Regular blocking injunction or dynamic injunction?31 May 2021
In a world that has gone digital, regular blocking injunctions require an ISP to block websites and other online locations with infringing content so that they will not be accessible by internet users. Espie Angelica A. de Leon speaks with lawyers wh...
Tokyo 2020: Will the Olympics win the gold for IP protection?31 May 2021
The Olympic Games bring out the best in the world’s athletes, IP lawyers and counterfeiters. The 2020 Tokyo Games – set to kick-off in July 2021, thanks to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic – might just turn the Olympic rings completely upside down. E...
Ten products now up for GI registration in Pakistan02 June 2021
These products include Pakistan’s strongest exports, from mangoes and oranges to precious gemstones.
America seizes almost US$1 million worth of Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels and Louis Vuitton knockoffs25 May 2021
A local expert discusses this enforcement action in detail.
Hong Kong Customs seizes suspected counterfeit luxury goods17 May 2021
Was the seizure made in sheer fluke or not? Also, why is the city often used as a “pit stop” for re-export of knockoff? A local IP expert has the answers.
Blockchain and IP and the new normal30 April 2021
With blockchain getting a boost from the Covid-19 pandemic, the technology has a huge potential to radically change many areas, including IP, over the next decade.
Piercing the veil of anonymity: Remedies and challenges in curbing technical support scams30 April 2021
The need of the hour is close cooperation between law enforcement agencies across the world through mutual legal assistance treaties and IT companies for spearheading the consumer awareness campaigns against such scams.
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...
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.
How IP impacts influencer advertising31 March 2021
Social media influencers in New Zealand are facing new guidelines which will require them to clearly label advertisements as such.
Vietnam’s Luc Ngan lychee gets GI certification in Japan15 April 2021
Several benefits come with GI protection in Japan, one of Vietnam’s key import partners.
IPOPHL Partners with Internet Providers in Blocking Piracy Sites15 April 2021
The two sides will establish a coordination mechanism that will enable a more streamlined and rapid blocking of pirated sites.
IT’s Intermediary Guidelines, 2021: Willful blindness and lack of proactive steps will deny safe har...31 March 2021
A significant section of these rules is dedicated to regulating intermediaries in the news and media space.