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  1. Chaitovitz Named FMC Executive Director

    January 03, 2008 12:00 AM EST Ann Chaitovitz has been named executive director of the Future of Music Coalition (FMC). Chaitovitz, based in Washington, D.C., will report to FMC's board of directors and will assume her new role February 4. Chaitovitz most recently worked a ...

  2. WIPO Organizes IP Conference

    October 09, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The World Intellectual Property Organization's (WIPO) is hosting an international conference on intellectual property and the creative industries Oct. 29 and 30 at its Geneva headquarters. The confab , which is open to the public, will gather ...

  3. Thailand's King To Receive WIPO Award

    January 29, 2007 12:00 AM EST Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej will be the recipient of the World Intellectual Property Organization's (WIPO) Global Leaders Award in recognition of his contribution to intellectual property as an inventor and active proponent of int ...

  4. EC Proposes Copyright Levies Cut

    September 13, 2006 12:00 AM EDT New patent strategy planned before end 2006. New patent strategy planned before end 2006. News ...

  5. IFPI Appoints Global Legal Chief

    March 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Perlmutter joins from Time Warner. The IFPI has appointed intellectual property policy expert Shira Perlmutter to the newly created position of executive VP, global legal policy. She reports to IFPI chairman/CEO John Kennedy and will oversee the L ...

  6. IFPI Appoints Global Legal Chief

    March 29, 2005 12:00 AM EST Perlmutter joins from Time Warner. The IFPI has appointed intellectual property policy expert Shira Perlmutter to the newly created position of executive VP, global legal policy. She reports to IFPI chairman/CEO John Kennedy and will oversee the L ...

  7. WIPO Plans to Update IP Standards For Broadcasting

    June 21, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Member states of the Geneva-based World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) have made strides toward updating intellectual property (IP) standards for broadcasting. LONDON -- Member states of the Geneva-based World Intellectual Property Orga ...

  8. WIPO Meets To Discuss Patent Law

    May 31, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Representatives from member states of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) met May 10-14 in Geneva to discuss future directions to harmonize patent law. The Standing Committee on the L LONDON -- Representatives from member states of ...

  9. Amazon Victorious In Domain-Name Dispute

    March 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST The Geneva-based World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) has ruled in favor of Amazon.com after the e-tailer launched proceedings against an entity who registered a "confusingly similar" domai The Geneva-based World Intellectual ...