THAILAND – AMENDMENTS TO TRADE MARK ACT

14th September, 2016

On 28 July 2016, Thai Trademark Amendment Act B.E. 2559 has come into force. There are several key amendments that we would like to highlight as they bring significant effect to the……

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MALAYSIA: A KRAFTY MATTER, A CONTINUATION

6th September, 2016

Previously, the Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) has rejected a trade mark application by Kraft Foods Shweiz Holding GmbH. The trade mark is: The decision was based on the reasons that……

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MALAYSIA – A CAT FIGHT

6th September, 2016

This is a case concerning the use of the mark “FUSSIE CAT” and the law of passing off as decided by a High Court of Malaya at Kuala Lumpur. The First Plaintiff……

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