In-depth Analysis

  • 2014 Asia IP Awards Winne...
    The winners of the 2014 Asia IP Awards have been announced. Gregory Glass reports from Pen...
  • It’s a Material IP World:...
    How a fabric design is used may dictate whether it is best-protected by copyright, tradema...
  • Indian Court Reads ‘Wilfulness’ into Sect...
    In a breakthrough decision with significant implications for patent prosecution in India, an Indian court has read “wilfulness” into Section 8 of Indi...
  • Open Arms
    The past three years have seen the predominant ideology in Latin America shift from one of isolationism and trade substitution to one of trade liberal...
  • Asian Firms in Latin America: ‘A Matter o...
  • The Dark Side of the Force
    More Latin Americans than ever before are using the internet for legal commercial purposes. Meanwhile, infringers are taking advantage of the technolo...
  • The Nominees Are…
    It is the time of year to honour the best copyright, patent and trademark firms across 16 jurisdictions in Asia, but besides the celebration, lawyers ...
  • IP Moves to Malaysia’s Centre Stage
    As Malaysia’s rapid development has put the country on track to become East Asia’s fifth “tiger” economy, the importance of intellectual property has ...
  • Singapore and Europe Join Hands
    Increased cooperation with the European Patent Office is a key element in Singapore’s aim to become an Asian IP hub. Lily Zhang reports.
  • Protecting Chinese Character Trademarks
    With China’s new trademark law recently coming into effect, brand owners should carefully consider ways to effectively combat trademark squatting on C...
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