Region: Hong Kong

New arrangement for reciprocal enforcement of cross-border judgments to aid IP enforcement in China

An arrangement taking effect this month for the cross-border enforcement of judgments offers brand owners a new weapon in the face of infringement in Hong Kong and Mainland China.

11 January 2024

Brand protection at the Hong Kong border: insights and strategies from the front line

Featured in Border and customs protection around the world

In the latest edition from our series exploring the challenges of brand protection at the borders and ports of entry in various countries, we head to Hong Kong.

05 January 2024

Scotch Whisky gains certification mark in Hong Kong

This is good news for whisky brand owners, as the certification will enable easier enforcement.

19 September 2023

Scotch Whisky protected in Hong Kong; Pornhub accuses kebab shop of confusion; fake Wilko websites – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at the UKIPO launching a second digital service consultation focusing on trademarks, and much more.

22 August 2023

How to expand your IP team to Asia

In this week’s Saturday opinion, two major brand owners offer their advice for establishing IP operations in Asia – and the pitfalls to avoid.

08 July 2023

Innovation developments at Asia-Pacific IP offices

Featured in WTR Special Report Q2 2023: Spotlight on Asia-Pacific: A guide to strategically navigating the evolving landscape

04 July 2023

Private practice expertise through the WTR 1000

Featured in WTR Special Report Q2 2023: Spotlight on Asia-Pacific: A guide to strategically navigating the evolving landscape

04 July 2023

Innovation at the Hong Kong IP Office: spotlight on non-core tools and services

Featured in IP office tools and services

In a major update, representatives from the Hong Kong IP Department reveal the innovative non-core tools and services it offers for trademark users – and some of those planned for the future.

09 May 2023

Live updates: IP offices implement measures in wake of coronavirus crisis

WTR provides an updated look at measures that national IP offices conducted in response to the covid-19 pandemic.

05 May 2023

Hong Kong IP office warns of fraud; Marks & Spencer trademark spat; Tata Steel counterfeit raid – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at the Delhi High Court ordering the trademark office to withdraw notice of abandonment for nearly 190,000 applications, and much more.

14 April 2023

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