Licensing & Franchising
Nokia and Samsung sign patent licensing agreement29 March 2021
The deal covers use of the Finnish behemoth’s inventions in video standards.
2020 Asia IP Awards: And the winners are...31 January 2021
In a truly unprecedented year for all, which IP firms stood out from the crowd?
Nominations now open for the 2021 Asia IP China Awards20 January 2021
Leading local law firms in China are now invited to submit information for the 2021 Asia IP China Awards.
License To Thrill16 December 2020
Most jurisdictions haven’t had any changes to their licensing law, but China and Japan are two notable exceptions.
IP matters to remember when the company is on the verge of closing down30 November 2020
If Covid-19 has forced you out of business, your IP probably still has value. Lawyers explain how you can extract whatever value remains.
IPOPHL Partners with Licensing Society to Further Market Reach of IP Assets07 December 2020
IPOPHL signed MOA with the Licensing Executives Society Philippines (LESP) on November 26, 2020 to promote licensing of IP.
Vote for the Best IP Firms in Asia Pacific!19 November 2020
Voting for the 2020 Asia IP Awards is now live. Have your say now!
A guide to IP licensing in India31 October 2020
Lawyers explain exactly what a licensing agreement in India requires to succeed.
Asia IP reveals India’s top IP firms, practices31 October 2020
And the best IP firms and practices in India are...
Can open source IP bring the vaccine to the world?19 October 2020
As scientists around the world work feverishly on a vaccine for Covid-19, lawyers are exploring ways to share the intellectual property involved in the research. Could open source licensing might be the solution.
IP licensing risk management and brand opportunities30 September 2020
The Covid-19 pandemic has had a tremendous impact on brand owners and how they do business. Here are ways licensors and licensees alike have begun to look for ways to ensure their survival.
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.