SINGAPORE: MARTINI ON THE ROCK

30th July, 2014

A recent case decided by the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) that relates to a dispute concerning trade mark registration by Barcardi & Company Limited and application for revocation and invalidation……

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SINGAPORE: A ACE MARK HELD VALID

30th July, 2014

The case of Sin Fatt Industrial Co. Sdn. Bhd. v Star Industrial Company Limited [2013] had illustrated some important dictum to be appreciated in Singapore in the future. Sin Fatt Industrial Co.……

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SINGAPORE: STARWOOD VS STAYWELL

30th July, 2014

In the case of Staywell Hospitality Group Pty Ltd v Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc. and  another and another appeal, after going through a lengthy process of jurisdiction, the Intellectual Property……

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MALAYSIA: IPR MARKETPLACE PORTAL HAS BEEN LAUNCHED

2nd July, 2014

Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) on 27 June 2014 launched the IPR Marketplace portal as an initiative to connect individuals, investors and businesses in commercialisation of their intellectual property (IP) rights.……

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MALAYSIA: “THE WORKS” COPYRIGHT

2nd July, 2014

In the case of Microsoft Corporation v Conquest Computer Centre Sdn. Bhd., the High Court of Malaysia at Kuala Lumpur ordered an injunction against Conquest Computer Centre preventing it from infringing Microsoft……

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