Asia IP’s editorial team reveals China’s top IP firms, practices30 April 2021
And the winners of the 2021 Asia IP China Awards are...
India’s Copyright (Amendment) Rules, 2021 released04 May 2021
A welcome development, a New Delhi lawyer says, but there’s room for more changes.
LIZHI announces partnership with AntChain for blockchain copyright protection04 May 2021
The Chinese online user generated audio community and interactive entertainment platform works with the blockchain-based technology brand under Ant Group to provide a trusted digital economy.
Patriotic hymns from Singapore, India in copyright controversy29 April 2021
A lawyer from Singapore shares her opinion on the plagiarism issue for which the government took a non-legal approach.
Taiwan’s public will soon be allowed to play music in parks for free… without infringing copyright26 April 2021
While you might assume record labels would frown on that, they are actually happy as an additional right would be granted to them.
Minimizing the IP legal risk under the China Export Control Law31 March 2021
Shaobin Zhu, Lucia Tang and Jensen Xu explain why understanding China's Export Control Law and mitigating its risks is now a top priority for the companies with cross-border business.
China hopes new IP courts, patent law boost its global standing31 March 2021
China and the Trump administration were frequently at odds. Lawyers say that recent improvements to the country’s IP regime could go far in China's relationship with Joe Biden.
Drones and copyright31 March 2021
Drone technology has helped humankind soar to new heights. But its cutting-edge capability, multi-pronged benefits and convenience is tempered by risks on the IP front.
Hong Kong’s IP awareness is still high according to survey12 April 2021
In spite of the massive destruction caused by the rampage of “Godzilla vs. Kong,” the city’s intangibles such as trademark and copyright remain well protected - remember the neon JD sign in the film?
Books and other media in the public domain: Is copyright dead?28 February 2021
As copyrighted works pass into the public domain, is there any way to revive those rights?
Taiwan’s largest camera lens supplier settles lawsuit with competitor22 March 2021
An experienced lawyer thinks it is all because of one factor.
The checkered journey of software secrecy to patents28 February 2021
Publishers of software and computer programs have long struggled with how to provide their creations with intellectual property protection. D.P.S. Parmar details the checkered journey of software secrecy to patents.
China: Recent revisions to the copyright law and their impact on cultural and entertainment enterpri...28 February 2021
Minjian You explains the latest revisions to China’s copyright law, which include a significant broadening of the scope of audio-visual works protected by the law.