ASEAN-USPTO ADVANCED WORKSHOP ON THREE-DIMENSIONAL AND OTHER NON-TRADITIONAL MARKS
15 February 2019 – MyIPO hosted the ASEAN-USPTO Advanced Workshop on Three-Dimensional and Other Non-Traditional Marks which was held which was organized by United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) and ASEAN Secretariat.
Designed to be practical with lectures, discussions and simulation exercises, the workshop encouraged active participation and exchange of knowledge among the participants. Throughout the knowledge sharing from speakers from USPTO, Ms.Cynthia Henderson and Ms.Attiya Malik, they gained an insight of the three-dimensional marks and non-traditional marks which includes colour, sound, scent, motion, hologram, texture, tactile and touch. (more)
JIWA SME CONFERENCE 2019
30 January 2019 – Dato ‘Mohd Roslan Mahayudin emphasized the importance of brand registration in expanding businesses at the JIWA SME Conference 2019 today.
The Director General of MyIPO notes that brand registration at MyIPO will grant exclusive rights to its owners.
“The trademark owner who registered their trade mark at MyIPO may take legal action against those who infringe their trademark. They also may seek cooperation from the Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumerism (KPDNHEP) to seizure the counterfeit goods.” (more)
COURTESY CALL FROM EMBASSY OF JAPAN IN MALAYSIA
18 January 2019 – Dato’ Mohd Roslan Mahayudin, Director General of MyIPO received a courtesy call from Commercial Attaché, Embassy of Japan in Malaysia, Mr. Sosuke Tanaka at MyIPO office today.
The one-hour meeting had discussed several important issues on IP legislations and protection in Malaysia, particularly the acts to combat counterfeit products.
The visit provides an opportunity for both sides to discuss ongoing efforts and new initiatives to raise public awareness about counterfeiting.
SIGN-OFF MEETING FOR ICT STRATEGIC PLAN 2018 – 2020
14 January 2019 – Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) has proactively formulated the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Strategic Plan to empower and strengthen MyIPO’s delivery system, Dato’ Mohd Roslan said today.
Specifically, the ICT Strategic Plan comprises four strategic imperatives for the transformation journey till 2020. (more)
NEWLY APPOINTED DIRECTOR GENERAL OF MyIPO
2 January 2018 – Intellectual Property Corporation of Malaysia (MyIPO) today announced the new appointed Director General, Dato’ Mohd. Roslan bin Mahayudin. Mohd. Roslan holds a Bachelor of Law from Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM). He has served the government for over 31 years and his last post was the Director of Enforcement, Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumerism.
He was welcomed by the Deputies Director General, Assistants Director General and Head of Divisions. He also visited the Customer Service Counter and was followed by a briefing session.(more)