Anticipating 2021 – Changes to Nice 11

The events of 2020 have reinforced that change is one of the only constants in our world. As 2021 approaches, we are hoping for positive change and looking forward to embracing the start of a new year. In the trademark world, annual changes to the Nice 11 Classification have become the new normal. This multilateral […]

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Another unexpected impact of Covid-19 – on trademark goods and services

With the steep growth in manufacture and sale of Covid-19-related products, IP offices have proactively taken steps to clarify which classes these emerging goods and services fall into, depending on their specific use or purpose. Trademark registries across the globe have deleted pre-approved goods and services which were deemed too vague and added a bunch […]

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Change your game with AI-powered trademark software

It’s no secret that software improves the way we do our jobs, but in a world where we are constantly bombarded with new apps and tools, we often think it’s easier just to stick to what we know than to adopt new trademark software tools. In human behavior, this reluctance to accept technological change and […]

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Find Classes in a Flash with Sortify.tm Attorney

There’s a proverb that says, “If you know you can do better, then do better.” At Sortify.tm, our goal is to help you to do what you do better and faster and the FIND CLASSES tool does that! Despite all the current disruption and adjustments we’re making to working from home, trademark professionals like you […]

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Sky v SkyKick – Don’t Panic

The Sky v SkyKick decision: don’t panic but… do prepare! The recent Court decision for Sky v SkyKick in Europe has implications for the trademark world. Even though the Sky v SkyKick case went from the UK Courts to the European Court of Justice, this is an issue which is not just for Europe, but […]

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The new face of Sortify.tm – have you seen it?

At Sortify.tm, we’re constantly thinking about ways to help our customers do what they do better. And when our users asked us to help them find the right tools for the right tasks, we listened. Our innovative productivity suite, Sortify.tm Attorney has a new workflow and fresh look. Think of it as your new homepage.  […]

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