Malaysia's Tax Exemption28 July 2021
The Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA) recently released a Guideline on Intellectual Property (IP) Development Incentive.
Amazon launches IP Accelerator program in India14 July 2021
Program will give sellers who are also brand owners access to IP specialists and legal firms.
Singapore, UK begin talks for digital trade agreement13 July 2021
Negotiations for the first digital trade agreement between an Asian country and a European country kicked off on June 28, 2021.
National Intellectual Property Administration and Bank of China partner up for financial cooperation13 July 2021
A local trademark expert discusses the pros and cons of the deal.
India’s High Court of Delhi forms Intellectual Property Division09 July 2021
The High Court of Delhi in India announced on July 6, 2021 that it will form an Intellectual Property Division (IPD) to specifically handle cases related to intellectual property (IP) rights.
IPOPHL and INTA Sign MOU To Fight Counterfeiting02 July 2021
Anti-counterfeiting measures involve enhancing the skills and knowledge of youth, companies, online platforms, and national authorities.
China Intellectual Property Protection Centres established in Liaoning, Jilin and Changchun22 June 2021
What do they actually do? Are they clustered in certain areas and are we expecting more soon? More importantly, will lawyers’ power be belittled if they are seemingly “almighty”? A local expert has the answers.
Luxury brands answer consumers’ demand for sustainability16 June 2021
The burgeoning second-hard market for luxury goods has brought about branding, sustainability and IP law issues for brand owners.
Thailand’s Commercial Minister commands agencies to strengthen IP protection15 June 2021
Relevant parties listen and take action at once!
IPOPHL Teams Up with ALS In Creating More IP Professionals02 June 2021
On May 28, 2021, IPOPHL Director General Rowel S. Barba and ALS Dean Jose Maria G. Hofilea signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) establishing the cooperation.
INTA to host on-site mini conferences as part of 2021 Annual Meeting31 May 2021
Onsite, one-day mini-conferences as part of INTA's 2021 Annual Meeting, which it has dubbed the 2021 Annual Meeting Virtual +.
PH Filings for January-April 2021 increase to 21%27 May 2021
The number of filings for intellectual property (IP) rights security increased by 21% to 15,028 in the first four months of this year, compared to 12,409 in the same timeframe last year.
Strong IP portfolio important for fintech startups to acquire funding20 May 2021
IP lawyers around Asia share why IP is key.
IPOPHL Keeps Up With Highest Marks In Eight Years17 May 2021
Commission on Audit (COA) gave the IPOPHL a "unqualified/unmodified opinion", the highest auditing mark that can only be earned if an entity's financial accounts are free of "relevant misstatements."
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.