India introduces Digital Personal Data Protection Act, 202306 September 2023
A step forward, but not sufficient to safeguard data privacy, say some IP attorneys
WIPO-IPOS IP For Innovation Awards winners announced at IP Week@SG 202306 September 2023
Companies in the biotech, entertainment and transport sectors were hailed for successful use of IP
Cambodia adopts single multi-class trademark application system06 September 2023
On August 1, 2023, Cambodia’s Ministry of Commerce’s Intellectual Property Department issued Announcement No. 2501 for trademark applicants.
IPOS launches framework for enterprises to disclose, communicate value of intangible assets05 September 2023
Launched during IP Week@SG 2023, the Intangibles Disclosure Framework will help enterprises commercialize their IAs
ASEAN launches IP register04 September 2023
This new online platform is a centralized information portal incorporating up-to-date IP-related data from the ten ASEAN member states.
Innovation-related filings increase in the Philippines04 September 2023
The startup environment in Manila alone has increased to US$3.5 billion, up 85 percent from the US$2.1 billion indicated in the 2022 Global Startup Ecosystem Report (GSER).
China issues rules for regulating generative AI04 September 2023
China has implemented Interim Measures for the Management of Generative Artificial Intelligence Services.
India: DPIIT notifies proposed amendments in Patent Rules, 200303 September 2023
India’s Department for Promotion of Industy and Internal Trade (DPIIT) has notified proposed amendments in the Patent Rules, 2003, a move lawyers at LexOrbis call "positive."
Google’s use of trademarks as keywords makes it liable for infringement – Delhi HC31 August 2023
Delhi High Court issues ruling over trademark infringement case involving keyword-based advertising.
Pakistan’s Trade Mark Amendments Act 2023: President Arif Alvi gives assent31 August 2023
Act contains a chapter on international registration of trademarks under the Madrid Protocol.
Cambodia issues announcement for mark owners to submit statement of use or non-use on time31 August 2023
According to Announcement No. 2652, failure to submit affidavit of use will invalidate the trademark.
China explains new rules on suspending trademark review31 August 2023
CNIPA issues new internal rules allowing for the suspension of trademark applications.
Linklaters launches Making Links Asia University Programme in Asia, Middle East30 August 2023
Global firm announces expansion of programme that runs in the UK, Europe and the United States.
Anand and Anand revives Indian inventions and Sir C.V. Raman with law student competition29 August 2023
In the midst of celebrating its 100th anniversary, IP law firm Anand and Anand hosted the Indian Science Competition on August 26, 2023.