With ratification of the EVFTA, Vietnam is determined to enhance its IP regulations
Vietnam’s National Assembly ratified the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement on June 8.
Philippines out of US’ Counterfeiting and Piracy Watchlists for Seven Straight Years
Country clear from being economy of significant concern.
Vietnam’s amendments of customs inspection and supervision procedures
Changes to customs procedures effective April 20, 2020.
IPOS appoints IP adjudicators to advance development as a global IP dispute resolution hub
IPOS panel appointments effective April 1, 2020.
New franchise regulations aim to protect both franchisees and franchisors
Guidelines protect franchisees from potentially abusive terms.
Will sugary drinks face plain packaging laws in Singapore?
Plain packaging and nutrition labels the future?
Cambodia enacts new commercial legislation
Cambodia enacted two new major pieces of commercial legislation on November 2: the E-Commerce Law – which will enter into force on May 23, 2020 – and the Consumer Protection Law, which entered into force on November 3. Both generally establish high-l...
Recent developments on divided infringement in China: A breakthrough to the all elements rule?
Would divided infringement affect patent practices?
Trade secret protection in the Philippines
Trade secrets can cover any information that is not generally known or readily ascertainable by the public. Editha R. Hechanova explains how a comprehensive law on trade secrets could help small and medium-sized enterprises in the Philippines.