ANM Global, Literati Juris set to merge08 April 2022
Rahul Dhote will become IP practice head at merged firm.
Yuwadee Thean-ngarm named to Tilleke partnership22 March 2022
Yangon-based lawyer heads firm’s Myanmar practice; practice includes IP, corporate work.
Simmons & Simmons expands China TMT practice China19 January 2022
Ruina Lui joins international law firm in Beijing.
Pravin Anand wins prestigious INTA President’s Award08 April 2022
Noida-based Anand lauded for dedicated volunteer work at INTA, landmark IP cases in India.
Michelle Ray-Jones named to Tilleke partnership22 March 2022
Bangkok-based IP lawyer advises clients in hospitality, fashion and consumer goods.
Loretta Lau named partner at Deacons in Hong Kong10 March 2022
IP lawyer noted for work protecting trademarks in Hong Kong, overseas
Jian Zhang joins Han Kun Law Offices10 March 2022
Beijing-based partner noted for her work in patent litigation, invalidation and licensing.
Jennifer Dean joins JWS to enhance regulatory team in TMT space10 March 2022
Sydney-based lawyer advises on ACCC inquiries and investigation, merger clearance process.
Counterfeit Goods Worth P63 Million Seized In Mall06 April 2022
The National Committee on Intellectual Property Rights (NCIPR), which has 15 members aconfiscated P63 million worth of potential counterfeit items inside a mall in Metro Manila, Philippines.
IP rights waiver on Covid-19 products: compromise reached06 April 2022
Talks about waiving intellectual property rights for Covid-19-related products are seeing positive developments with India, South Africa, the United States and European Union reaching a compromise in March after 18 months of stalled negotiations.
Asia IP Copyright Rankings 202228 March 2022
The results of the survey are in. Find out which firms stood out from the rest.
Japan's IP Experts 202228 February 2022
Japan has long been a favourite jurisdiction for overseas companies to file patent applications. That trend continues, according to a recent report released in late 2021 by the Japan Patent Office, despite a continuing decline in the total number of...
Philippines Launches Incentive Protection Program31 March 2022
The Philippines has launched the Juana Patent and Juana Design Incentive Protection Programs (JPIP) as part of its Women's Month celebrations. The JPIP aims to increase the participation of female inventors and designers in the country's innovation...
2022 IP Profiles Survey28 February 2022
In September, Asia IP will publish the 2022 edition of Asia IP Profiles. This guide is the definitive resource for companies trying to identify the best IP practices in the region, and is based on editorial research, and surveys submitted by leading...
Domain names qualifying as IP rights like trademarks?28 February 2022
“What’s in a name? That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” This Shakespeare line in Romeo & Juliet is good so long as it means name is nothing but a name. However, in the corporate world, acquired and fancy names play a n...