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Are Computer-Implemented Inventions Patentable in Singapore?
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Are Computer-Implemented Inventions Patentable in Singapore?
Patentability of computer-implemented inventions can be highly contentious. The court scene on computer program patentability in Singapore is much more muted, and important legal questions relating to the subject matters of exclusion and the exclusion test await a clear answer.
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IP Playbook for Going Global
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IP Playbook for Going Global
So, your company has reached a milestone. Sales are good and you are finding the local market a little saturated. You have a good product and you are eager to grow your business further. Perhaps it’s time to start looking overseas?
Op-Ed: Artificial Intelligence and Intellectual Property Rights in the Fight against COVID-19
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Op-Ed: Artificial Intelligence and Intellectual Property Rights in the Fight against COVID-19
Nine days before the World Health Organization officially notified the public of a flu-like outbreak in China, a small Canadian artificial intelligence startup warned its clients of a potential outbreak near a market in Wuhan, China.
A Cure for Covid-19 – Patent Pending?
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A Cure for Covid-19 – Patent Pending?
The recent COVID-19 pandemic has sparked a race in the biomedical industry to find effective COVID-19 treatments. While enterprises dealing in repurposed drugs will experience great growth opportunities to meet the needs and demands of new customers and markets, they also face challenges of patent protection in having to prove the effectiveness of the new uses and fulfil the other patent requirements.
Growing Your Business While Embracing CSR – A Razer Case Study
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Growing Your Business While Embracing CSR – A Razer Case Study
Many of us are familiar with Razer Inc. as one of the top global gaming hardware companies. During this COVID-19 crisis, Razer moved out of the gaming space to help Singapore and South East Asia combat the virus by manufacturing and distributing surgical masks.
Harnessing Data to Assess the Impact of a Viral Pandemic
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Harnessing Data to Assess the Impact of a Viral Pandemic
Data, as an intangible asset, can be harnessed to help enterprises not only make sense of these uncertain times but open up new possibilities to overcome the challenges it brings. Our IP Strategists offer insight into how data surrounding the COVID-19 situation can be interpreted for business outcomes.
Overcoming IP Challenges for Commercial Success: A Chat with AU Optronics
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Overcoming IP Challenges for Commercial Success: A Chat with AU Optronics
Dr. Spencer Yu, Senior Director, Head of Intellectual Asset Office of AUO shares his views on successful commercialisation collaborations, intellectual property (IP) challenges and the US-China trade war's impact on IP.
Enhance Your Evolving Tech-Business With An Enduring Brand
Managing Intangible Assets | Global Trends & Tech
Enhance Your Evolving Tech-Business With An Enduring Brand
If you are running a tech business, which intangible asset is the most important, your technology, brand, data, or network of business relationships? In the first instance, one might immediately perceive the technology to be of greatest importance, since it is the most basic aspect which the business is built upon.
Reimagine Your Business with IP
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Reimagine Your Business with IP
Much ink has been spilt by the media on how business models and paradigms must change in order for companies to remain relevant in the face of rapid technological advancements and increasing global connectivity. Much less has been written on how exactly SMEs can transform their business.
From Pulling Data to Pushing Borders
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From Pulling Data to Pushing Borders
Understanding data well opens new business opportunities. IP Strategist Alrik Tan illustrates how companies like WeChat and Nintendo uses data to push boundaries and grow new markets.
Intellectual Property Rights and the Virtual World
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Intellectual Property Rights and the Virtual World
How does intellectual property (IP) work in the virtual world? IP Strategist Mark Cheng talks about the use of IP in virtual reality (VR) and the potential opportunities and pitfalls.
Harnessing IP in Today’s Digital Economy
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Harnessing IP in Today’s Digital Economy
How do you place a value on intangible resources within your company? Head of Enterprise Engagement, Ong Pei Wen shares on the value and impact of intangible assets on businesses today and the potential opportunities and risks associated with IP.