Last April 3, 2023, the U.K. Intellectual Property Office (UKIPO) published a Practice Amendment Notice (PAN) containing guidance for the classification of NFT related trademarks for virtual goods and services provided in the Metaverse.
The dispute over the infringement of intellectual property rights related to NFTs depicting MetaBirkins seems to have come to an end with the decision of the New York court. Following the court order in the famous case brought by Juventus soccer club on IP infringements through NFTs, another important piece is now added to the picture…
The new version of FAQs on prize promotions in Italy introduce new rules on prizes in cryptocurrency and NFT.
The Italian Court of Rome held that there was a trademark breach through NFTs showing a former football player of a famous team.
The metaverse and NFTs pose new legal issues, and professionals in the Intellectual Property & Technology department of law firm DLA Piper have analyzed the most relevant ones in this guide.
If the seizure of any cryptocurrency or NFT is necessary in Italy, how should it be done?
An NFT marketplace risks facing a liability regime similar to Internet Service Providers and should be ready to deal with it.
New and unexplored intellectual property issues emerge from the exploitation of an NFT by fashion houses in the metaverse.
Negotiating an agreement relating to the minting and sale of NFT in the gaming and gambling industry raises legal issues to address adequately.
We analyze the impact of NFT in music concerning copyright, intellectual property, and related legal issues for digital music artists.