The Trademarks Act 2019 came into force on 27 Dec 2019, repealing the previous Trade Marks Act 1976. The new Act introduced many changes to the Malaysian trademark regime to bring it in line with international standards and practice. This webinar will highlight the key features and changes brought about by the new Act.
Sri Sarguna Raj heads the Intellectual Property Practice Group in Christopher & Lee Ong, and focuses on intellectual property law in relation to both contentious and non-contentious work.
He assists and represents clients in disputes relating to patents, copyright, privacy and trade secrets, trademark, passing off, industrial designs, advertising and domain names and also in connection to various aspects of enforcement of intellectual property rights. Over the years, he has represented clients from a diverse range of sectors in litigation and in managing and implementing anti-piracy and anti-counterfeiting programmes for them.
His non-litigation work includes drafting and advising on intellectual property issues in corporate and commercial transactions, particularly with regard to licensing, franchising, regulatory advice, entertainment, sponsorship, and merchandising.
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