At long last, Myanmar launches new trademark law09 October 2020
After more than 25 years, Myanmar has finally come out with its new Trademark Law beginning with its soft opening on October 1, 2020.
The coding lawyer decoded30 September 2020
Whether designed to improve a lawyer’s knowledge of the language of computers or merely to improve his problem solving ability, coding lawyers are everywhere.
Using trademarks as collateral30 September 2020
Trademarks and other IP are increasingly being used as collateral. Asia IP examines why intellectual property can work well as a security – and why lenders still resist accepting it.
INTA 2020 Annual Meeting: Online, on-demand and AI-powered30 September 2020
What’s on tap for the INTA 2020 November meetings?
INTA 2020 Annual Meeting to hold Women’s LeadershIP Initiative Workshop06 October 2020
The workshop is part of a program aimed at including more women in trademark and allowing them to assume positions they deserve in their workplaces.
Beyonce-titled song in India sang tunes of trademark infringement05 October 2020
International pop singer Beyonce Knowles had trademarked her name in India. The title has been changed twice.
Spreading IP Education to School Systems05 October 2020
The IPOPHL achieves a big step towards mainstreaming Intellectual Property in high school.
Five tips to protect your trademarks30 September 2020
Nick Redfearn, deputy CEO at Rouse in Jakarta, shares five key tips to help protect your trademarks from infringers.
Defeating trademark infringers30 September 2020
Trademark infringers continue to challenge rights owners and the lawyers who assist them. Here are some recent failed attempts by infringers from around the region.
Australia explores possible new GI right under Australia-EU Free Trade Agreement30 September 2020
Protecting certain EU GI rights in Australia may be more complicated for the food and beverage industry than it seems.
Fighting over Elvis30 September 2020
Can you own a celebrity’s name to trademark your product?
Trademark licensing and franchising in Cambodia30 September 2020
As Cambodia’s economy has developed, world-class brands have come to the Kingdom across a wide range of industries. Khieu Mealy, Chhim Leakena and Mary Sonita explain how parties to licenses and franchises can all fully exercise their rights.