At a Glance – Trademark Practices in Vietnam: Your 2007 Update

On February 14, 2007 the Vietnam National Office of Intellectual Property (NOIP) announced changes relating to trademark practices. We bring you an easy reference update. Descriptive Section: The type of mark must be described as: ordinary mark, collective mark, certification; or associated mark Associated Marks/Goods and Services If previous applications have been lodged, details of […]

Singapore High Court Affirms It Own Decision

Dextra Asia Co Ltd and Dextra Manufacturing Co Ltd (collectively referred to as “Dextra”), the owners of rights in Asia to “Bartec”, a patented invention used in reinforcing concrete in the construction of buildings sued Mariwu Industrial Co (S) Pte Ltd in 2006 for alleged infringement of their Singapore patent. The trial judge, Tan Lee […]