Intellectual Property

EU report on counterfeit goods misleading, ICC tells DG TAXUD

ICC Counterfeiting

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has described an annual report on the seizure of counterfeit goods entering the European Union, released by the Directorate General of Taxation and Customs Union (DG TAXUD), as “surprising and disappointing”.

Five things to know about the ICC 2014 IP Roadmap

Intellectual Property

In 2014, ICC released the 12th edition of its flagship intellectual property (IP) publication, “The ICC Intellectual Property Roadmap: Current and Emerging Issues for Business and Policymakers”.

ICC releases 2014 Intellectual Property Roadmap


The 12th edition of the ICC’s "Intellectual Property Roadmap: Current and Emerging Issues for Business and Policymakers" was released today at the Intellectual Property Business Congress (IPBC) global conference in Amsterdam.

Research paper explores benefits of open innovation to business

Occasional Intermediary Contract

Businesses today are increasingly engaging in open – or collaborative – innovation. The open innovation model, and the supporting role of intellectual property (IP) in this context, is the focus of the latest research paper from the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), which will be launched in Geneva today.

Tobacco Products Directive risks undermining IP rights in EU market

Intellectual Property

ICC BASCAP is concerned that measures included within the newly introduced EU Tobacco Products Directive will result in a backwash of unintended negative consequences, undermining intellectual property (IP) rights and increasing the problem of counterfeiting throughout the EU.