Malaysia Charmayne Ong Poh Yin

Partner - SKRINE

Charmayne Ong was admitted as a partner of Skrine in 1996. She is a registered patent agent, design agent and trademark agent in Malaysia. She is the head of the IP division of Skrine and is in charge of both the trademarks registration practice group and the IT and e-commerce practice group.

Ms Ong’s areas of practice include managing the registration of trademarks and general advisory work relating to the classic forms of IP rights: trademarks, copyright, industrial design rights and patents. Her experience has involved advising on and the drafting of contracts in intellectual property (eg, licensing, franchising, distributorships, contract manufacturing and technology transfers). She is also familiar with IT and e-commerce matters, having been involved in cases relating to e-commerce, internet banking, cyber laws, communications and multimedia.

Ms Ong was named as one of AsiaLaw’s Leading Lawyers for intellectual property (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016). She has been listed as a leading individual in Legal 500 Asia Pacific for IT and telecommunications (2008-2016). She is also listed as a leading individual in IP by Chambers Asia (2009-2016). She was also recognised by Who’s Who Legal as one of the best legal practitioners in Malaysia in the field of information technology (2014 and 2016).

Firm details

Unit 50-8-1
8th Floor
Wisma UOA Damansara
50 Jalan Dungun
Damansara Heights
Kuala Lumpur 50490

Contact details

T: +60 3 2081 3999

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