NO FUN FOR “FUCK JU GÖHTE”

NO FUN FOR “FUCK JU GÖHTE”

„Unfortunately, we were recommended to the good customs, a decent behaviour, not for their own sake but for the sake of people“ said Johann Wolfgang von Goethe in „From my life – poetry and truth“(„Aus meinem Leben – Dichtung und Wahrheit“). About 200 years later, the law and legislators continue to prove themselves to be ... Read More
 
GERMAN SPORTS CONFEDERATION WENT LOST IN THE FARMYARD

GERMAN SPORTS CONFEDERATION WENT LOST IN THE FARMYARD

Corporate events bring employees closer together and strengthen the corporation spirit. An afternoon on the farm, pitchfork throwing, tractor rally and betting sawing: no problem. But what if you call it an Olympiad? Definitely a problem, thought at least the German Olympic Sports Confederation (DOSB) who, as a licensee of the International Olympic Committee and ... Read More
 
5th TALK AT SCHLOSS RHEYDT – EDUCATION SUMMIT

5th TALK AT SCHLOSS RHEYDT – EDUCATION SUMMIT

In Rhineland, there is a saying: „Once is chance, twice is accident, three times is custom”. The round of talk at Schlossmühle Rheydt will now take place for the fifth time. Can we already talk about tradition? In any case: for this first little anniversary, we come up with something special and chose the red-hot ... Read More
 
11th SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL ON THE CASTLE OF RHEYDT

11th SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL ON THE CASTLE OF RHEYDT

For the second time IP2 had the opportunity supporting the annual Summermusic Festival, which took place on the Castle of Rheydt in August 2017 for the 11th time. After BARCLAY JAMES HARVEST in 2016, we were proud presenting again one of the main acts, namely the legendary TEN YEARS AFTER. For those of you who ... Read More
 
iTRUMP: WHAT LOSER – SO SAD

iTRUMP: WHAT LOSER – SO SAD

Another bad day for Donald J. Trump – current position: POTUS. According to portal “Bloomberg” after 6 years of pleading USPTO finally dismissed Trump’s claim for transferring ownership for US-TM “iTrump”. What happened? 
 
WITH MACH-3 INTO OFFSIDE

WITH MACH-3 INTO OFFSIDE

Gillette, the US-blade manufacturer is not only known for its thought-out patent strategies but also for its aggressive enforcement of rights towards competitors. This is exactly what Wilkinson and its parent company Edgewell have just experienced while thinking they could stir up Gillette’s “Mach-3” market with cheap replacement blades. 
 
HOLY TRADEMARK

HOLY TRADEMARK

The white, blue-rimmed cotton sari made famous by Saint Teresa of Kolkata has been trademarked in a case the nun’s former lawyer has claimed as a first for a religious uniform anywhere in the world. The design of the sari, which Teresa is said to have purchased from a Kolkata market the evening she was ... Read More
 
IP2 AT LES KONGRESS IN FRANKFURT IN 2016

IP2 AT LES KONGRESS IN FRANKFURT IN 2016

At this year’s License Executive Society (LES) Congress on April 15, 2016, it was all about employee invention law. “In al these years, we have never had such a big rush“ Co-Chairman Prof. Michael Trimborn said in a surprised and delighted manner as no less than 150 experts from industry and advocacy found their way ... Read More
 
SUMMER MUSIC SCHLOSS RHEYDT WITH BARCLAY JAMES HARVEST

SUMMER MUSIC SCHLOSS RHEYDT WITH BARCLAY JAMES HARVEST

The Rhinelander says: „The first time is by mistake, the second time is by chance and the third time is tradition”. Thereby, the summer music which was founded by the WDR4 moderator Günter vom Dorp (see below) and which has celebrated its tenth anniversary now must be counted as custom.
 
IP2 EXCLUSIVE SPONSOR OF SUMMER MUSIC SCHLOSS RHEYDT

IP2 EXCLUSIVE SPONSOR OF SUMMER MUSIC SCHLOSS RHEYDT

The summer music at Schloss Rheydt is a live open-air festival which has already welcomed many famous guests: from BAP to Roger Cicero, classics such as UB40, Paul Carrack or José Feliziano or even the next generation of Buena Vista Social Club namely Günter von Dorp as initiator and spiritus rector of concerts whose full-time ... Read More