner of Patents  FCA 37 Justice Robertson of the Federal Court of Australia has recently dismissed an appeal against the Commissioner of Patent's finding that key claims of a patent titled "A luminaire reflector locating arrangement" lacked inventive step.
This blog recently discussed California Assembly Bill 1839 concerning film production tax credits. The bill is designed to incentivize the production of films (and create jobs) in California. As noted in the previous post, the Milken Institute provided numerous recommendations...
The Court of Justice of the European Union has recently issued a decision finding that an application to register the three-dimensional shape of a chocolate rabbit by Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Sprüngli AG was not sufficiently distinctive for registration as a Community Trade Mark (CTM).