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
Thailand-China sign deal promoting Thai fruit export22 February 2021
This sounds perfect on the bright side but would infringers be then encouraged to put “From Thailand” stickers on all fruits regardless of their true origins?
Wonder Scammers 202131 January 2021
We explore the kind of fake stores that goes beyond selling counterfeits, the kind that mimics the entire shopping experience a legitimate brand offers — from employee apparel to store layout and more.
Reports, complaints against piracy, counterfeiting surge in 2020 amid COVID-19 disruption16 February 2021
67 of alleged violations concerned counterfeiting, 54 were on the illegal sharing and selling of copyrighted works
Thailand pledges to rid IP infringement online with new memorandum of understanding09 February 2021
The country is working with all stakeholders to bring down the level of violation on the internet.
Blockchain Technology and IP02 February 2021
Gilbert Leong, a senior partner at Denton's Singapore, sits down with Asia IP to talk about the link between blockchain technology and intellectual property.
2020 Asia IP Awards: And the winners are...31 January 2021
In a truly unprecedented year for all, which IP firms stood out from the crowd?
NEC Endorses Papua New Guinea Intellectual Property Strategy29 January 2021
Endorsement aims to lead to more investments and innovations in PNG from local and foreign businesses.
China introduces stricter criminal punishment for IP infringement29 January 2021
The country is stepping up its game in patent and trademark protection.
Taiwan restricts IP flow to China29 January 2021
The jurisdiction is apparently enhancing its national security and interests through carefully securitizing its high-tech collaborators across the sea.
Pakistan notifies GI Rules28 January 2021
Lawyer cites economic impact, lessons, but says it has no bearing in basmati rice case with India.
Nominations now open for the 2021 Asia IP China Awards20 January 2021
Leading local law firms in China are now invited to submit information for the 2021 Asia IP China Awards.
Counterfeit UNO card games and other China-made toys seized overseas18 January 2021
If authentic, these toys would have a manufacturer’s suggested retail price of approximately US$1.3 million.
China's Supreme People's Court Releases Enforcement of IP Judgments22 December 2020
On December 10, 2020, China’s Supreme People’s Court released its Guidelines for Enforcement of Intellectual Property Judgments.