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COVID-19 Update: Malaysia

COVID-19 Update: Malaysia

Due to an exponential rise in COVID-19 cases in Malaysia, the Malaysian government has elevated its ongoing Movement Control Order ...
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Patentability Requirements from a Patent Drafting Perspective

Patentability Requirements from a Patent Drafting Perspectiv...

(Written by: Huang Liangshu) Introduction As discussed previously, for your invention to be eligible for patent protection, it must meet ...
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Myanmar IP Update: “Soft Opening” Trade Mark Re-filing Continues Amidst Ongoing National Crisis

Myanmar IP Update: “Soft Opening” Trade Mark Re-filing Conti...

(Written by: Kevin Wong) The ongoing crisis in Myanmar following the military coup d'état on 1 February 2021 has devastated ...
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COVID-19 Update: Singapore and Malaysia

COVID-19 Update: Singapore and Malaysia

With the COVID-19 pandemic situation continuing unabated in many parts of the world, Singapore and Malaysia have not been spared ...
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Impact of Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (“RCEP”) on the Intellectual Property Framework in Association of Southeast Asian Nations (“ASEAN”)

Impact of Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (“RCEP...

(Written by: Soh Kar Liang) The RCEP is the world’s largest free trade agreement established to broaden and deepen the engagement among the 15 participating parties and enhance their participation ...
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Keeping Out Counterfeit And Pirated Goods In The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (“ASEAN”)

Keeping Out Counterfeit And Pirated Goods In The Association...

(Written by: Ho Jiahui) A.    Introduction According to the World Integrated Trade Solution[1] powered by the Word Bank Organisation, the annual ...
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Leveraging on Intellectual Property in a Post-Pandemic World

Leveraging on Intellectual Property in a Post-Pandemic World

(Written by: Mark Cheng) Introduction As countries around the world prepare to open up their economies following months of lockdown, businesses ...
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COVID-19 ASEAN Update: Malaysia – 27 January 2021

COVID-19 ASEAN Update: Malaysia – 27 January 2021

(Written by: Zuhairy Fauzy) Dear friends and colleagues, As our latest update on an escalating COVID-19 pandemic situation in Malaysia, the ...
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What Is A Patentable Invention Anyway

What Is A Patentable Invention Anyway

(Written by: Huang Liangshu) Introduction Once granted and in force, a patent can serve as a strong deterrent to competitors from ...
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