China withdraws some patent applications22 March 2021
China is now switching from quantity to quality by withdrawing patent applications not filed for the purposes of innovation.
Shanghai high court upholds trademark infringement ruling for Fendi22 March 2021
A local expert comments on the case and provides tips to global brands on how to better protect their marks in China.
Taiwan’s largest camera lens supplier settles lawsuit with competitor22 March 2021
An experienced lawyer thinks it is all because of one factor.
Barcodes as trademarks18 March 2021
A unique trademark infringement suit in India involving barcodes
IPOPHL urges academe partners to drive IP filings recovery16 March 2021
Director General Barba assured that IPOPHL has continuous efforts to streamline its processes.
American smart home company sues competitor for patent infringement15 March 2021
A local expert thinks that the case could be much more than a straightforward IP violation.
New e-arbitration centre in Thailand15 March 2021
Everything is forced to move online due to the pandemic nowadays.
Pakistan accedes to Madrid Protocol12 March 2021
This development certainly opens doors for local and foreign trademark owners in Pakistan.
Vietnamese pop singer’s alleged copyright violation: a reprise of past charges09 March 2021
What does it say about copyright awareness and the IP system in Vietnam?
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, Archewell and the trademark issue with a Filipino businessman09 March 2021
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex intend to oppose a Philippine trademark application filed by a Filipino applicant named Victor Martin J. Soriano for the mark "ARCHEWELL HARVATERA".
Women under-represented in IP leadership roles, according to INTA report09 March 2021
The big picture of women in IP, according to INTA’s The Women’s LeadershIP Initiative Report and Best Practices Toolkit.
Thailand clarifies approach to examination: Draft Examination Manual released for public comment09 March 2021
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Study shows revenue opportunities are missed when the C-suite does not pay attention09 March 2021
The proliferation of trademarks and the corresponding increase in infringement present significant challenges and consequences for businesses.
INTA hosts virtual forums on gender diversity in IP to mark International Women’s Day05 March 2021
To be held in various time zones on March 8, the forums are among other events by INTA celebrating the occasion.
IPOPHL's anti-counterfeiting, piracy measures strengthened with new rules in force04 March 2021
Electronic, digital or online channels have been expressly included as part of the Intellectual Property Rights Enforcement Office's scope in exercising its enforcement functions