The USMCA (United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement) is a trilateral agreement signed on 30 November 2018 by US President Donald Trump, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on the side lines of the 2018 G20 Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The treaty
The United States Trade Representative (USTR) conducts ‘Special 301 Report’ annually to assess and evaluate the level of intellectual property (IP) protection and enforcement among US trading partners worldwide. The Special 301 Report is legally regulated through the Section 182 of the Trade Act 1974,
In a forthcoming paper of mine, I analysed the European Union’s four free trade agreements (whatever official names they actually have): the one concluded with Cariforum states, South-Korea, Canada and Japan. The EU-Japan EPA is the latest of these three. Let me – extremely –
The panel of the United States Court of Appeals (9th Circuit) partially upheld the dismissal of the district court’s request for resale royalties under the California Resale Royalties Act (CRRA), which in certain circumstances gives artists the right to 5% of the proceeds from any
The Institute of Comparative Law and Legal Theory, Faculty of Law and Political Sciences, University of Szeged organizes its second IP summer summer school in July 2019. Two weeks, four interesting topics and a mini moot. Should you be interested in it – read the
The WIPO and the Hungarian branch of the ALAI (Magyar Szerzői Jogi Fórum Egyesület, MSZJF) organized a one-day conference on the modern challenges of copyright law – and at the same time celebrated Mihály Ficsor Sr.’s 80th birthday.