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Singapore Patent – Obviousness of Error

Singapore Patent – Obviousness of Error

31 December 2022

A recent decision of the High Court of Singapore has set a precedent for correcting data included in a specification of an application for a patent. In an appeal case between Nippon Shinyaku Co, Ltd and the Registrar of Patents, the High Court has re...

2023 China IP Awards Submissions now open

2023 China IP Awards Submissions now open

20 January 2023

In March, Asia IP magazine will announce the winners of the 2023 Asia IP China Awards. To be considered, you need to submit your information now.

Myanmar’s IP Experts

Myanmar’s IP Experts

30 November 2022

Seven years ago, in 2015, Asia IP visited Yangon, the commercial centre of Myanmar, for the first time, in search of Myanmar’s long-promised (and longer-awaited) suite of intellectual property laws.

Laos’ IP Experts

Laos’ IP Experts

30 November 2022

Laos made the news in late September when the Lao Department of Intellectual Property cancelled two trademark registrations based on their confusing similarity to earlier marks.

EXAMINING PATENTS IN THE MINING INDUSTRY

EXAMINING PATENTS IN THE MINING INDUSTRY

30 November 2022

Climate change is resulting in companies and consumers alike driving increasing use of green technology. Industries that are vital to the lives of people worldwide are incorporating such technologies, including the mining industry.

Cambodia’s IP Experts

Cambodia’s IP Experts

30 November 2022

Cambodia had a moment on the world intellectual property stage in July this year when a senior official at the Ministry of Commerce took the stage at the World Intellectual Property Organization’s 63rd conference in July to promote the country’s prog...

Telecom minister stresses importance of IP protection to digital innovation, Smart Bangladesh

Telecom minister stresses importance of IP protection to digital innovation, Smart Bangladesh

18 January 2023

Bangladesh Patent Act must be analyzed, says legal practitioner

Nepal needs huge improvement in digital entrepreneurship, innovation

Nepal needs huge improvement in digital entrepreneurship, innovation

17 January 2023

Updating laws, more investments in science and tech, upskilling, among needed measures.

What is so inventive about the invention?

What is so inventive about the invention?

30 November 2022

Inventive step has long been the main stumbling block for inventors seeking a patent for their invention. Manisha Singh and Aditya Goel explain how a recent case in India has determined that no matter how simple an invention might appear, it could st...

Patents are for the weak?

Patents are for the weak?

30 November 2022

Elon Musk recently told a CNBC audience that “patents are for the weak.” Do lawyers agree with Musk, or is the SpaceX owner out of orbit? | Espie Angelica A. de Leon

Thailand updates cryptocurrency regulations

Thailand updates cryptocurrency regulations

04 January 2023

This is in the wake of the FTX debacle.

With the economy and IP awareness moving more quickly, Jan.–Sept. 2022 IP filings increased by 4.4% YoY

With the economy and IP awareness moving more quickly, Jan.–Sept. 2022 IP filings increased by 4.4%...

29 December 2022

The boost was driven by a 5.6% increase in trademark filings.

AI as inventor: Thaler’s legal team laments flawed decision by Australian court

AI as inventor: Thaler’s legal team laments flawed decision by Australian court

21 December 2022

Standfirst: Errors stem from various factors including misinterpretation of the Patents Act

IPOPHL Recognized For Resolution Contribution

IPOPHL Recognized For Resolution Contribution

19 December 2022

IPOPHL was recently recognized for its valuable contribution to ADR as a means of resolving conflict

Singapore begins public consultation for Intangibles Disclosure Framework

Singapore begins public consultation for Intangibles Disclosure Framework

15 December 2022

The Framework is poised to increase transparency and commercialization of intellectual property, other intangible assets

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