Articles - Insider Perspective
The (Copyright) Game is Afoot: A Look at IP Issues Surrounding Netflix’s Latest Film, Enola Holmes
Insider Perspective
The (Copyright) Game is Afoot: A Look at IP Issues Surrounding Netflix’s Latest Film, Enola Holmes
With all the “work from home” going on, we’ve all likely been watching more film and TV than usual. For me, one of the more interesting releases this year is Enola Holmes on Netflix. This is perhaps in part because it’s a UK production (I’m originally from the UK and it’s nice to see big-name films being produced there), but it could also be because of a related complaint filed in the District Court of New Mexico alleging that the film infringes copyright in the original Arthur Conan Doyle novels.
Fresh Articles, Insights & Case Studies Delivered to Your Inbox Monthly.
Subscribe to Newsletter
The Birth of IPOS International, One Year On
Insider Perspective
The Birth of IPOS International, One Year On
We were there at the birth of IPOS International. Like an expectant – pun intended – parent awaiting and planning for the birth of their child. However, nothing could prepare us for the actual whirlwind of activities this new beginning would entail!
A Cure for Covid-19 – Patent Pending?
Global Trends & Tech | Insider Perspective
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. Repurposed drugs where pre-existing drugs are used for new therapeutic uses like COVID-19 treatment is the current strategy of choice as these drugs provide significant reduction in development time and costs. 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
Managing Intangible Assets | Global Trends & Tech | Insider Perspective
Growing Your Business While Embracing CSR – A Razer Case Study
Many of us are familiar with Razer Inc. (“Razer”) 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. This is, without a doubt, an excellent display of corporate social responsibility (“CSR”) by a local company for its home country. However, as a business, did Razer benefit from its CSR activities? And how was it able to pivot into mask manufacturing? Let us examine this from the perspective of intangible assets.
Harnessing data to assess the impact of a viral pandemic
Global Trends & Tech | Insider Perspective
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. IP Strategist - Alrik Tan offers his perspective on how data surrounding the COVID-19 situation can be interpreted in a variety of ways to assess its true impact upon businesses: Patent Examiner - Terence Tan also sheds light on how the world is working at unprecedented speed to discover a solution, and how businesses are pivoting to support this cause by leveraging their IA and IP.
Overcoming IP Challenges for Commercial Success: A Chat with AU Optronics
Global Trends & Tech | Insider Perspective
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.
Reimagine Your Business with IP
Managing Intangible Assets | Global Trends & Tech | Insider Perspective
Reimagine Your Business with IP
Adapt. Transform. Innovate. Digitalise. SMEs must __________ to be competitive in our new economy. Fill in the blank with any of the words above and you get a headline that is too often seen in the news.
IP Management Strategies for Water Startups: A Webinar
Managing Intangible Assets | Insider Perspective
IP Management Strategies for Water Startups: A Webinar
Hear from our IP Strategist Fu Zhikang on how water startups can leverage their intangible assets (IA) and intellectual property (IP) to succeed in collaboration and licensing negotiations, and drive business growth and expansion.
From Pulling Data To Pushing Borders
Global Trends & Tech | Insider Perspective
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.