Laos - Trademark, Patent and Design Opposition Procedures Now Available02 October 2018
New legislation introduces great number of IP reforms.
Application of Patent Examination Guidelines in Invalidation Procedures13 November 2018
Clarification of China's Patent Examination Guidelines.
Standard Essential Patents Royalty Calculation in the Telecommunications Industry23 April 2018
What is the best way to calculate SEP royalties?
Indian Patent Office Shows Trend of Speedy Grants07 February 2018
Measures taken to reduce the backlog bearing fruits.
Brunei's Patent Examination System to Increase Efficiency Through Agreement with Japan18 December 2017
BruIPO and JPO initiative to improve procedural efficiency.
Bolar Provision Applicability to Exports18 December 2017
Analysis of application of Bolar Provision.
Definition of PHOSITA Revisited in a Recent Judgment18 December 2017
How was the PHOSITA definition interpreted?
Role of Key Design Features in Design Patent Infringement Evaluation15 December 2017
What is the best way to evaluate a design patent infringement?
Asia IP Awards 2017: 44 Firms Take Home Trophies07 November 2017
44 FIRMS TAKE HOME TROPHIES AT 2017 ASIA IP AWARDS
New Developments in Patent Infringement Compensation in China19 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.
The Law Relating to Divisional Patent Applications – An Overview20 October 2017
Section 10 of the Indian Patents Act provides for the "Contents of a complete specification of a Patent Application," wherein sub-Section 5, it specifically provides the extent to "what can be claimed" as distinguished from "what is disclosed in the...
Guidelines for Examination of Computer Related Inventions in India12 September 2017
The examination of computer related inventions (CRIs) in India has long been under controversy in view of the grey area that exists in the field of patenting of compute related inventions.
Post-Grant Amendments from Method of Treatment to Swiss-Style – The Singapore Position Clarified19 October 2017
This is a landmark patent case heard in the Singapore High Court by Justice George Wei.
Patent Subject Matter Eligibility: Part I18 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 II18 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.