Monthly Archives: April 2012

CBP issues interim rule for Disclosure of Information to Rights Holders – Comments Accepted Until 6/25/12

  CBP issues interim rule for Disclosure of Information to Rights Holders – Comments Accepted Until 6/25/12 Posted on April 24, 2012 1   Pursuant to the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has published an more »

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Proof, Consent, Disclosure, Patents, In-Transit Goods and Lever Rule Protection — Recent News From Throughout the Globe

Proof, Consent, Disclosure, Patents, In-Transit Goods and Lever Rule Protection — Recent News From Throughout the Globe Take a look at a random summary of some of the news throughout the globe impacting third party distribution of branded products: Germany more »

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First Sale Heads Back to the Supreme Court. Put your seatbelts on…bound to be a bumpy ride.

  First Sale Heads Back to the Supreme Court. Put your seatbelts on…bound to be a bumpy ride.   Today, the Supreme Court granted certiorari in John Wiley & Sons vs. Kirtsaeng (Kirtsaeng Petition for Certiorari ).  This means that during more »

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And you were confused about U.S. trademark law and parallel imports? India may be even more confused…

  And you were confused about U.S. trademark law and parallel imports? India may be even more confused…   India’s Customs authorities have ordered Dell India to pay demurrage and warehousing costs incurred by an importer who suffered injury as more »

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Will the Supreme Court Hear More About First Sale? Stay Tuned…

  Will the Supreme Court Hear More About First Sale? Stay Tuned…   On April 13, 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court will decide whether or not to grant certiorari (whether or not it will agree to hear an appeal from more »

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