Friday Foreign Filing Roundup

We hope everyone had a relaxing Memorial Day last week. I’ve been busy gathering the latest headlines in IP news, please read below for all updates:

  • The Beastie Boys have been busy fighting against Monster Energy Drink in a New York courthouse over copyright infringement and song licensing. 
  • The Madrid Yearly Review was published by WIPO, showing the membership of the Madrid System growing to a total of 92 jurisdictions.  Read the entire report here
  •  This week in innovation, Google has done it again! Their new car can detect objects up to 200 yards away and doesn’t have a steering wheel, gas pedals, or brakes. 
  • You only have 10 days left to vote for your favorite inventor to take the popular prize at the European Inventor Awards! 

That’s all for this week! Please check back next Friday for more updates and follow us on Twitter @inoviaIP!