Monday IPDate February 20, 2023

Patent news

JPO: The Japanese Patent Law as amended in 2021 will come into effect on 1 April 2023

Enforcement of the revised patent law on relaxation of requirements for restoration of patent rights.

Trademark news

Myanmar: New Trademarks Law anticipated in Myanmar in March 2023

On 12 January 2023, the Department of Intellectual Property of Myanmar under the Ministry of Commerce issued a notice stating that the new Trade Mark Law (2019) is anticipated to come into force in March 2023.