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S. Korea to Protect VR, AR Videos as Intellectual Property

S. Korea to Protect VR, AR Videos as Intellectual Property

DAEJEON, Oct. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Virtual reality and augmented reality videos, as well as images expressed on websites, street walls and human bodies will be eligible to be registered as intellectual property (IP) in South Korea, the country’s patent office said Tuesday. The Korea Intellectual Property Office announced that digitally-produced designs with various purposes [...]

Nikkiso Clean Energy & Industrial Gases Group’s Pump Unit Acquires Intellectual Property to Manufacture Electric Mechanical Actuators

Nikkiso Clean Energy & Industrial Gases Group’s Pump Unit Acquires Intellectual Property to Manufacture Electric Mechanical Actuators

TEMECULA, Calif., Feb. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — Nikkiso Cryogenic Industries’ Clean Energy & Industrial Gases Group (CE&IG), a subsidiary of Nikkiso Co., Ltd (Japan), announces their Pump Unit has acquired the intellectual property (IP) to manufacture and assemble electric-mechanical actuators (EMA) and the associated control panels. The high force EMA coupled to a cryogenic reciprocating [...]

IFG Looks Forward to Securing Its Intellectual Property Rights for Grape Varieties in China

IFG Looks Forward to Securing Its Intellectual Property Rights for Grape Varieties in China

BAKERSFIELD, Calif., Nov. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Today International Fruit Genetics (IFG) a California-based fruit breeding company has filed for patent / plant breeders’ rights / plant variety rights and trademark protection for many of its proprietary varieties in various jurisdictions. The company is the largest private breeder of table grapes in the world and licenses proprietary [...]

Patent Court’s Written Rulings to be Translated into English

Patent Court’s Written Rulings to be Translated into English

DAEJEON, Aug. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — The Patent Court of Korea, the first intellectual property (IP)-specialized court in Asia, plans to have its written rulings translated into English for the purpose of sharing with other countries. The International Intellectual Property Law Research Center of the Patent Court of Korea announced on Tuesday that it had [...]

IFG- International Fruit Genetics Company Combats Intellectual Property Infringement

IFG- International Fruit Genetics Company Combats Intellectual Property Infringement

BAKERSFIELD, Calif., May 5 (Korea Bizwire) — INTERNATIONAL FRUIT GENETICS, LLC (IFG) has taken steps to protect its intellectual property in China. The California-based company is the sole and unique proprietor of different table grape varieties, such as IFG Six (Sweet Sapphire ™), IFG Eleven (Sugar Crisp ™), IFG Sixteen (Sweet Favors ™), and IFG [...]

Philips Wins IP Infringement Disputes with Power Toothbrush and Brush Head Manufacturers and Sellers

Philips Wins IP Infringement Disputes with Power Toothbrush and Brush Head Manufacturers and Sellers

Amsterdam, the Netherlands, Nob. 25 (Korea Bizwire) – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced the successful outcome of several intellectual property (IP) infringement disputes with power toothbrush and brush head manufacturers and sellers following targeted legal actions in Europe. Financial details will not be disclosed. In the interest of consumers [...]

SweeGen Defends and Protects its Reb M Intellectual Property Against Distorted Claims

SweeGen Defends and Protects its Reb M Intellectual Property Against Distorted Claims

Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif., Oct. 29 (Korea Bizwire) – Stevia-based sweetener company SweeGen is strong in its unassailable position to defend and protect its production of Reb M by its highly titer-effective and cost-effective patent-protected process — Reb M produced via Reb D4. This statement is in response to the distorted claims about intellectual property made by PureCircle [...]

S. Korea Teams Up with Saudi Arabia to Establish Intellectual Property Management System

S. Korea Teams Up with Saudi Arabia to Establish Intellectual Property Management System

DAEJEON, Apr. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea will participate in a project to establish an ecosystem for intellectual property led by the Saudi Arabian government aiming to achieve its national goal of ‘Vision 2030’. Park Won-joo, Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO) Commissioner, and Mohammed Al-Swailem, the CEO of Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property, met [...]

Companies Allowed to Tap Intangible Assets as Collateral

Companies Allowed to Tap Intangible Assets as Collateral

SEOUL, May 23 (Korea Bizwire) – Financial authorities on Wednesday unveiled a set of measures to allow companies to secure loans using their movable assets, including intellectual property and half-finished goods, as collateral. The measures are aimed at helping small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and startups raise funds, the Financial Services Commission (FSC) said in [...]