Intellectual property

Singapore High Court dismisses cybersquatter's lawsuit against Grab unit

THE Singapore High Court has dismissed a lawsuit by management consultancy 3 Corporate Services (3CS) against Grabtaxi Holdings, a unit of Grab, over a dispute involving 3CS' attempt to sell an...

Singapore unveils intellectual property initiatives to support Asean Industry 4.0

THE Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) has announced a series of initiatives to support Asean's Industry 4.0 development.

New IPOS entity to help Singapore firms take their intangible assets global

THE Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS) has launched IPOS International - a new entity that will support the growth of businesses through the commercialisation of their intangible...

Beyond R&D: Capturing and commercialising IP

THE quest for Singapore to be an innovation-driven economy has been relentless since the last decade. This focus was intensified with the announcement of a record S$19 billion five-year Research,...

Singapore a well placed hub to monetise intangible assets

AS a financial hub, Singapore is well placed to work with international and local partners to appraise, as well as better monetise and finance intangible assets, which account for an increasingly...

How Jeffrey Tiong grew Patsnap from patent search tool into a provider of global IP intelligence

A Xiaomi smartphone. A tablet of Berocca. A Chevrolet. Though far removed from one another, they are connected by one thing: an intellectual property navigation system that guides the innovation...

Making eco-friendly jewellery trendy

Ms Elaine Tan has been making jewellery since she was a teenager and finally took the plunge to start her own business a few years ago. The 30-year-old, who is behind the brand Amado Gudek, talks...