Ing Loong Yang joins Akin Gump in Hong Kong08 April 2022
Yang is a renowned international arbitration and disputes practitioner.
Graham Lovett joins Akin Gump in Dubai08 April 2022
Disputes partner regularly appears before DIFC Courts.
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.
Singaporean tech startup tries to register bird logo, loses trademark battle against Twitter08 April 2022
Singaporean technology startup VV Technology lost its trademark battle against Twitter after principal assistant registrar of Trade Marks Mark Lim ruled on March 11, 2022 that the mark it was trying to register is visually similar to that of the glob...
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.
Sri Lanka Passes Data Protection Bill - Without A Vote06 April 2022
The Sri Lankan Parliament has passed the Personal Data Protection Bill without a vote after multiple revisions. Legislators and others expressed worries over the proposed Data Protection Authority's influence on individuals' privacy and independence.
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.