Region: Indonesia

Register Tracker Asia-Pacific: January-April 2021

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China dominates this landscape with local brand owners active at home and in neighbouring countries.

21 June 2021

Improvements to Indonesia’s IP regime amidst covid-19 outbreak boost trademark applications

The Directorate General of Intellectual Property has taken progressive steps to accommodate the needs of IP owners during the covid-19 outbreak, resulting in a higher volume of registrations.

10 November 2020

Surge in counterfeit imports into Southeast Asia: crucial customs strategies for brand owners

Exports of counterfeit goods from China are increasingly heading to Southeast Asia. This guest analysis explores the strategies that rights holders should employ.

04 November 2020

‘Counterfeit goods are strictly prohibited’ – Tokopedia responds to brand owner concerns

Following reports of a growing problem with fake goods on Indonesian online marketplace Tokopedia, a company spokesperson tells WTR that combating counterfeits “possess its own challenges”.

27 October 2020

Tokopedia emerges as primary battlefield in war against counterfeit goods

Indonesian marketplace Tokopedia is being criticised for a lack of engagement with rights holders and inconsistent action on counterfeit goods, so brand owners are urged to push for stronger anti-counterfeiting measures.

21 October 2020

The Madrid Protocol in Indonesia: what you need to know

Indonesia’s membership in the Madrid Protocol has had a noticeable impact on several aspects of daily practice and on the IP office itself, with a number of important developments for trademark professionals to note.

23 September 2020

New data on the Madrid Protocol in Indonesia

Crunching the numbers on filing in Indonesia provides invaluable insight into the impact that the Madrid Protocol is having on the country’s IP office and highlights several issues of which trademark professionals need to be aware.

16 September 2020

Arrest over fake Tokyo 2020 medals; counterfeit lemons seized; Indonesia trademark rise – news digest

In our latest round-up, we look at the Chinese government bringing live-streaming for IP services to Douyin (the Chinese version of TikTok), a shipment of counterfeit belts being seized in Louisville, and much more.

07 August 2020

Recent changes to trademark prosecution in Indonesia – what you need to know

Trademark owners and practitioners should be aware of certain changes to trademark prosecution that have recently taken place in Indonesia.

20 May 2020

Indonesian IP office and other government bodies limit operations due to covid-19

Pursuant to a notification issued on 30 March 2020 regarding the Covid-19 outbreak, the Indonesian Directorate General of Intellectual Property has closed its physical counters while optimising online channels for IP matters.

31 March 2020

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