Indonesia’s Improving IP Regime21 August 2012
With a newly-installed IP Arbitration Board and a rewritten trademark law looming, might Indonesia find itself with an improving global reputation on intellectual property rights protection? Gregory Glass reports.
Brand-Related Intellectual Property Disputes in Outbound Investment22 August 2012
As Chinese enterprises pursue overseas expansion, they must more carefully consider their global branding stragegy, say Chen Changhui and Jiang Zhipei – even if they don’t have an immediate plan for outbound investment...
IP and Regulatory Challenges for Food Companies in Thailand22 August 2012
Intellectual property and food authorities frequently fail to see eye to eye. Clemence Gautier discusses the reasons why food companies must implement a clear strategy that accounts for the specific needs of both IP and regulatory registrat...
An Analysis of Recent Discussions of the Singapore High Court on Trademark Infringement and Passing...22 August 2012
Calm Amid the Storm29 March 2010
Although Thailand has been wracked by political confrontation, the intellectual property environment has generally improved. The embattled government of Abhisit Vejjajiva, who became prime minister at the end of 2008 after a parliamentary vote, has m...
IP Rights Enforcement in Thailand: Does it Really Work?29 March 2010
Despite a solid legal and administrative infrastructure and a good working relationship between IP rights holders and local enforcement authorities, enforcing intellectual property rights remains a challenge in Thailand.
Shining Lights31 March 2010
Announcing the first annual IP Counsel of the Year Awards, Gregory Glass speaks to the winners, and finds out what makes a leading light in Asia’s in-house counsel landscape.
Do OEM Products Made for Export Infringe Trademarks in China?31 August 2010
In a surprising and much debated decision, the Shanghai Higher People’s Court has recently upheld the Shanghai Intermediate Court’s decision that OEM products do not infringe a registered trademark in China if they are merely manufactured...
Securitizing Intellectual Property Rights31 August 2010
In times of financial difficulty, more and more IP owners are turning to securitizing their IP rights in order to benefit from the cheap financing available in today’s marketplace. But, as Talal Bijjani warns, securitizing IP rights is highly c...