Under the introduction of website www.apaaonline.org. The Asian Patent Attorneys Association (“APAA”) is a non-governmental organisation dedicated to promoting and enhancing intellectual property protection in the Asian region (including Australia and New Zealand).
Established in December 1969, membership of APAA is open to individuals practising the profession of patent attorney in the Asian region as well as organisations which comprise such individuals and are constituted in the Asian region. The association now has about 2,315 members from 17 Recognised Groups in Australia, Bangladesh, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Macau, Malaysia, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam as well as from Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, Laos, Mongolia, Myanmar and Nepal.
The members include some of Asia’s leading practitioners of intellectual property law. They meet annually at a Council meeting and triennielly at a General Assembly at a location within the Asian Region to, amongst others, network and exchange views and information concerning intellectual property protection in the Region.
With its large pool of members and expertise, APAA is well placed to play an influential role in promoting and enhancing intellectual property protection in the Asian Region.(*)
In 2013, Vietnam is proud to organize APAA 2013 in Hanoi from 19-22/10/2013.
Lawyer Nguyen Thanh Ha, Chairman of SB Law, has led the delegates to attend this APAA 2013.
During the meeting, lawyer Nguyen Thanh Ha attended the activities of APAA and discussed with the partners fromother countries.
Lawyer Nguyen Thanh Ha and C.K. Kwong, Chairman APAA
Lawyer Nguyen Thanh Ha informed the members on the protection of intellectual property rights in Vietnam and the capacity of SB Law in this area.
Lawyer Nguyen Thanh Ha and other delegates in the meeting
Additionally, SB Law has shown the desire to cooperate with foreign lawyers and agents in Asia to provide the best service for Vietnamese clients to protect the intellectual property rights abroad.
Being the active attendant in APAA, SB Law desired and committed to improve the international corporation in intellectual property rights to bring the benefits for Clients.
(*) Content from website www.apaaonline.org.