Provides advice on IPR protection. including information on the registration of patents and trademarks
In any foreign market companies should consider several general principles for effective protection of their intellectual property. For background, please link to our article on Protecting Intellectual Property and Stopfakes.gov for more resources.
Singapore has signed a number of major IPR treaties, such as the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property, the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) copyright treaty, the Berne Convention for Literary and Artistic Works, the Madrid System for the International Registration of Marks, and the Patent Cooperation Treaty.
IP Contact in Southeast Asian region
Name: Ms. Kitisri Sukhapinda, IP Attaché
Office of Regional IP Attaché for Southeast Asia
Address: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, U.S. Embassy Bangkok, Room 302,
GPF Witthayu Tower A, 93/1 Wireless Road, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
Telephone: (662) 205-5913
For more information, contact ITA’s Office of Intellectual Property Rights Director, Stevan Mitchell at Stevan.Mitchell@trade.gov.