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  • There’s still time to sign up for INTA’s Asia-Pacific Conference: Looking Beyond Trademarks—Protecting and Leveraging Your Brands for Growth, October 11-12 in Sydney, Australia. In a world of rapid change, disruption, and innovation, don’t miss this opportunity to hear about building and protecting brands—a business’s most valuable asset. Speakers include those from well-known brands. Sign up today!
  • With changes to the WHOIS domain name database challenging the way legal practitioners can protect their brands, INTA is calling upon members and IP practitioners globally to submit their database-related stories in order to gather evidence of these challenges. Please submit one to two paragraph stories to WHOISchallenges@inta.org. Reports will be anonymized, and data will be used to inform INTA’s advocacy positions moving forward.
  • The Canada Subcommittee of the Legislation and Regulations Committee has studied Canadian plain packaging regimes pertaining to both the Tobacco and Vaping Products Act and the Cannabis Act. Both laws follow election commitments to introduce plain packaging for tobacco products, especially cigarettes, and to legalize cannabis. Read the latest issue of the INTA Bulletin to learn more about INTA’s submissions to the Canadian government regarding these laws.
  • Trademark Cancellations: International Practice and Procedures is a searchable database that provides practical information on trademark cancellation practice and procedures in countries around the world. Access to the just-updated Cancellations Guide is one of many benefits of being an INTA member. If you sign up today for 2019 membership you can access this and all other member benefits immediately; your 2019 dues will cover the remaining months of 2018.

INTA’s Asia-Pacific Conference Provides Unique Look at Trademark Protection
There’s still time to sign up for INTA’s Asia-Pacific Conference: Looking Beyond Trademarks—Protecting and Leveraging Your Brands for Growth, October 11-12 in Sydney, Australia. In a world of rapid change, disruption, and innovation, don’t miss this opportunity to hear about building and protecting brands—a business’s most valuable asset. Speakers include those from well-known brands. Sign up today!

INTA Seeks Feedback About WHOIS Domain Name Database Challenges
With changes to the WHOIS domain name database challenging the way legal practitioners can protect their brands, INTA is calling upon members and IP practitioners globally to submit their database-related stories in order to gather evidence of these challenges. Please submit one to two paragraph stories to WHOISchallenges@inta.org. Reports will be anonymized, and data will be used to inform INTA’s advocacy positions moving forward.

Trademark Practitioners Prepare for Changes in Light of Canada’s Tobacco and Cannabis Acts
The Canada Subcommittee of the Legislation and Regulations Committee has studied Canadian plain packaging regimes pertaining to both the Tobacco and Vaping Products Act and the Cannabis Act. Both laws follow election commitments to introduce plain packaging for tobacco products, especially cigarettes, and to legalize cannabis. Read the latest issue of the INTA Bulletin to learn more about INTA’s submissions to the Canadian government regarding these laws.

Updates to INTA’s Cancellations Guide Are Now Live
Trademark Cancellations: International Practice and Procedures is a searchable database that provides practical information on trademark cancellation practice and procedures in countries around the world. Access to the just-updated Cancellations Guide is one of many benefits of being an INTA member. If you sign up today for 2019 membership you can access this and all other member benefits immediately; your 2019 dues will cover the remaining months of 2018.