Malaysia – Trade Description Act Introduced

Keeping pace with changing times, the Malaysian Government recently passed the Trade ¬†Descriptions Act, 2011 (TDA). The Act aims to tighten trade mark enforcement provisions by prohibiting false trade descriptions and false or misleading statements, conducts and practices in relation to goods or services, thereby protecting the interest of consumers. The TDA is expected to […]

Jail For Lady Counterfeiter In Manila

There are rare occasions by which a criminal case is filed for violation of the Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines (Republic Act No. 8293). But in those rare occasions, the Philippine courts do not hesitate to sink their teeth in deeply and put the counterfeiter behind bars. After more than a decade of legal […]