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Senior Legal Counsel at Henry Goh & Co Sdn Bhd
Azlina Aisyah Khalid is the senior legal counsel at Henry Goh & Co Sdn Bhd and heads the prosecution unit of the trademark department. In addition to her core strength in strategic trademark protection, she also provides clients with pre-litigation advice on IP infringement matters, passing off issues and corporate IP due diligence. Her knowledge and skills extend to securing trade description orders for enforcement and consultancy on franchise and licensing agreements, together with domain name protection.
Ms Khalid read law at the University of Kent in Canterbury, United Kingdom, graduating with honours in the early 1990s. She has specialised in intellectual property since she started legal practice at a leading law firm in Malaysia. She joined Henry Goh in 2004 and is a registered trademark, patent, geographical indication and industrial design agent. She routinely represents the firm at international conferences held by INTA, the Asian Patent Attorneys Association and the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys. She is an alumna of the Association of Overseas Technical Scholarship of Japan.
Ms Khalid has received recognition and accolades from industry peers, having been recognised in Asialaw Leading Lawyers since 2012. She has also been listed as one of Malaysia’s recommended individuals for trademarks in the WTR 1000 since 2012. In recent years, she has been distinguished as a World Intellectual Property Review Leader.
One of the most notable cases that she has worked on involved providing counsel and litigation support services to one of the world’s biggest food and drink manufacturers in suing six different defendants for industrial design infringement. Another noteworthy contribution involved leading a trademark appeal case at the High Court of Malaya, the decision of which is now considered as good law in Malaysian trademark practice. Ms Khalid has effectively coordinated numerous legal actions for clients concerning IP infringement.
She is the editor of the firm’s publications and often speaks at seminars, both locally and internationally.