Asia IP News http://www.asiaiplaw.com/ Asia IP en-us Sun, 21 Jan 2018 16:50:14 GMT Sun, 21 Jan 2018 16:50:14 GMT http://www.asiaiplaw.com/rss Changes to Patent Procedures in Vietnam http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/1/2979 Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:00:00 GMT Changes to Patent Procedures in Vietnam http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/29/2979 Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:00:00 GMT Changes to Patent Procedures in Vietnam http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/35/2979 Mon, 15 Jan 2018 16:00:00 GMT The Polo/Lauren Company, L.P. v Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club Ltd [2017] SGIPOS [19] http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/8/2978 Mon, 01 Jan 2018 16:00:00 GMT The Polo/Lauren Company, L.P. v Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club Ltd [2017] SGIPOS [19] http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/25/2978 Mon, 01 Jan 2018 16:00:00 GMT The Polo/Lauren Company, L.P. v Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club Ltd [2017] SGIPOS [19] http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/35/2978 Mon, 01 Jan 2018 16:00:00 GMT Have You Been Good? China’s Intellectual Property Report Card http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/9/2959 Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:00:00 GMT Have You Been Good? China’s Intellectual Property Report Card http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/15/2959 Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:00:00 GMT Have You Been Good? China’s Intellectual Property Report Card http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/35/2959 Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:00:00 GMT Simone Intellectual Property Services Opens Second Office In Beijing http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/11/2960 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Simone Intellectual Property Services Opens Second Office In Beijing http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/15/2960 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Simone Intellectual Property Services Opens Second Office In Beijing http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/36/2960 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Chen Yi Joins Morrison Foerster In Beijing http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/11/2961 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Chen Yi Joins Morrison Foerster In Beijing http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/15/2961 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Chen Yi Joins Morrison Foerster In Beijing http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/36/2961 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Bird & Bird Collaborates With AllBright Law Offices http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/11/2962 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Bird & Bird Collaborates With AllBright Law Offices http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/15/2962 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Bird & Bird Collaborates With AllBright Law Offices http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/36/2962 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Luke Grubb Is Joining Clifford Chance's Corporate Practice In Singapore http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/11/2963 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Luke Grubb Is Joining Clifford Chance's Corporate Practice In Singapore http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/25/2963 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Luke Grubb Is Joining Clifford Chance's Corporate Practice In Singapore http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/36/2963 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Xiaoyan Zhang Joins Reed Smith http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/11/2964 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Xiaoyan Zhang Joins Reed Smith http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/80/2964 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Xiaoyan Zhang Joins Reed Smith http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/36/2964 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT K&L Gates Welcomes Tyler Hong Shik Won As Partner http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/11/2965 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT K&L Gates Welcomes Tyler Hong Shik Won As Partner http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/80/2965 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT K&L Gates Welcomes Tyler Hong Shik Won As Partner http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/36/2965 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Paul Brinkman Rejoins Kirkland & Ellis As Partner http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/11/2966 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Paul Brinkman Rejoins Kirkland & Ellis As Partner http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/80/2966 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Paul Brinkman Rejoins Kirkland & Ellis As Partner http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/36/2966 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Where They’re Calling From: GIs and the Road Ahead http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/2/2967 Asian nations are actively expanding their list of GIs and see some of their most valuable goods protected through a myriad of national trademark laws and free trade agreements. Michelle Ko reports on protection efforts for tea, apples, rice, pepper and more. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Where They’re Calling From: GIs and the Road Ahead http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/39/2967 Asian nations are actively expanding their list of GIs and see some of their most valuable goods protected through a myriad of national trademark laws and free trade agreements. Michelle Ko reports on protection efforts for tea, apples, rice, pepper and more. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Names you should know in the China IP Scene http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/9/2968 The past few years have marked significant progress in the IP landscape in China, and some key individuals have played - and will continue to play - no small part in the strides forward. Asia IP looked at a combination of factors from recent and past IP developments, personal contribution and significance of affiliated institions to come up with a list of those key individuals. This list is not meant to be exhaustive, but instead to stir discussion on not only some of the most influential names but also rising stars who may shape the future of China's IP. Our list includes government officials, practicing lawyers, scholars and businessmen that have impactful roles on the China IP landscape, presented in no particular order. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Names you should know in the China IP Scene http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/15/2968 The past few years have marked significant progress in the IP landscape in China, and some key individuals have played - and will continue to play - no small part in the strides forward. Asia IP looked at a combination of factors from recent and past IP developments, personal contribution and significance of affiliated institions to come up with a list of those key individuals. This list is not meant to be exhaustive, but instead to stir discussion on not only some of the most influential names but also rising stars who may shape the future of China's IP. Our list includes government officials, practicing lawyers, scholars and businessmen that have impactful roles on the China IP landscape, presented in no particular order. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Names you should know in the China IP Scene http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/39/2968 The past few years have marked significant progress in the IP landscape in China, and some key individuals have played - and will continue to play - no small part in the strides forward. Asia IP looked at a combination of factors from recent and past IP developments, personal contribution and significance of affiliated institions to come up with a list of those key individuals. This list is not meant to be exhaustive, but instead to stir discussion on not only some of the most influential names but also rising stars who may shape the future of China's IP. Our list includes government officials, practicing lawyers, scholars and businessmen that have impactful roles on the China IP landscape, presented in no particular order. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Right at the Museum http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/4/2969 IP professionals across the world talk to Johnny Chan about copyright and trademark protection in museums. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Right at the Museum http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/39/2969 IP professionals across the world talk to Johnny Chan about copyright and trademark protection in museums. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT What We Talk About When We Talk About 5G http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/1/2970 5G may be worth as much as US$1.2 trillion by 2026. Michelle Ko looks at the emerging technology and its IP implications. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT What We Talk About When We Talk About 5G http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/39/2970 5G may be worth as much as US$1.2 trillion by 2026. Michelle Ko looks at the emerging technology and its IP implications. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Role of Key Design Features in Design Patent Infringement Evaluation http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/1/2971 When evaluating design patent infringement, it is important to not only compare the infringing product with the cited prior design, but also to make clear the usual design of the specified product and introduce prior arts into the analysis. Hao Chen and Haiyan Wu explain. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Role of Key Design Features in Design Patent Infringement Evaluation http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/15/2971 When evaluating design patent infringement, it is important to not only compare the infringing product with the cited prior design, but also to make clear the usual design of the specified product and introduce prior arts into the analysis. Hao Chen and Haiyan Wu explain. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Role of Key Design Features in Design Patent Infringement Evaluation http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/39/2971 When evaluating design patent infringement, it is important to not only compare the infringing product with the cited prior design, but also to make clear the usual design of the specified product and introduce prior arts into the analysis. Hao Chen and Haiyan Wu explain. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Report Details Success of Japan’s New Patent Opposition System http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/1/2972 Japan’s new patent opposition system was introduced in 2015, and runs concurrently with the country’s previously existing patent invalidation system. According to a recently published report, the opposition system has been well received and frequently utilized, and it has resulted in a reduction of invalid and low-quality patents. Shogo Asaji and Shinji Kadomatsu explain. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Report Details Success of Japan’s New Patent Opposition System http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/18/2972 Japan’s new patent opposition system was introduced in 2015, and runs concurrently with the country’s previously existing patent invalidation system. According to a recently published report, the opposition system has been well received and frequently utilized, and it has resulted in a reduction of invalid and low-quality patents. Shogo Asaji and Shinji Kadomatsu explain. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Report Details Success of Japan’s New Patent Opposition System http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/39/2972 Japan’s new patent opposition system was introduced in 2015, and runs concurrently with the country’s previously existing patent invalidation system. According to a recently published report, the opposition system has been well received and frequently utilized, and it has resulted in a reduction of invalid and low-quality patents. Shogo Asaji and Shinji Kadomatsu explain. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Making Scents of Olfactory Marks http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/2/2973 Not only do scents add commercial value to a product, but they can also perform as a distinctive feature of a product. Manish Biala and Ashutosh Upadhyaya explore the use of scent marks in Europe, the United States and – perhaps one day – India. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Making Scents of Olfactory Marks http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/39/2973 Not only do scents add commercial value to a product, but they can also perform as a distinctive feature of a product. Manish Biala and Ashutosh Upadhyaya explore the use of scent marks in Europe, the United States and – perhaps one day – India. Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Brunei‘s Patent Examination System to Increase Efficiency Through Agreement with Japan http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/1/2974 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Brunei‘s Patent Examination System to Increase Efficiency Through Agreement with Japan http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/56/2974 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT Brunei‘s Patent Examination System to Increase Efficiency Through Agreement with Japan http://www.asiaiplaw.com/article/18/2974 Wed, 29 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT