特别报道

Making sense of artificial intelligence

Artificial intelligence (AI), the ability of computer systems to simulate or imitate human intelligence, is quietly transforming our daily lives. But how does it work? And how does it benefit busy trademark professionals? We’ll answer these important questions in our latest white paper: Making sense of artificial intelligence.

The cost of free: Industrial design research

Industrial design infringement is on the rise. As the volume of industrial design registrations increases, it becomes ever more important to thoroughly vet industrial designs prior to filing. In an effort to save money, some IP professionals choose free methods of prior art searching. While these methods may seem cost effective, are they an efficient […]

Use as directed: Navigating the complexities of pharmaceutical trademarks

The global market for pharmaceutical products reached $1.2 trillion in 2018 – up $100 billion from the prior year. This is projected to reach $1.5 trillion by 2021. New developments in biotechnology, nanotechnology and digital medicine are rapidly transforming the definition of pharma products. These trends are creating an ever-more crowded and complex brand landscape. […]

2019 Trademark Ecosystem

The 2019 Trademark Ecosystem is a full in-depth report highlighting the major changes in the trademark space, including identifying key players and forces affecting trademark infringement. As more trademarks enter the market, the challenge and complexity of protecting and preventing infringement increases. Key findings Steep rise in trademark filing activity, Infringement is here to stay […]

中国品牌走向世界

概述 中国大陆的国内商标注册量目前在全球排名首位,与此同时,中国品牌在国外注册的商标数量如今也正在大幅增加。 详情 CompuMark™ 一直在跟踪中国大陆致力于打造全球品牌的动因和进展。这份报告显示,在短短的四年时间内,中国品牌在商标申请量的排名上已从全球第十跃升为全球第二,且很有可能在 2018 年取代美国品牌成为全球第一。 下载《中国品牌走向世界》

What’s new at CompuMark for pharmaceutical companies

Developing a PTO-approved mark is a challenge for any organization. But for pharmaceutical companies, the journey doesn’t end there. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requirements mean a second set of considerations. At CompuMark™, we are committed to providing you with best-in-class products and services designed to navigate these challenges.

2018 年商标生态系统

在近期一项针对商标专业人士的独立调查中,74% 的受访者表示他们在过去一年中经历过商标侵权——其中 1/3 因侵权而不得不改变他们的品牌名称。

Strategies for brand protection and clearance in the mobile age

Brands are going mobile in a big way. And no wonder. Consumers now spend more time with mobile apps than with desktop web access. Global mobile users will grow from 65% (4.8B) in 2015 to 70% (5.5B) of the world’s population by 2020.1 Given this new reality, brand owners cannot afford to overlook mobile apps […]

U.S. Trademark Filing Strategies for Foreign Applicants: How to avoid common mistakes

For brand owners outside the United States, the process of securing trademark rights in the U.S. presents some important differences. Understanding these differences is the key to avoiding costly mistakes by foreign applicants. In this informative article, international intellectual property attorney William E. O’Brien explains three common mistakes made when filing trademarks with the U.S. […]