Tag Archives: European

McDonald’s Big, Super, Good-for-nothing European Trademark Mess

From time to time, I post squirrelly thoughts. Today, I wonder: Should a large company with famous, distinct trademarks sometimes hold back from aggressively enforcing those trademarks, even when doing so might at first appear to be a useful competitive … Continue reading

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A Framework for European Competition Law Co-ordinated Diversity

Christopher Townley offers A Framework for European Competition Law Co-ordinated Diversity. BOOK ABSTRACT: This book asks whether the current push to increase uniformity in substantive and procedural competition policy and enforcement in Europe, as well as in related institutional structures,… … Continue reading

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CFP: European Central Bank Legal Research Programme

The European Central Bank (ECB) is seeking applications from established scholars or promising early-career researchers for up to six legal research scholarships to be awarded in 2019. The Legal Research Programme (LRP) was launched in 2008 to foster analysis of … Continue reading

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Researchers Survey Nanosafety Research in the European Union and U.S.

The December 2018 issue of the Journal of Nanoparticle Research includes an article entitled “A survey on the state of nanosafety research in the European Union and the United States.”  According to the abstract, the authors surveyed researchers in the … Continue reading

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European IP & its Limits: A symposium

You are invited to kick start 2019 at this Inaugural Symposium of the Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence for European Intellectual Property and Information Rights: European Intellectual Property and its LimitsDate: Wednesday 16 January 2019Time: 9.30 -18.00Venue: Executive Business Centre, Bournemouth UniversityRegistration: The … Continue reading

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