New Straits Times – Family recipe, cooking methods, music, books, art, painting etc. - you might be in possession of an asset which brings great economic opportunities
Have a family recipe which has been passed down through generations? Been making music or art as a hobby during leisure time? These intangible assets are eligible for intellectual property protection which could turn into economic opportunity if they are properly managed and a well-planned commercial strategy is set out.
The Star – 4As wastes no time in eliminating unethical practice of dishonest advertisers claiming intellectual property ownership without paying or appointing creators of the ideas
Association of Accredited Advertising Agents Malaysia (4As) emphasizes that ownership of intellectual property remains with advertising agency and advises to look out for unethical clauses in agreements and remove them before signing.
Malay Mail – Western companies turn to Malaysia for alternative source of supply as it improves in intellectual property protection ranking
Amid US-China Trade War, Malaysia sees increasing attention from Western companies looking for alternative sources of supply as it advances in the ranking of International Intellectual Property Index released by U.S Chamber of Commerce’s Global Innovation Policy Centre.
Schools and tertiary institution who participated in the Intellectual Property Awards 2018 has showcase the creativity and innovation in students, as some of the products and inventions proved to be invaluable and will be patented.