Duncan Bucknell

Last week’s post on Orphan IP shamefully paid no attention to some other orphans – those poor wretches of the copyright world – orphan works (a work whose copyright owner cannot...

Happy New Year – and thanks again for your involvement in IP Think Tank in 2007. Some great things are in store for 2008 – more on that later.

Happy Christmas and Happy Holidays to you. IP Think Tank will take a short break and be back on Thursday 27 December.

Phishing,  is not only a criminal act, it also damages the brand owner quite substantially. A YouGov study recently reported by ArsTechnica found that up to 42% of people lose trust...

First Belgium, now India, and France – ISPs are on the wrong end of what appears to be a growing trend towards liability and responsibility for them in cases of online...

Patent trolls are old news. How about other forms of intellectual property? Danwei recently posted an item about a Chinese man, Zhan Qizhi who has systematically acquired copyrights and then asserted...

The Recording Industry Association ofAmerica (RIAA) recently obtained a $220,000 verdict in the first of their currently pending 26,000 law suits against individuals alleging copyright infringement by file sharing.  The case...

A couple of days ago I took the opportunity to thank you for supporting and contributing to this blog. It has been a very productive last few months and much interest...

It has been several months already since the introduction of the IP ThinkTank blog and so I thought I would take another moment to thank all of you who have contributed,...

The incredible tech team at StressLimitDesign have recently added a new feature on the Scorecards pages at duncanbucknell.com. At the start of the list of countries on each scorecard, there’s now...