Thailand – Patent on Traditional Knowledge (Pueraria Candollei) – Thai Supreme Court Decision No. 4783/2549

Pueraria Candollei (also known as Peuraria Mirifica), commonly known as Thai Kudzu, is an herb often found in various parts of Thailand. Thai people have long traditional knowledge on the use of this her. The Pueraria Candollei is mostly found in mixed forest where two or more dominant species grow. Researchers in various countries discovered […]

Impact of China-ASEAN Free Trade Agreement on Intellectual Property System and Vice Versa

China-ASEAN free trade agreement has taken its full effect since 1 January 2010 and in terms of trade volume, creates the world’s third-largest free trade zone after European Economic Area and the North American Free Trade Area. This trade agreement between China and the 10 ASEAN countries, namely Laos, Vietnam, Philippines, Brunei, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, […]