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Author’s Moral Rights and Owner’s Copyright: The Incongruous Interplay

Author’s Moral Rights and Owner’s Copyright: The Incongruous Interplay

23 January 2019

Employer-employee conflicts solved by Indian Copyright Act?

Recent Update on IP Protection in China

Recent Update on IP Protection in China

13 November 2018

China is creating a more favourable IP environment for IP owners, through improvements to administrative examination and judicial protection. Weiwei Han and Xiaojun Guo explain how applicants can also expect to obtain an IP right in a shorter period...

Singapore Court of Appeal Clarifies Stance on Entitlement to Patent Ownership

Singapore Court of Appeal Clarifies Stance on Entitlement to Patent Ownership

13 November 2018

A recent decision of the Singapore Court of Appeal provides much needed clarity on the laws concerning patent ownership. Denise Mirandah and Chow Jian Hong explain.

Determination of Infringement for Multiple Subjects Implementing a Method Patent

Determination of Infringement for Multiple Subjects Implementing a Method Patent

02 October 2018

In China, the situation where multiple subjects separately implement a method patent is increasing and the infringement determination thereof is becoming more complicated. Yinying Zhang and Wankui Di explain.

Can OEM Production be Regarded as Trademark use in China?

Can OEM Production be Regarded as Trademark use in China?

07 May 2018

Can products manufactured in China and exported to foreign countries infringe upon a China-registered trademark? Haiyan Wu explains.

Paving the ‘Passing Off’ Lane: India’s Toyota Prius Judgment

Paving the ‘Passing Off’ Lane: India’s Toyota Prius Judgment

22 February 2018

India's Supreme Court departs from passing off precedents.

Role of Key Design Features in Design Patent Infringement Evaluation

Role of Key Design Features in Design Patent Infringement Evaluation

15 December 2017

What is the best way to evaluate a design patent infringement?

Asia IP Awards 2017: 44 Firms Take Home Trophies

Asia IP Awards 2017: 44 Firms Take Home Trophies

07 November 2017

44 FIRMS TAKE HOME TROPHIES AT 2017 ASIA IP AWARDS

New Developments in Patent Infringement Compensation in China

New Developments in Patent Infringement Compensation in China

19 October 2017

As China's IP legislation continues to improve, so, too, has compensation in patent infringement cases. Chuanliang Lu provides an insider's view.

Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: Part I

Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: Part I

18 October 2017

Patent subject matter eligibility sounds like a straight-forward concept, but it is not so in practice. Johnny Chan takes us around the world to see how jurisdictions interpret eligibility differently.

Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: Part II

Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: Part II

18 October 2017

Issues such as the definition of invention, what should be patents but are not, and overly broad patents remain unsolved in the previous chapter. Johnny Chan reports.

Vietnam: IPR-related Corporate Criminal Liability

Vietnam: IPR-related Corporate Criminal Liability

12 September 2017

A newly-updated law in Vietnam provides new responsibilities for corporates, including in areas of intellectual property. Le Quang Vinh explains.

The New Trend of the Beijing IP Court Examining Trademark Administrative Litigation

The New Trend of the Beijing IP Court Examining Trademark Administrative Litigation

11 August 2017

For more than a year, the Beijing IP Court has been working to expedite trademark litigation in relatino to review of refusal cases. Haiyan Wu explains how practice has changed.

Protection for Microorganisms in Indonesia’s New Patent Law

Protection for Microorganisms in Indonesia’s New Patent Law

11 August 2017

Indonesia's patent law is evolving to include recognition of microorganisms. Cita Citrawinda examines how the changes will enhance protection for patents of microorganisms.

Obtaining Patents for Software-Related Inventions in China

Obtaining Patents for Software-Related Inventions in China

10 August 2017

As innovators in China have developed new business models by making use of computer science and internet technology, patent protection of software-related inventions has become a hot topic. Wei Xiaowei explains.

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