Who owns your wedding photos? Changes to first ownership rights highlight Singapore’s amended Copyr...31 October 2021
Who owns the rights to your wedding photos? Singaporeans are long accustomed to owning the rights of the photos and videos they commission for weddings and other celebrations, but changes to the Copyright Act will soon change that.
No Time To Try31 October 2021
As a trial can run for months and cost extraordinary sums of money, alternative dispute resolution is increasingly common, delivering an outcome just as satisfying, but with much higher efficiency.
IP rights: To forego or not to forego?31 October 2021
reporting that not everyone is convinced that would work as intended.
The rise of IP rights and data privacy in a pandemic31 October 2021
speaking with two Baker McKenzie lawyers about the intersection of the pandemic, IP and data privacy.
The life of the IP lawyer in the ‘new normal’31 October 2021
countries around the region are figuring out how to handle the coronavirus long-term, as many are beginning to open up again
Should famous people register their names and images as trademarks?31 October 2021
diving deeper into the world of celebrity branding.
2021 Asia IP Patent Rankings30 September 2021
The results of the 2021 Asia IP Patent survey are revealed. Who are Asia’s leading firms?
The Patent Squad16 September 2021
examining when to use patents, and when to turn to an alternative form of protection.
Lost in Translation16 September 2021
Choosing the wrong translator could lead to rejection or invalidation.
Ensuring patent innovation16 September 2021
Exploring the word innovation, and what it means for the future of the patent practice.
Can patent citations lead to real-world impact?16 September 2021
Hundreds of thousands of scientific papers are published each year, believing they can make a difference in the real world.
How non-profits can protect their IP in the time of Covid-1916 September 2021
In the best of times, non-profit organizations are keeping a considerable quantity of sensitive information.
Should copyright be registered?16 September 2021
Explaining whether creators should take the additional steps of registering their copyright to protect their creation of original literacy or artistic work.
The role of IP offices in Asia’s pandemic-riddled business landscape15 September 2021
What can business enterprises in Asia do to overcome the effects of a Covid 19 resurgence and stay strong?
Damages awarded in IP cases continues to rise in China31 August 2021
Damage awards have skyrocketed in China in recent years, thanks to new legislation and changing court practices. Johnny Chan delves into the methods applied in damage calculation, advice on court selection and the evidence collection tips.