Copyright museum opens in South Korea01 December 2023
Safeguarding the rights of creators is a fundamental prerequisite for the advancement of culture, arts and content industries, said the minister.
2023 India’s Top IP Firms and Practices Revealed07 November 2023
Intellectual property owners have been overwhelmingly positive about the changes they’ve seen to India’s IP regime over recent years. The country has consistently updated its IP laws and aggressively worked to reduce the time it takes to move an acti...
2023 Asia IP Awards winners crowned in Singapore02 November 2023
Fifty-three firms from 24 Asia-Pacific jurisdictions took home trophies at the 14th annual Asia IP Awards, held November 2 at CHIJMES in Singapore.
China Strategies Guide 202331 August 2023
Protecting and managing your intellectual property assets in an economy as vast and varied as China’s is a challenging job. Whether you’re looking for advice on filing a patent infringement lawsuit, information about recent reforms to China's tradema...
3 digital storytelling platforms, 1 copyright infringement suit27 October 2023
In India, an online storytelling platform filed a suit against another, third one cried foul.
Rise of the machines: Ownership of intellectual property created by artificial intelligence31 August 2023
As the capabilities of generative AI continue to improve, courts and legal systems around the world are grappling with the concepts of authorship and ownership. Bahari Yeow, Zhi Jian Lim and Alex Choo examine the situation in Malaysia in light of rec...
AIPPI 2023: Protecting industrial designs with copyright25 October 2023
These IP lawyers discuss issues and current developments to what extent industrial designs can be protected by copyrights.
Copyright Bill 2023 passed in Parliament of Bangladesh11 October 2023
Bill addresses copyright in relation to modern tech, folk culture, visually impaired persons and others.
Hogan Lovells launches AI Engage Hub17 September 2023
Free resource 'centralizes AI insights, regulatory developments and events,' firm says.
Shortlist revealed for 2023 Asia IP Awards14 September 2023
We have researched all the major jurisdictions across Asia and the Pacific to put together a shortlist of the 2023 Asia IP Awards. And it’s now your turn to vote.
Russia: Free use of patents14 September 2023
Two authors who do not know each other can create similar but creatively independent intellectual property objects. In copyright law, this situation is called “parallel creativity”.
Uzbekistan joins WIPO ALERT platform11 September 2023
This WIPO ALERT platform aims to put a stop to the operations of pirate websites that profit from advertising, among others.
China issues rules for regulating generative AI04 September 2023
China has implemented Interim Measures for the Management of Generative Artificial Intelligence Services.
Singapore: Who Owns the Copyright?31 May 2023
When a client secures the services of a photography studio for a photo-taking session, who owns the copyright to the photographs taken during that session?
The ABCs of typefaces and fonts31 May 2023
The secret to producing a quality logo or graphic design is selecting the appropriate typeface. However, there is a lot of misunderstanding about typefaces, fonts, and the laws and legislation that controls them in general. Some people are unaware of...