PPH MyIPO – CNIPA

2nd November, 2018

MYIPO HAS STARTED PILOT A PPH/PCT-PPH PROGRAM WITH CNIPA We are pleased to inform all of our clients and associates that effective from 1 July 2018, the Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia……

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INDIA: REQUIREMENTS OF WORKING STATEMENTS

22nd February, 2018

This article relates to a recent order by the High Court of Delhi relating to submission of working statements of inventions which have been patented in India. Under the Indian patent laws,……

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SINGAPORE: WARNER-LAMBERT TAKES ON NOVARTIS (SINGAPORE)

12th September, 2017

The appeal arises from the dispute of two pharmaceutical giants, Warner-Lambert Company LLC (hereinafter referred to as “Warner-Lambert”) and Novartis (Singapore) Pte Ltd (hereinafter referred to as “Novartis”). The subject matter refers……

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MALAYSIA: LATEST UPDATES ON PATENT PROSECUTION MATTERS

14th June, 2016

On 1 June 2016, the Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) has issued three practice directions on amendments to patent applications, divisional applications and recording a filing date for patent applications. Amendments……

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MALAYSIA: COURT OF APPEAL HELD PATENT VALID

27th October, 2015

The appellants in Yeohata Machineries Sdn. Bhd. & Anor v Coil Master Sdn. Bhd. appealed against the decision of the High Court which dismissed the appellants’ claim that the Defendants infringed the……

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SINGAPORE: POST-GRANT AMENDMENTS

24th October, 2014

In the case of Genpharm International Inc v Lonza Biologics Tuas Pte Ltd, the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) awarded costs of S$475.00 against the Applicant with S$300 for interlocutory proceedings……

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Malaysia: Good And Bad News For NEP Holdings

26th September, 2013

In the case of NEP Holdings (Malaysia) Berhad v C.K Filtration Technology Sdn Bhd, the High Court of Malaya in Kuala Lumpur upheld the validity of NEP Holdings (Malaysia) Berhad’s Malaysian patent……

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Singapore: Attack On Inventorship

19th August, 2013

In the case of Energenics Pte. Ltd. v Musse Singapore Pte. Ltd. and Another, the High Court of Singapore rejected Energenics Pte. Ltd.’s application to reintroduce the issue of one Mansel’s inventorship……

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WHAT MADE THIS MALAYSIAN PATENT REVOKED?

13th February, 2012

The Malaysian High Court in Shah Alam, Selangor has recently revoked Malaysian Patent No. MY-103619-A and the reasons for the revocations made an interesting reading. In the case of Nehemiah Reinforced Sdn.……

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