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Singapore Trade Marks – USA Pro IP Limited’s Applications for Invalidation and Revocation of Montfort Services were successfully made out – Montfort Services Sdn. Bhd. v USA Pro IP Limited [2018] SGIPOS 3

Intellectual Property News In a decision rendered by the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore ("IPOS"), it has held that USA PRO IP Limited’s applications for invalidation and revocation succeeded on... Read more
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POST KEPPEL O&M: DON’T BE NEXT!

Intellectual Property News Singapore has long been known for low levels of corruption. In 2017, Singapore was ranked the 6th least corrupted country in the world based on the Corruption... Read more
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Deferred Prosecution Agreements in Singapore

Intellectual Property News   (A) DPA in Singapore? In a 16 January 2018 Business Times article, it was reported that Minister for Home Affairs and Law K Shanmugam announced that... Read more
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Singapore Trade Marks – Clarins Fragrance Group’s Opposition Against BenQ Materials Corp’s Trade Mark Application Failed on All Pleaded Grounds – Clarins Fragrance Group F.K.A Thierry Mugler Parfums S.A.S v BenQ Materials Corp. [2018] SGIPOS 2

Intellectual Property News In a decision rendered by the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS), it was held that Clarins Fragrance Group’s opposition against BenQ Materials Corp.’s trade mark application... Read more
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Singapore Patents – High Court Upholds Validity of Patent and Grants Declaration of Validity and Declaration of Infringement of Asserted Claims – Rohm and Haas Electronic Materials CMP Holdings, Inc (Formerly Known as Rodel Holdings, Inc) v Nexplanar Corp

Intellectual Property News In a decision rendered by George Wei J of the Singapore High Court dated 8 December 2017, the High Court upheld the validity of the Rohm and... Read more
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Singapore Patents – High Courts disallows Correction to Patent Register with regard to Error in Priority Application Number due to Undue Delay and there being no Exceptional Grounds to rely upon for Bristol-Myers in seeking correction – Norvatis (Singapor

Intellectual Property News In a decision rendered by Singapore’s High Court on 20 December 2017, the High Court allowed an application by Novartis (Singapore) Pte Ltd (commenced under Section 44(1)... Read more
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Singapore Trade Marks – Guccio Gucci S.P.A succeeds in Opposition Proceedings against Guccitech Industries (Private Ltd)’s Similar Trade Mark – Guccio Gucci S.P.A v Guccitech Industries (Private Ltd) [2018] SGIPOS 1

Intellectual Property News In a decision rendered by the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS), IPOS held that Guccio Gucci S.p.A’s opposition against Guccitech Industries (Private Ltd)’s trade mark application... Read more
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Singapore Trade Marks – The Polo/Lauren Company, L.P.’s Application for Declaration of Invalidity against Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club Ltd.’s Trade Mark fails on all grounds – The Polo/Lauren Company, L.P. v Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club Ltd

Intellectual Property News In a decision rendered by an Assistant Registrar at the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS), IPOS held that an application for declaration of invalidity of Royal... Read more
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Singapore Trade Marks – Shipper not liable of Trade Mark Infringement (Louis Vuitton Malletier v Megastar Shipping Pte Ltd) (PT Alvenindo Sukses Ekspress, Third Party) and Other Suits

Intellectual Property News In a decision rendered by George Wei J, the Singapore High Court held that a freight forwarder was not liable for trade mark infringement in respect of... Read more
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Singapore Trade Mark Opposition – Starbucks Corporation v Morinaga Nyugyo Kabushiki Kaisha [2017] SGIPOS 18

Intellectual Property News SINGAPORE TRADE MARKS – STARBUCKS FAILS ON ALL OPPOSITION GROUNDS LODGED AGAINST MORINAGA MILK INDUSTRY CO., LTD.’S ALLEGEDLY “SIMILAR” TRADE MARK – STARBUCKS CORPORATION V MORINAGA NYUGYO... Read more
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Amendments to Granted Patent Claims dismissed by Singapore Court of Appeal due to Obvious Invalidity and Undue Delay in making amendments - Warner-Lambert Company LLC v Novartis (Singapore) Pte Ltd 2017 SGCA 45

Intellectual Property News SINGAPORE PATENTS – COURT OF APPEAL DISALLOWS AMENDMENTS TO GRANTED CLAIMS DUE TO OBVIOUS INVALIDITY AND UNDUE DELAY BY PLAINTIFF IN SEEKING AMENDMENTS – WARNER-LAMBERT COMPANY LLC... Read more
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Singapore Trade Marks - New Yorker S.H.K Jeans GmbH & Co. KG Succeeds On Partial Revocation Against Daidoh Limited's Registered Mark - New Yorker S.H.K Jeans GbmH & Co. KG v Daidoh Limited [2017] SGIPOS 16

Intellectual Property News SINGAPORE TRADE MARKS – NEW YORKER S.H.K JEANS GMBH & CO. KG SUCCEEDS ON PARTIAL REVOCATION AGAINST DAIDOH LIMITED’S REGISTERED MARK – NEW YORKER S.H.K JEANS GMBH... Read more
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Singapore Registered Trade Mark Invalidated due to Lack of Distinctiveness - Eley Trading Sdn Bhd v Kwek Soo Chuan [2017] SGIPOS 15

Intellectual Property News SINGAPORE TRADE MARKS - IPOS INVALIDATES REGISTERED TRADE MARK FOR LACK OF DISTINCTIVENESS – ELEY TRADING SDN BHD V KWEK SOO CHUAN [2017] SGIPOS 15 In a... Read more
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Patent Revocation Proceedings - Singapore High Court has no jurisdiction - Sun Electric Pte Ltd v Sunseap Group Pte Ltd and others [2017] SGHC 232

Intellectual Property News   SINGAPORE PATENTS - SINGAPORE HIGH COURT RULES THAT IT HAS NO JURISDICTION TO REVOKE PATENTS – SUN ELECTRIC PTE LTD V SUNSEAP GROUP PTE LTD AND... Read more
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The Alpha & Omega Team Celebrates our Nation's 51st Birthday with a Singapore Breakfast and sharing of stories on how proud we are to be part of Singapore.

The Alpha & Omega team celebrates our nation's 51st birthday with a Singapore breakfast and sharing of stories on how proud we are to be part of Singapore. The variety... Read more
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"The Invisible Edge" A Power Luncheon Talk by Alpha & Omega Law Corporation & Broc Consulting

Organisation/Invitee: Alpha & Omega Law Corporation and Broc Consulting Event Name: "The Invisible Edge" Topics: Overview of the importance of intangible assets, corporate branding and related laws to promote brand portfolio and generate... Read more
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Seminar on IP Law

Date: Tentative 22/01/2016 Organisation/Invitee: POLWEL Co-operative Society Limited Event Name: POLWEL Co-operative Society Limited Seminar on IP Law  Topics: IP Law  Read more
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APAA 2015

Date: 13-17/11/2015 Organisers: Asian Patent Attorneys Association (APAA) Event Name: APAA 2015 Remarks: Attending  Read more
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ALB Japan IP Conference 2015

Date: 11/11/2015 Organisation/Invitee: Thomson Reuters Event Name: ALB Japan IP Conference 2015 Topics: Overview of the IP environment in Asia Pacific Sponsor and Speaker (Alpha & Omega is a sponsor of the event. Our... Read more
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IPBC Asia 2015

Date: 08-10/11/2015 Organisers: IPBC Asia 2015 Event Name: IPBC Asia 2015 Host Sponsor (Alpha & Omega is a host sponsor of the event.)  Read more
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FLAsia (Franchising & Licensing Asia) 2015

Date: 29/10/2015 Organisation/Invitee: Bizlink Exhibition Services Pte Ltd Event Name: FLAsia (Franchising & Licensing Asia) 2015  Topics: Intellectual Property Rights in Franchising Speaker (Our founder Renee will be speaking at the conference.)  Read more
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IP Career Consult at SIM

Date: 15/10/2015 Organisation/Invitee: Intellectual Propoerty Office of Singapore Event Name: IP Career Consult at SIM Topics: IPM consultancy profession with focus on branding  Read more
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5th Global Forum on Intellectual Property 2015

Date: 24-28/08/2015 Organisers: Intellectual Propoerty Office of Singapore & IP Academy Singapore Event Name: 5th Global Forum on Intellectual Property 2015  Read more
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5th Global Forum on Intellectual Property 2015

Date: 24-28/08/2015 Organisers: Intellectual Propoerty Office of Singapore & IP Academy Singapore Event Name: 5th Global Forum on Intellectual Property 2015 Remarks: Attended  Read more
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INTA Annual Meeting 2015

Date: 02-06/05/2015 Organisers: International Trademark Association (INTA) Event Name: INTA Annual Meeting 2015 Remarks: Attended  Read more
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IP Consult - Managing your IP

Date: 29/10/2014 Organisation/Invitee: Intellectual Propoerty Office of Singapore Event Name: IP Consult - Managing your IP Topics: IP Strategy for SMEs   Read more
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Announcement: Upgrading of IT Systems from 1st to 5th of July

Dear clients and colleagues, Please take note that we are upgrading our IT systems. Upgrading will commence  from Friday, 1st July from 2359 hours to Tuesday, 5th July at 2359... Read more