Indonesia – The Jakarta Buddha Bar Story

What’s in a trade name without a registered trademark in a business or to be more specific, the restaurant business? Apparently, it can be no less distinguishable than the original registered trademark. Take the example of the once registered trademark, Buddha Bar, in Jakarta, Indonesia. As reported in The Jakarta Post (online) on 22 April […]

India – Patents (Amendment) Act 2008

Introduced in Parliament on 21 July 2008, the Patents (Amendment) Bill mainly sought to implement certain measures under the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS Agreement) as amended by the protocol thereto concluded in Geneva on 6 December 2005 (the Protocol), and to give effect to the decision adopted by the General […]